The Cincinnati Bengals have signed third-round DE Joseph Ossai to a rookie contract, the team announced.
OFFICIAL! 🖊 We've signed our remaining two unsigned draft picks — WR Ja’Marr Chase and DE Joseph Ossai.
— Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) June 2, 2021
This officially wraps up Cincinnati’s 10-player 2021 draft class.
Ossai, 21, was a three-year starter at Texas and was named first-team All-Big Ten in 2020.
Ossai is expected to sign a four-year deal worth $5,192,614 that includes a signing bonus of $1,136,446.
During his three years at Texas, Ossai recorded 165 tackles, 11 sacks, five forced fumbles, five deflections, and two interceptions.