Broncos Rookie TE Albert Okwuegbunam Out For Season With Torn ACL


Mike Klis of 9 News reports that Broncos rookie TE Albert Okwuegbunam is out for the season after suffering a torn ACL on Sunday.

Albert Okwuegbunam

You can expect the Broncos to place him on injured reserve in the coming days and add someone to their roster.

Okwuegbunam, 22, was a three-year starter at Missouri and earned second-team All-SEC honors in 2017. The Broncos selected him with the No. 118 pick in this year’s draft. 

Okwuegbunam signed a four-year, $4,044,042 rookie contract that included a $749,042 signing bonus.

In 2020, Okwuegbunam appeared in four games for the Broncos and caught 11 passes for 121 yards receiving and one touchdown.

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