Broncos Sign Fourth-Round TE Albert Okwuegbunam


The Denver Broncos have agreed to terms with fourth-round TE Albert Okwuegbunam to his rookie contract, according to Mike Klis.

Okwuegbunam will be the second Denver rookie to sign once he puts pen to paper officially. 

Round Player Pos. Status
1 Jerry Jeudy WR  
2 K. J. Hamler WR  
3 Michael Ojemudia CB Signed
3 Lloyd Cushenberry C  
3 McTelvin Agim DT  
4 Albert Okwuegbunam TE Signed
5 Justin Strnad LB  
6 Netane Muti G  
7 Tyrie Cleveland WR  
7 Derrek Tuszka DE  

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. 

He’s projected to receive a four-year, $4,044,042 rookie contract that includes a $749,042 signing bonus.

During his four-year college career, Okwuegbunam recorded 98 receptions for 1,187 yards receiving (12.1 YPC) and 23 touchdowns. 

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