Ownuasor faltered after being given the first crack at the starting inside linebacker job in Baltimore last season but will have a chance to revitalize his career in New York.
Onwuasor, 27, wound up signing on with the Ravens as an undrafted free agent out of Portland State back in 2016. He was waived at the start of the regular season and later signed to their the Ravens’ practice squad.
Baltimore eventually called him up to their active roster in October and brought him back on an exclusive rights contract the following year. He re-signed with the Ravens as a restricted free agent in 2019.
Onwuasor was testing the market as an unrestricted free agent in 2020.
In 2019, Onwuasor appeared in 14 games for the Ravens and recorded 64 tackles, three sacks, one forced fumble and one pass defenses.