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March 30, 2020 12:16 AM
Dolphins' Emmanuel Ogbah: Cleared from injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah (pectoral) said Thursday that he's been cleared to resume workouts, Cameron Wolfe of reports.

Ogbah missed the final six games of the 2019 regular season with Kansas City due to a torn pectoral injury he suffered Week 10. The 26-year-old has been a consistent threat in the pass rush since coming into the league in 2016, earning 18 sacks over 50 career games. Now healthy, he's one of a few offseason additions for the Dolphins in a defensive overhaul heading into 2020.

March 17, 2020 10:52 AM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Joins Miami project
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah (pectoral) is signing a two-year, $15 million contract with the Dolphins, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Ogbah become the latest piece for Miami's defensive overhaul, joining CB Byron Jones, LB/DE Kyle Van Noy and DE Shaq Lawson. The 26-year-old defensive end is recovering from a pectoral tear that sent him to IR in November, but prior to the injury he was well on his way to a career season in his first year with the Chiefs -- 32 tackles, 5.5 sacks, 11 QB hits in 10 games. Ogbah previously spent three seasons in Cleveland, where he averaged 40.7 tackles, 4.2 sacks and 9.7 QB hits in 13.3 games per year. His 70.1 PFF grade in 2019 was easily a career high.

February 22, 2020 12:48 AM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Effective despite injuries
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah (pectoral) finished the 2019 season with 32 tackles (23 solo) and 5.5 sacks over 10 games.

A torn pectoral muscle ended Ogbah's season after just 10 contests, but he was in line for career-best output across the board prior to the injury. He's scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent this offseason and will presumably find a number of suitors vying for his services.

November 18, 2019 04:28 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Moves to IR
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah (pectoral) was placed on injured reserve Monday, Sam McDowell of The Kansas City Star reports.

The 26-year-old was already declared out for the season after tearing his right pectoral muscle last week against the Titans, so the move is simply procedural. Ogbah underwent surgery to address the injury. Gehrig Dieter was promoted from the practice squad in a corresponding move.

November 12, 2019 09:20 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Done for season
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah will undergo season-ending surgery on his torn pectoral muscle this week, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

The Chiefs' fears were brought to light Monday, after an MRI confirmed Ogbah suffered a torn pectoral muscle in Sunday's game against Tennessee. The Oklahoma State product is set to become a free agent this offseason and is expected to make a full recovery. Ogbah finishes with one of the best campaigns of his career, as he recorded 32 tackles (23 solo) and 5.5 sacks in 10 games. His injury opens the door for more snaps for Alex Okafor (ankle) and Tanoh Kpassagnon.

November 11, 2019 02:52 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Waiting for MRI confirmation
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Chiefs are waiting for the MRI results to confirm Ogbah tore his right pectoral muscle, Nate Taylor of The Athletic reports.

If this injury is confirmed, Ogbah will be ruled out for the season. Houston's J.J. Watt suffered the same injury two weeks ago and is expected to be ready for the 2020 season, so the Chiefs hope Ogbah can receive a similar prognosis. Frank Clark, Tanoh Kpassagnon and Alex Okafor (ankle) are the team's remaining defensive ends. Ogbah tied his career high with 5.5 sacks through 10 games.

November 10, 2019 05:40 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Season-ending injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Coach Andy Reid said Ogbah tore his right pectoral muscle during Sunday's 35-32 loss to the Titans, Nate Taylor of The Athletic reports.

Although it hasn't been officially confirmed, Ogbah appears to have a season-ending injury. If that's the case, he'll finish the season with 29 tackles (20 solo), 4.5 sacks and three pass breakups over 10 games. The Chiefs currently only have two healthy defensive ends in Frank Clark and Tanoh Kpassagnon, but Alex Okafor (ankle) could return for Week 11's matchup against the Chargers.

November 10, 2019 03:56 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Injures chest Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah was forced out of Sunday's game against the Titans with a chest injury, Sam McDowell of The Kansas City Star reports.

The injuries continue to stack up on the Chiefs' defensive front, as Alex Okafor (ankle) is already inactive. With Ogbah on the sidelines, Frank Clark and Tanoh Kpassagnon are the only healthy defensive ends left.

October 28, 2019 02:16 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Records another sack
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah recorded four tackles (three solo) and one sack during Sunday's 31-24 loss to the Packers.

Ogbah has now logged 4.5 sacks across eight games. The 25-year-old played an increased role on defense Sunday with Frank Clark (neck) sidelined. If Clark is unable to suit up Week 9 against the Vikings, Ogbah will likely draw another start at defensive end.

October 18, 2019 10:00 AM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Returns to sack column
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah had three solo tackles, a sack and two passes defensed in Thursday's 30-6 win over the Broncos.

The 25-year-old played 43 of 67 defensive snaps and continues to see a relatively consistent workload behind starting DEs Frank Clark and Alex Okafor. Ogbah has 24 tackles (17 solo), 3.5 sacks and a forced fumble through seven games.

September 23, 2019 12:36 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Disruptive in win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah recorded two tackles (one solo), 1.5 sacks and one defended pass during Sunday's 33-28 win over the Ravens.

Ogbah now has 2.5 sacks in three games. The 25-year-old appears to be thriving in his role as a rotational pass rusher and complement to Frank Clark and Alex Okafor. He'll look to log another strong performance Week 4 against the Lions.

September 10, 2019 03:04 AM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Notches sack in Chiefs debut
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah recorded three tackles (two solo) and one sack during Sunday's 40-26 win over the Jaguars.

Ogbah was effective in Sunday's season opener, serving as a rotational pass rusher and complement to Alex Okafor and Frank Clark. The 25-year-old should be locked into a similar role going forward, making him a sack-dependent fantasy option in most IDP formats.

August 5, 2019 01:56 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Returns to action
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah (oblique) is participating at Monday's practice, Brooke Pryor of The Kansas City Star reports.

Ogbah left Sunday's practice early due to the oblique injury, but his quick return to the practice field indicates it was a minor issue. The 25-year-old should be available for Saturday's preseason opener against the Bengals, assuming he avoids a setback.

August 4, 2019 12:04 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Dealing with olique injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah was forced to leave practice early Sunday while dealing with an oblique injury, BJ Kissel of the Chiefs' official site reports.

It's unclear how Ogbah picked up the injury, but it's apparently serious enough to force him to leave practice. The Oklahoma State product was shipped to Kansas City this offseason from the Browns, where he racked up 122 tackles and 12.5 sacks in three seasons with the team. Ogbah is expected to have a solidified role in new coordinator Steve Spagnuolo's defense, so it's likely the team will be cautious when dealing with the 25-year-old's health.

April 1, 2019 11:28 PM
Chiefs' Emmanuel Ogbah: Dealt to Kansas City
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Browns traded Ogbah to the Chiefs on Monday in exchange for Eric Murray, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

The 32nd overall pick from the 2016 NFL Draft started each of his 40 games in three seasons for the Browns, recording 122 tackles (70 solo), 12.5 sacks and 17 passes defensed. While his pass-rushing skill never progressed after a 5.5-sack rookie campaign, Ogbah at least proved to be a solid run defender with a propensity for batting down throws. He became expandable after the Browns traded for Olivier Vernon, while the Chiefs have an obvious need for an edge rusher after losing Dee Ford and Justin Houston earlier this offseason. Ogbah likely will handle one of the starting spots at defensive end as the Chiefs transition to a 4-3 scheme under new coordinator Steve Spagnuolo.

March 9, 2019 11:00 PM
Browns' Emmanuel Ogbah: On the block
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Browns have placed Ogbah on the trading block, Mary Kay Cabot of reports.

With the Browns trading for pass rusher Oliver Vernon on Friday, Ogbah appears to be the odd man out in the defensive end rotation. A high ankle sprain in the 2018 season opener put him on the sideline for the next two games, and he was never quite the same after that. A second-round pick in 2016, he still has upside for a team looking to acquire an affordable defensive lineman while also willing to give up a draft pick.

December 3, 2018 12:36 PM
Browns' Emmanuel Ogbah: Tallies sack in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah recorded six tackles (four solo), including a sack, in Sunday's loss to Houston.

Ogbah's six tackles Sunday were a season high. He has three sacks on the year, all of which have come in the last six games. He'll look to continue his high quality play from the past few weeks into the Browns' Week 14 game against the Panthers.

November 14, 2018 04:28 PM
Browns' Emmanuel Ogbah: Two tackles against Atlanta
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah recorded two tackles and half of a sack during Sunday's victory over Atlanta.

Ogbah has logged at least 52 snaps in every game since Week 4, but he still isn't producing at a level that would make him worthy of IDP consideration.

October 21, 2018 10:04 PM
Browns' Emmanuel Ogbah: Gets in the sack column
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah accounted for 1.5 sacks and five combined tackles during Sunday's 26-23 overtime loss to Tampa Bay.

Ogbah was all over the field for Cleveland on Sunday -- batting balls down, making tackles in the backfield, and most importantly, getting after the passer for a Browns defense that has been average at doing that in 2018 (tied for 16th with 15 sacks as a team). In Week 8, Ogbah and the Browns front seven will look to get after Ben Roethlisberger and a Steelers offense that's allowed just nine sacks on the year.

September 28, 2018 01:16 PM
Browns' Emmanuel Ogbah: Practices Friday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ogbah (ankle) was a full participant in Friday's practice, Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports.

Ogbah appears to have finally recovered from an ankle sprain sustained during Cleveland's season opener. The starting defensive end appears on track to suit up for Sunday's game against the Raiders, in which case Chad Thomas would return to a depth role.

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