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92 Ola Adeniyi LB

Pittsburgh Steelers

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January 1, 2020 03:12 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: No stat line in season finale
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi failed to record a tackle in Sunday's 28-10 loss to the Ravens.

Adeniyi finishes the 2019 season having played just 64 defensive snaps with eight tackles and two forced fumbles in 16 games. He has one year remaining on his contract heading into 2020.

November 21, 2019 04:36 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Practices fully Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi (concussion) practiced in full Thursday.

Adeniyi left Week 11's loss to the Browns but has had extra time to recover since the game was on Thursday. He'll return to provide the Steelers depth at linebacker and on special teams.

November 14, 2019 10:00 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Won't return Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi (concussion) won't return to Thursday's game against the Browns.

Adeniyi suffered the concussion covering a punt after Pittsburgh's first possession of the game. The 22-year-old will have to fully clear the concussion protocol before returning to game action.

November 14, 2019 08:52 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Suffers possible concussion
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi exited Thursday's game against the Browns and is being evaluated for a concussion, Dale Lolley of DKPittsburghSports.com reports.

Adeniyi made a tackle covering a punt after Pittsburgh's first possession of the game and may have sustained a concussion. The 22-year-old will be done for the day and enter the concussion protocol if it's confirmed he suffered one.

November 13, 2019 03:28 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Ready to rock
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi (hip) does not carry an injury designation for Thursday's contest against the Browns, Missi Matthews of the Steelers' official site reports.

Adeniyi picked up a hip injury during Sunday's win over the Rams, and he's already managed to return to full health despite a short week for recovery. Expect the second-year pro to play his usual rotational role in Pittsburgh's linebacker corps Thursday.

November 11, 2019 01:20 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Nursing hip injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Coach Mike Tomlin said Monday that Adeniyi suffered a hip injury during Sunday's 17-12 win over the Rams, Missi Matthews of the Steelers' official site reports.

Adeniyi played a season-low seven snaps on defense Sunday without recording a single tackle. With a short week of recovery on tap before Thursday's tilt against the Browns, it remains to be seen whether the rotational linebacker will suit up Week 11.

September 5, 2019 02:56 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Feels healthy
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi said Thursday that he feels "100 percent" healthy, Brian Batko of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Adeniyi practiced in full Wednesday and said it's "up to the coaches" whether he suits up versus the Patriots on Sunday. The rotational linebacker appears to have fully recovered from knee surgery undergone mid-August.

September 5, 2019 12:28 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Back to full health
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi (knee) was not listed on Wednesday's injury report, Teresa Varley of the Steelers' official site reports.

Adeniyi underwent knee surgery to address a meniscus tear mid-August. He appears to have fully recovered and projects to play a depth role versus the Patriots on Sunday.

August 16, 2019 08:52 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Nursing meniscus tear
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi (knee) underwent surgery Friday to address a meniscus tear, Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Adeniyi is expected to remain sidelined a minimum of two to four weeks as he recovers. The second-year linebacker is competing for a depth spot in Pittsburgh, and isn't a lock to make the 53-man roster.

August 16, 2019 05:08 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Undergoes surgery
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi underwent surgery Friday to address an undisclosed injury, Joe Rutter of triblive.com reports.

Adeniyi will sit out Saturday's preseason contest against the Chiefs, and a timetable for his return remains undisclosed. The depth linebacker began his rookie season on injured reserve in 2018, ultimately playing one game for the Steelers after being activated in December.

January 6, 2019 02:40 AM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Plays one game in rookie season
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi was inactive for Pittsburgh's 16-13 win over Cincinnati in Week 17.

The rookie played in one game this season -- a 33-30 loss to the Chargers in Week 13. On the field for just nine defensive snaps, Adeniyi finished the 2018 season with one tackle. He has two years remaining on his current contract.

December 1, 2018 04:32 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Returns to active roster
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi (hamstring) was activated off injured reserve Saturday.

Adeniyi returned to practice Nov. 21 and now rejoins the Steelers ahead of Sunday's game against the Chargers. The 21-year-old's practice participation while on IR wasn't specified, so his availability for Sunday remains a bit murky. Adeniyi should be considered questionable for the time being.

November 21, 2018 09:36 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Designated to return from IR
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi (hamstring) was placed on the injured reserve; designated to return list Wednesday.

Adeniyi has remained on injured reserve since suffering a hamstring injury during Pittsburgh's preseason finale. The undrafted rookie shone in training camp and appears on track to return to practice in the near future. Being given the green light to practice kicks off a 21-day window for Adeniyi, during which time the Steelers must decide whether to activate him to the 53-man roster or have him remain on injured reserve for the rest of the season.

November 20, 2018 12:52 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Return forthcoming
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi (hamstring) is expected to be activated from injured reserve Wednesday, Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Adeniyi shined in training camp for the Steelers, but suffered a hamstring injury in the preseason finale this season that forced him to land on IR. The rookie out of Toledo now has a 21-day window to return to the practice field. It's uncertain whether Adeniyi will be healthy enough to suit up in game action this season.

September 4, 2018 10:44 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Placed on IR
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi (hamstring) was placed on injured reserve Monday, Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Adeniyi exited the Steelers' preseason finale due to a hamstring injury, which now appears set to potentially cost the linebacker his season. The Steelers will opt to hold onto the undrafted rookie out of Toledo in hopes of a healthy return next season.

September 1, 2018 07:20 PM
Steelers' Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: Dealing with hamstring injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Adeniyi left Thursday's preseason game against the Panthers with a hamstring injury, Joe Rutter of TribLive.com reports.

Adeniyi played 10 defensive snaps and seven additional on special teams prior to leaving with the unspecified hamstring injury. The 20-year-old went undrafted out of Toledo in April's draft and signed with the Steelers in May.

Schedule
WeekDateOpp.TDSacksIntFF
19/8/19NE0000
29/15/19SEA0000
39/22/19SF0000
49/30/19CIN0000
510/6/19BAL0000
610/13/19LAC0000
810/28/19MIA0000
911/3/19IND0001
1011/10/19LAR0000
1111/14/19CLE0000
1211/24/19CIN0001
1312/1/19CLE0000
1412/8/19ARI0000
1512/15/19BUF0000
1612/22/19NYJ0000
1712/29/19BAL0000
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2018Pittsburgh Steelers110.010000.0000
2019Pittsburgh Steelers1685.030000.0000
TOTAL1795.040000.0000
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2018Pittsburgh Steelers100000000
2019Pittsburgh Steelers1600200000
TOTAL1700200000
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/248
Birthdate:
9/12/1997
Age:
22
Hometown:
Houston, TX, USA
School:
Toledo
NFL Experience:
3
Awards: