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Ogemdi Nwagbuo
DT #91
Height:
6-4
Weight:
312
College:
Michigan State
Hometown:
Spring Valley, Calif
Experience:
4
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 36 44 30 14 1.5 0 2 0 0 0 -- 0
2012 DET 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 CAR 4 3 2 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 SD 4 3 2 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 SD 15 19 14 5 0.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 SD 12 19 12 7 1 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --

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Bio

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (8/31/12)...Signed as a free agent by Carolina (12/7/11)...Waived by San Diego (11/1/11)...Signed as a free agent by San Diego (9/13/11)...Waived by San Diego (9/3/11)...Placed on injured reserve with an injured left ankle by San Diego (12/9/09)...Signed to practice squad by San Diego (12/8/08)...Waived by the New York Giants (8/30/08)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the New York Giants (5/1/08).

GP/GS
Career (35/6); 2011 (8/1); 2010 (15/0); 2009 (12/5).

2011
Played in eight games with one start for San Diego and Carolina...Totaled 10 tackles...Waived by the Chargers in the final roster cutdown (9/3) before being re-signed (9/13) after an injury to defensive end Luis Castillo in Week 1...Played in the next four games and made six tackles...Inactive at the New York Jets (10/23) and at Kansas City (10/31) prior to being waived again (11/1)...Signed as a free agent by the Panthers (12/7) following season-ending injuries to defensive tackles Sione Fua and Terrell McClain...Accumulated four tackles in four games with one start...At New Orleans (1/1): Started at defensive tackle in place of Andre Neblett, who was inactive with a concussion.

2010
Played in 15 games for San Diego...Gathered 24 tackles, 0.5 sacks and one fumble recovery...Inactive at St. Louis (10/17)...Vs. Oakland (12/5): Matched single-game career high with five tackles, previously accomplished twice...Vs. Kansas City (12/12): Combined with linebacker Larry English to sack Chiefs quarterback Brodie Croyle for a 12-yard loss...At Cincinnati (12/26): Recovered a fumble by Bengals running back Cedric Benson, which resulted in a field goal.

2009
Played in 12 games with five starts for San Diego before being placed on injured reserve (12/9) with a left ankle injury that plagued him most of the season...Registered 25 tackles, one sack and two passes defensed...Started games 2-6 following a season-ending injury to nose tackle Jamal Williams in Week 1...At Oakland (9/14): Corralled Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell for first career sack, dropping him for a seven-yard loss...At Kansas City (10/25): Suffered a sprained left ankle that eventually caused him to be placed on injured reserve (12/9)...Vs. Kansas City (11/29): Tipped a pass by Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel that was intercepted by cornerback Quentin Jammer.

2008
Spent the final three regular season games and the entire postseason on San Diego's practice squad...Originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the New York Giants (5/1).

COLLEGE
Played final two seasons at Michigan State after attending Southwestern College in Chula Vista, Calif. for three years...Appeared in 25 games with 18 starts for the Spartans...Produced 54 tackles, six tackles for loss, one sack, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries...2007 (Sr.): Played in 13 games with 12 starts...Recorded 31 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss, one sack and one fumble recovery...2006 (Jr.): Transferred to Michigan State...Played in 12 games with six starts...Posted 23 tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery...2005 (So.): Second-team All-Foothill Conference selection at Southwestern College...Collected 55 tackles and 10 sacks...2004: Sat out the entire season...2003 (Fr): Notched 45 tackles and five sacks for the Jaguars.

PERSONAL
Attended Mt. Miguel HS in Spring Valley, Calif....Graduated from Michigan State with a degree in interdisciplinary studies in social science-human resources...Name means "my time will come" in Nigerian...Name is pronounced oh-GEM-dee new-WAH-boe.

TRANSACTIONS
Waived by Carolina (8/31/12)...Signed as a free agent by Carolina (12/7/11)...Waived by San Diego (11/1/11)...Signed as a free agent by San Diego (9/13/11)...Waived by San Diego (9/3/11)...Placed on injured reserve with an injured left ankle by San Diego (12/9/09)...Signed to practice squad by San Diego (12/8/08)...Waived by the New York Giants (8/30/08)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the New York Giants (5/1/08).

GP/GS
Career (35/6); 2011 (8/1); 2010 (15/0); 2009 (12/5).

2011
Played in eight games with one start for San Diego and Carolina...Totaled 10 tackles...Waived by the Chargers in the final roster cutdown (9/3) before being re-signed (9/13) after an injury to defensive end Luis Castillo in Week 1...Played in the next four games and made six tackles...Inactive at the New York Jets (10/23) and at Kansas City (10/31) prior to being waived again (11/1)...Signed as a free agent by the Panthers (12/7) following season-ending injuries to defensive tackles Sione Fua and Terrell McClain...Accumulated four tackles in four games with one start...At New Orleans (1/1): Started at defensive tackle in place of Andre Neblett, who was inactive with a concussion.

2010
Played in 15 games for San Diego...Gathered 24 tackles, 0.5 sacks and one fumble recovery...Inactive at St. Louis (10/17)...Vs. Oakland (12/5): Matched single-game career high with five tackles, previously accomplished twice...Vs. Kansas City (12/12): Combined with linebacker Larry English to sack Chiefs quarterback Brodie Croyle for a 12-yard loss...At Cincinnati (12/26): Recovered a fumble by Bengals running back Cedric Benson, which resulted in a field goal.

2009
Played in 12 games with five starts for San Diego before being placed on injured reserve (12/9) with a left ankle injury that plagued him most of the season...Registered 25 tackles, one sack and two passes defensed...Started games 2-6 following a season-ending injury to nose tackle Jamal Williams in Week 1...At Oakland (9/14): Corralled Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell for first career sack, dropping him for a seven-yard loss...At Kansas City (10/25): Suffered a sprained left ankle that eventually caused him to be placed on injured reserve (12/9)...Vs. Kansas City (11/29): Tipped a pass by Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel that was intercepted by cornerback Quentin Jammer.

2008
Spent the final three regular season games and the entire postseason on San Diego's practice squad...Originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the New York Giants (5/1).

COLLEGE
Played final two seasons at Michigan State after attending Southwestern College in Chula Vista, Calif. for three years...Appeared in 25 games with 18 starts for the Spartans...Produced 54 tackles, six tackles for loss, one sack, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries...2007 (Sr.): Played in 13 games with 12 starts...Recorded 31 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss, one sack and one fumble recovery...2006 (Jr.): Transferred to Michigan State...Played in 12 games with six starts...Posted 23 tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery...2005 (So.): Second-team All-Foothill Conference selection at Southwestern College...Collected 55 tackles and 10 sacks...2004: Sat out the entire season...2003 (Fr): Notched 45 tackles and five sacks for the Jaguars.

PERSONAL
Attended Mt. Miguel HS in Spring Valley, Calif....Graduated from Michigan State with a degree in interdisciplinary studies in social science-human resources...Name means "my time will come" in Nigerian...Name is pronounced oh-GEM-dee new-WAH-boe.

 

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