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Oshiomogho Atogwe

Oshiomogho Atogwe - #43 - S

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 205 lbs.
Birthday 06/23/1981
Birthplace Windsor, ON
College Stanford
Years played 8
Drafted 2005, 3rd round, 2nd pick by Rams

2011 free-agent tracker, by position

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 9:31 p.m. ET
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Posted Oct. 23, 2011
Atogwe is active for Sunday's game against the Bills.||||||| Atogwe was hurt last week against Philadelphia. Reed Doughty will start in a secondary that will also be without cornerback Byron Westbrook, who was ruled out after hurting a hamstring in practice Wednesday.
Posted March 03, 2011
Atogwe has signed a five-year, $26 million contract with the Washington Redskins, upgrading a vital position on a defense that ranked 31st last season.||||||| The signing reunites Atogwe with Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett. Atogwe spent three of his seasons in St. Louis playing for Haslett, who was the Rams' defensive coordinator and later interim head coach. Atogwe has 22 career interceptions, including three last season.
Posted Feb. 22, 2011
Atogwe has paid a visit to the Washington Redskins as he seeks a new team following his release by the St. Louis Rams.||||||| Atogwe arrived Tuesday to meet with Redskins coaches, who are looking to upgrade the free safety position. Atogwe was cut Friday after six seasons with the Rams. He has 22 career interceptions, along with 16 forced fumbles and five sacks.
Posted Oct. 01, 2010
The availability of Atogwe against Seattle will be a game-day decision.||||||| Atogwe bruised his thigh in last week's win over Washington. He did not practice either Wednesday or Thursday.
Posted June 23, 2010
The St. Louis Rams have signed Atogwe to a multi-year contract.||||||| Atogwe has been with the Rams for five seasons and started 60 consecutive games since the beginning of the 2006 season. He missed four games last year after injuring his shoulder, but still finished second on the team with 82 tackles.