Pro Football Player - Defensive Tackle
Can you share the something interesting that occurred to you in the course of your sports career?
The most interesting thing would be that the first NFL game that I ever played was the first professional football game I ever attended. I had never been to a professional football game in my life. I had no idea what to expect. I had seen a game on TV of course, but I had never physically been to a game. So, I thought that was pretty cool.
The Livingston, NJ native was initially drafted to Cleveland, before moving 250 miles south to Cincinnati in 2021 helping them secure their first ever Super Bowl appearance.
After being ranked as the 15th best defensive tackle out of college by CBS Sports, Larry Ogunjobi earned himself a third round pick in the 2017 draft. The Livingston, NJ native was initially drafted to Cleveland, before moving 250 miles south to Cincinnati in 2021 helping them secure their first ever Super Bowl appearance. Unfortunately for Ogunjobi, he sustained a foot injury during the playoffs causing him to sit on the sidelines during the Championship game. He didn't lose hope though, as his commitment to the game gave him the drive to get back on the field, stronger than ever.
• Larry was a third round pick in 2017, 65th overall
• He ranked as the 15th best Defensive Tackle out of college (University of North Carolina at Charlotte) by CBS Sports