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Adewale Ogunleye

Adewale Ogunleye ( /ˌɑːdeɪˈwɑːleɪ oʊɡuːnˈleɪjeɪ/; born August 9, 1977 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American football defensive end who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2000. He played college football at Indiana. Ogunleye is of Nigerian background, and his grandfather was the Yoruba king of the city-state of Emure in Ekiti State. Ogun in his surname means "The god of iron." His father is a social worker employed by the City of New York. Ogunleye played high school football at Tottenville High School in his hometown of Staten Island, New York City, New York. He was a classmate of Major League baseball All Star starting pitcher Jason Marquis and a teammate of three-time Super Bowl winning offensive guard Joe Andruzzi. Ogunleye played college football at Indiana University, where he was a four-year starter.

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Former Miami Dolphins defensive end Adewale Ogunleye claims a man responsible for keeping his condo clean invaded his space, slept in his bed and even ate his cake ... and the football star is now… READ MORE >

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