Joseph Ossai



Experience: R

Height: 6-4

Age: 21

Weight: 256 lbs

College: Texas


  • Solo
  • SCK
  • FF
  • INT


A rookie third-round draft pick, Ossai is a long and athletic pass-rusher known for his relentless effort ... Spent three seasons (2018-20) at Texas; chose to forgo his final season of eligibility to enter the NFL draft ... Played in 36 career games, and totaled 165 tackles, 30.5 tackles for losses, 11 sacks, two INTs, five PDs, five FFs, a FR and a blocked PAT ... Enters 2021 as the youngest Bengal on the roster (21 years old), and was born just four months prior to the opening of Paul Brown Stadium ... Born in Nigeria (Ketu Ijanikin, Lagos), and his family moved to the United States when he was 10 ... First saw the game of football at age 10, after arriving in the U.S.