| 1.83 m|
| (1983-09-28) September 28, 1983 (age 32)|
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
American football linebacker
49 (Tampa Bay Buccaneers / Linebacker)
Mike Balogun Wikipedia
Mike Balogun (born September 28, 1983) is a former American football linebacker. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the San Francisco 49ers in 2010. He played college football for the Oklahoma Sooners.
He has also played for the Washington Redskins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Buffalo Bills, Dallas Cowboys, and Virginia Destroyers. His name "Balogun" means "Warlord" in Yoruba.
Balogun was a standout inside linebacker for the Oklahoma Sooners in 2008. He was declared ineligible to play the 2009 season because he allegedly played for the Maryland Marauders of the North American Football League, a minor league team in Maryland after turning 21 years old.
The San Francisco 49ers signed Balogun before training camp in 2010. He was cut during the final cuts on September 3, 2010.
Balogun signed to the Washington Redskins' practice squad on September 6, 2010.
Balogun signed to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' practice squad on October 11, 2010.
Balogun was signed by the Buffalo Bills on November 10, 2010. He played in his first career game in week 13. He was released on February 11, 2011.
Balogun was signed by the Dallas Cowboys on February 14, 2011.
The Indianapolis Colts signed Balogun on August 15, 2012.