The New York Giants have agreed to terms with unrestricted free agent inside linebacker Bobby Okereke (Indianapolis Colts). The deal is reportedly a 4-year, $40 million contract that includes $22 million guaranteed money.
The 26-year old, 6’2”, 235-pound Okereke was originally drafted in the 3rd round of the 2019 NFL Draft by the Colts. In four seasons, Okereke played in 64 regular-season games with 49 starts. His best season was in 2022 when he started 16 regular-season games, finishing with 151 tackles, five pass defenses, two forced fumbles, and two fumble recoveries. Okereke is a good athlete who can play the run and cover in the passing the game. Super productive, he was credited with 283 tackles the past two seasons.
For a listing of the team’s free agents, see the New York Giants 2023 Free Agency Scorecard.