The 49ers introduced on Monday, April 18 that they’ve signed defensive lineman Kemoko Turay to a one-year deal.
Preserve studying to be taught extra about San Francisco’s latest edge rusher.
Jay LaPrete/AP Photos
Initially from Guinea, Turay and his household immigrated to america when he was simply three years outdated. In highschool, his household inspired him to remain targeted on basketball and his teachers, as he can be the primary in his household to graduate. Nevertheless, Turay’s highschool coaches satisfied his household that he ought to pursue soccer due to his pure athletic skills and the prospect of receiving a full-ride scholarship to school.
In only one 12 months of highschool varsity soccer, Turay recorded a state-leading 10 sacks and 105 tackles, ultimately committing to Rutgers College.
Brynn Anderson/AP Photos
In his senior 12 months at Rutgers, Turay performed in all 12 video games with 9 begins at defensive finish. He recorded a career-best 65 tackles on the season, 4.0 sacks total and a team-leading 7.0 tackles for loss. Turay was additionally invited to the 2018 Reese’s Senior Bowl, the place he caught the eye of scouts and NFL personnel.
At his group’s end-of-year banquet, Turay earned the “Tutorial Excellence Award,” given to the group’s most elite scholar-athlete. The defensive finish was additionally named to the Tutorial All-Large Ten checklist. Turay grew to become the primary member of his household to graduate from faculty with a level in data expertise and deliberate to work in coding, software program improvement or internet design after soccer.
Darron Cummings/AP Photos
Turay was chosen by the Indianapolis Colts with the 52nd-overall choose within the second spherical of the 2018 NFL Draft.
In his very first week enjoying within the NFL, Turay grew to become the highest-graded Professional Soccer Focus edge defender. Throughout his NFL premiere towards the Los Angeles Chargers, the sting rusher recorded two tackles, one sack, one pressured fumble, one quarterback hit and two quarterback hurries.
Scott Boehm/AP Photos
Over the past 4 years with the Colts (2018-21), Turay has appeared in 38 video games (three begins) and registered 33 tackles, 12.0 sacks, two pressured fumbles and one fumble restoration. He has additionally appeared in three postseason contests and added three tackles.
Final season with the Colts, Turay appeared in 13 video games and completed with 9 tackles, a career-high 5.5 sacks and the primary fumble restoration of his profession.
Michael Conroy/AP Photos
Within the midst of soccer coaching, Turay has additionally taken to social media to point out off his boxing expertise. In his movies on Twitter and Instagram, he’s typically seen sparring with Robert Mathis, the NFL’s all-time chief in strip sacks and a legendary Colts cross rusher.
again to topUp Subsequent Newest Movies Channel ‘GMFB’ Reveals 49ers Matchup vs. Cardinals in Mexico Metropolis Newest Movies Channel ¡Los 49ers Regresan a México! Newest Movies Channel Los 49ers: Análisis del Draft Newest Movies Channel John Lynch, Adam Peters and Tariq Ahmad Recap the 49ers 2022 Draft Newest Movies Channel 49ers Name Seventh-Spherical Choose QB Brock Purdy Newest Movies Channel Brock Purdy: ‘I Consider I Can Go In and Compete on an NFL Roster’ Newest Movies Channel 49ers Make QB Brock Purdy Mr. Irrelevant with Closing Choose in 2022 Draft Newest Movies Channel 49ers Name Sixth-Spherical Choose DB Tariq Castro-Fields Newest Movies Channel 49ers Name Sixth-Spherical Choose DL Kalia Davis Newest Movies Channel Tariq Castro-Fields Says SF is a ‘Excellent Spot for Me’ Newest Movies Channel Kalia Davis: ‘I am Simply Able to Work’ Newest Movies Channel Penn State DB Tariq Castro-Fields Chosen with 221st-General Choose Newest Movies Channel UCF DL Kalia Davis Chosen with 220th-General Choose in 2022 NFL Draft Newest Movies Channel 49ers Name Sixth-Spherical Choose OL Nick Zakelj Newest Movies Channel 49ers Name Fourth-Spherical Choose OL Spencer Burford Newest Movies Channel 49ers Name Fifth-Spherical Choose CB Samuel Womack Newest Movies Channel Nick Zakelj Discusses His Expertise Enjoying Guard and Deal with Newest Movies Channel Fordham OL Nick Zakelj Chosen with 187th-General Choice Newest Movies Channel Samuel Womack: ‘I am a Lockdown, Press Nook’ Newest Movies Channel Toledo CB Samuel Womack Chosen with 172nd-General Choose Newest Movies Channel Spencer Burford Calls Trent Williams a ‘Freak of Nature’ Newest Movies Channel UTSA OL Spencer Burford Chosen with 134th-General Choice by 49ers Newest Movies Channel ‘NFL Draft Kickoff’ Says Drake Jackson is a Nice Scheme Match for 49ers Newest Movies Channel John Lynch Recaps 49ers Day 2 Draft Picks Newest Movies Channel 49ers Name Third-Spherical Choose Danny Grey Newest Movies Channel 49ers Name Third-Spherical Choose Tyrion Davis-Worth Newest Movies Channel Attending to Know 49ers DL Drake Jackson Newest Movies Channel John Lynch and Kyle Shanahan Recap Day 2 of the 2022 NFL Draft Newest Movies Channel Danny Grey Says San Francisco ‘Felt Like House’ Newest Movies Channel SMU WR Danny Grey Chosen with A hundred and fifth-General Choice by 49ers Newest Movies Channel Tyrion Davis-Worth: ‘I am Glad to Be a 49er’ Newest Movies Channel USC RB Tyrion Davis-Worth Chosen with 93rd-General Choice by 49ers Newest Movies Channel 49ers Name Second-Spherical Choose Drake Jackson Newest Movies Channel Drake Jackson Says He is ‘Leaping for Pleasure’ Following 49ers Choice Newest Movies Channel USC DL Drake Jackson Chosen with 61st-General Choice by 49ers Newest Movies Channel Los 49ers: Avances del Draft de la NFL 2022 Newest Movies Channel 49ers Choose DL Nick Bosa No. 2 General within the 2019 NFL Draft Newest Movies Channel Entrevista 1 a 1 con Alfredo Gutiérrez Newest Movies Channel 49ers Choose LB Fred Warner No. 70 within the 2018 NFL Draft Newest Movies Channel 49ers Choose Iowa TE George Kittle at No. 146