Houston Texans Sign Wisconsin's Dare Ogunbowale

Houston Texans Sign Wisconsin runningback Dare Ogunbowale.

The Houston Texans have officially signed former Wisconsin runningback Dare Ogunbowale to their roster. There were questions on what the status of Ogunbowale was heading into rookie mini-camp and those have been answered. Ogunbowale was with the Texans in Houston, but did not particiapte in the three day camp but was around the facillity. 

The former walk-on at Wisconsin, Ogunbowale arrived as a defensive back and made the switch to running back during the 2014 season. Voted team captain in 2016, Ogubowale was selected to the 2017 East-West Shrine game and was invited to the NFL Combine.

A dual threat at running back, Ogubowale showed in 2016 that rushing 80 times for 458 yards and catching 18 passes for 152 yards. Ogunbowale also ran hhis 40-yard dash time at 4.65 second, benched 14 reps and had a vertical jump of 35 inches. 

Best Combine and Pro Day Results
HTWT40 yd20 yd split10 yd split222 lbs. BenchVerticalBroad Jump20 yd Shuttle3-Cone Drill
5106 213 4.62 2.6 1.6 14 35 120 4.21 6.99

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