Ojemudia: Broncos' offseason moves 'put a fire under me'
Cornerback Michael Ojemudia talks about his mindset heading into his second season and explains why being thrown into the deep end as a rookie will help him in the long run.
Ojemudia on his rookie season: 'I'm a fighter. Adversity always made me better'
Cornerback Michael Ojemudia meets with the media following the Broncos' 32-31 loss to the Raiders to discuss his two forced fumbles, to assess his season overall and more.
#LVvsDEN: Michael Ojemudia's second forced fumble of the game
Cornerback Michael Ojemudia forces the ball out of Henry Ruggs III's hands and Parnell Motley recovers it.
#LVvsDEN: Michael Ojemudia forces fumble, Kareem Jackson recovers
Michael Ojemudia becomes the ninth rookie cornerback to force three fumbles in a season as he knocks the ball out of Darren Waller's hands.
#BUFvsDEN: CB Michael Ojemudia
Cornerback Michael Ojemudia meets with the media to discuss how he's grown since the beginning of the season, facing Bills quarterback Josh Allen and mo
Bose Postgame Interview: Michael Ojemudia discusses defense's resilience
Cornerback Michael Ojemudia sits down with team reporter Sydney Jones following to the Broncos' 18-12 win over the Patriots to discuss the defense's performance and more.
Ojemudia learning from mentors Simmons and Jackson
Michael Ojemudia talks about his development and how he's been able to improve over the course of the first several weeks of the season.
#DENvsNE: Ojemudia punches, Simmons scoops
The Broncos' defense forced its second turnover of the day, when rookie Michael Ojemudia punched the ball out and Justin Simmons scooped it up.
Risner, Simmons, Fant, Ojemudia meet the media following loss to the Steelers
Hear from several Broncos players following the 26-21 loss to Pittsburgh on Sunday.
Jerry Jeudy, Broncos rookies don uniforms for first time for photoshoot
Friday was photoshoot day at UCHealth Training Center and for the Broncos rookies it meant putting on the complete jersey for the first time.
Behind the scenes: Broncos sign rookie deals and meet John Elway
Nine of the ten players in the Broncos' 2020 draft class officially signed their rookie contracts and met John Elway on Monday.
Iowa's Michael Ojemudia bringing a gritty, attacking mentality to Denver
Broncos third-round pick Michael Ojemudia explains how Super Bowl 50 started his admiration for the Broncos organization, and he shared his plans to compete for playing time.
Third-round pick Michael Ojemudia gets 'The Call' from the Broncos
Former Iowa CB Michael Ojemudia hears from John Elway and Vic Fangio after being selected in the third round of the NFL Draft.
2020 NFL Draft highlights: CB Michael Ojemudia
Take a look back at highlights from third-round pick Michael Ojemudia's time at Iowa.
'All the stars aligned with this pick': Ojemudia describes the moment when Denver called
Third-round pick Michael Ojemudia addresses the media and discusses his emotions after getting drafted and what he can bring to the Broncos.
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OJEMUDIA AT A GLANCE:
- A rookie cornerback who recorded 125 tackles (87 solo), six interceptions (50 yds.), 17
- passes defensed and one fumble recovery in 51 games played (22 starts) in four seasons at the University of Iowa.
- Was selected second-team All Big-Ten Conference as a redshirt senior after recording 52 tackles (41 solo), three interceptions (12 yds.), nine passes defensed and one forced fumble.
- Was awarded the Coaches Appreciation Award for defense and was a member of Iowa's
- Leadership Group his senior year.
- Named to the All-County Dream Team as a senior at Harrison High School in Farmington, Mich., where he was a four-year letterman at linebacker and tight end.
- Helped Harrison to the state semifinals as a team captain his senior year.
- Selected by the Broncos in the third round (77th overall) of the 2020 NFL Draft.
'My confidence is a lot higher': CB Bryce Callahan details offseason change to replicate quality play, minimize risk of injury
Plus, hear from Head Coach Vic Fangio about the change he's seen in WR Jerry Jeudy and what he's observed about CB Michael Ojemudia.
Reviewing how Michael Ojemudia, Lloyd Cushenberry III and McTelvin Agim performed as rookies
We continue our evaluation series with a look at the Broncos' three third-round picks from 2020.
'I see a little bit more confidence in him right now': Back in the starting lineup, Michael Ojemudia faces big opportunity
Ojemudia has regained his starting role after being replaced midway through the year.
How several Broncos rookies can use Week 2 struggles to spur future success
The jump from college to the NFL is too great not to expect some sort of turbulence during a player's rookie season
'It was just my miss': HC Vic Fangio details end-of-game decisions during loss to Titans
Fangio also discussed the play of Bradley Chubb, Michael Ojemudia and how two fourth-and-one situations impacted the game.
Mile High Morning: After Broncos' rookies pressed into big roles in season opener, here's how they did
With injuries to veterans Courtland Sutton and A.J. Bouye, the Broncos relied heavily on their rookies in the season opener.
#BroncosCamp Injury Report: Tim Patrick, Mike Purcell among Broncos to return to practice
Denver also appeared to avoid injuries to another pair of key players.
#BroncosCamp injury report: Von Miller, Nick Vannett return to practice; Michael Ojemudia, Justin Strnad miss time
As Von Miller and Nick Vannett returned, rookie cornerback Michael Ojemudia will miss "at least a week" with a quad injury, Head Coach Vic Fangio said.
Mile High Morning: 'The pressure's on' as Broncos draft picks make signings official
Signing their first NFL contract was huge. What comes next will be even more important.
#BroncosCamp preview: Ranking the three biggest training-camp battles
We previously took a look at where each position group stands as the team enters training camp, and now we'll turn our attention to the top three position battles across the entire roster.
#BroncosCamp preview: A.J. Bouye headlines Broncos' new-look cornerback group
Bouye posted six interceptions and 18 passes defensed in 2017 as the Jaguars advanced to the AFC Championship game.
Broncos agree to terms with third-round pick Michael Ojemudia on rookie contract
Ojemudia is the first member of the Broncos' draft class to agree to terms.
Football forecast: Predicting the Broncos' offensive and defensive rookies of the year
Our DenverBroncos.com reporters and more than a dozen members of the media weighed in on which Broncos rookies will make the biggest impact.
'[He's] going to be a great Bronco for a long time': DC Ed Donatell previews returns of now-healthy Bradley Chubb, Bryce Callahan
Donatell also discussed the addition of a pair of veteran players and how Michael Ojemudia could fit into the Broncos' defense.
Broncos announce uniform numbers for 2020 rookie class, other new additions
The Broncos' rookie class, future-contract signings and newest free-agent additions have picked their new numbers.
How CB Michael Ojemudia fits with the Broncos
"I plan to [be] just a hard-nose physical guy," Ojemuda said. "A guy who makes plays, a guy who's going to set the tone every time he's out there."
Ask Aric: What role will the Broncos' rookies play in Year 1?
In this post-draft edition of the mailbag, Aric DiLalla evaluates where the Broncos' rookies fit in, how Denver's offensive line is shaping up and much more.
'We had to get some talent': John Elway details Broncos' commitment to building offense around Drew Lock
Following the conclusion of the 2020 NFL Draft, John Elway and Vic Fangio spoke to the media about a wide range of subjects that included Denver's offense, the team's offseason program, San Francisco's trade for Trent Williams and the Broncos' cornerback depth.
Broncos 'thrilled' to draft Michael Ojemudia after entering third round with CB as top target
"I plan to [be] just a hard-nose physical guy," Ojemudia said. "A guy who makes plays, a guy who's going to set the tone every time he's out there."
Best offseason program photos: Locking down wideouts with the cornerbacks
As we edge closer to training camp, here's a look back at the cornerbacks' offseason program.
Top moments from the Broncos' 2020 rookie class
Flip back through the best plays and moments from the Broncos' 2020 rookie class, including Jerry Jeudy, KJ Hamler, Lloyd Cushenberry III and more.
Shots of the Game: The newest Broncos' first game
Monday's season opener featured the debuts of many of the newest Broncos — including trade acquisitions like Jurrell Casey, free-agent signings like Melvin Gordon III and draft picks like Jerry Jeudy.
Lights, camera, action: Inside photoshoot day for the Broncos' early reports
Go behind the scenes with a look at the first day of the Broncos' annual photoshoot.
Broncos' 2020 draft picks sign rookie contracts, meet John Elway
Nearly all of the Broncos' 2020 draft class arrived at UCHealth Training Center to ink their rookie contracts and meet President of Football Operations/General Manager John Elway. (KJ Hamler is not eligible to enter the building until Tuesday after starting his COVID testing a day later than the rest of the group.)
Rookie flashbacks: The biggest movies, news and more from Broncos rookies' birth years
You might feel a little old when you see what the big movies, songs and news was in the years in which several of our rookies were born.
Pro Football Focus stats to know about the Broncos' 2020 draft class
Using stats from Pro Football Focus' 2020 NFL Draft guide, we collected some of the top stats and grades to know about each player in the Broncos' 2020 NFL Draft class.
From Jeudy to Tuszka: Here's the Denver Broncos' 2020 NFL Draft class
Here's a quick rundown of who make up the Broncos' 2020 NFL Draft class, with a photo for each pick.