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Players

Joey Mbu
DT #78
Height:
6-3
Weight:
323
College:
Houston
Hometown:
Silver Spring, Md.
Experience:
1

TRANSACTIONS
Originally entered the NFL with the Atlanta Falcons as a college free agent on May 6, 2015... Waived by the Falcons on September 5, 2015... Signed to the Falcons' practice squad on September 8, 2015... Signed to the Falcons' active roster from their practice squad on December 11, 2015... Waived by the Falcons on September 3, 2016... Signed to the Falcons' practice squad on September 4, 2016... Released from the Falcons' practice squad on September 7, 2016... Signed to the Washington Redskins' practice squad on October 11, 2016.

TRANSACTIONS
Originally entered the NFL with the Atlanta Falcons as a college free agent on May 6, 2015... Waived by the Falcons on September 5, 2015... Signed to the Falcons' practice squad on September 8, 2015... Signed to the Falcons' active roster from their practice squad on December 11, 2015... Waived by the Falcons on September 3, 2016... Signed to the Falcons' practice squad on September 4, 2016... Released from the Falcons' practice squad on September 7, 2016... Signed to the Washington Redskins' practice squad on October 11, 2016.

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2016 (FALCONS/REDSKINS)
Waived during fi nal cuts and re-signed to Falcons' practice squad a day later but was released from the Falcons' practice squad on Sept. 7... Signed to the Redskins' practice squad in Week 6. 2015 (FALCONS) Spent the majority of the season on the team's practice squad after being waived during fi nal cuts... Signed to Falcons' active roster on Dec. 11... Made NFL debut at CAR (12/13), contributing two tackles (one solo)... Also appeared in season fi nale vs. NO (1/3), adding two tackles.

COLLEGE
Played at Houston from 2011-14, appearing in 50 games for the Cougars with 34 starts... Posted 92 career tackles (38 solo), 10.5 tackles for loss, four sacks and two interceptions... First-team All-AAC selection as a team captain in 2014, starting all 13 games at defensive tackle and tallying 32 tackles, 4.5 for loss, 2.5 sacks and one interception... Started all 13 games in 2013, leading all defensive tackles for the second straight year with 29 stops and adding three pass breakups... Started eight games at defensive tackle while playing in all 12 in 2012, posting 27 tackles, a sack and an interception... Played in 12 games as a true freshman in 2011. PERSONAL Attended Foster H.S. in Richmond, Texas, where he received fi rst-team all-area honors in both 2009 and 2010 and second- team accolades in 2008... Had 67 tackles, two sacks and two blocked fi eld goals as a senior... Three-time All-District performer and three-year starter on both the offensive and defensive lines... Was also a member of the track team in discus and shot put, winning the discus district championship in 2010 and advancing to the regional championship... Majored in kinesiology... Son of Charles Nzams and Helen Nso... Father, Charles, is a FIFA soccer scout... Last name pronounced "Emm-Boo"... Born March 28, 1993.

Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 7 6 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2017 IND 5 2 1 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2015 ATL 2 4 1 3 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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  • CSN: Joey Mbu On Contacting Houston Relatives

    Posted Aug 29, 2017

    Redskins' defensive lineman Joey Mbu, a former Houston Cougar, spoke with CSN's Chick Hernandez about reaching out to his family members living in Houston as the region deals with Hurricane Harvey.

  • Training Camp One-On-One: Joey Mbu

    Posted Aug 7, 2017

    Washington Redskins defensive lineman Joey Mbu talks with Redskins.com Perry Mattern about the teams cohesiveness, what he's doing to stand out, and how he's preparing for Thursday's game against the Ravens.

  • WRCF Hosts Redskins Read Events

    Posted May 20, 2017

    The Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation was busy over the weekend, as they hosted the First Place Redskins Read Celebration at Phyllis E. Williams Spanish Immersion School in Upper Marlboro, Md., and the 2017 Redskins Read Bookfair on Saturday at the Barnes & Noble store at Tysons Corner.