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Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Leading tackler in Week 12
Oluokun recorded 12 tackles (nine solo) in Sunday's 24-21 win at the Texans.
Oluokun managed a double-digit tackle total for the seventh game this season in Week 12. He's incredibly on pace for his third straight season with more than 175 total tackles, making him an elite IDP option even versus the pass-happy Bengals in Week 13.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Productive in win
Oluokun recorded six tackles (two solo) and half a sack in the Jaguars' 34-14 win over the Titans on Sunday.
The inside linebacker also played on 39 of 40 defensive snaps. Oluokun has 107 tackles, five passes defensed, an interception, two fumble recoveries and a forced fumble in 2023.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Productive in loss
Oluokun tallied nine total tackles (six solo), including three tackles for loss and two sacks, in Sunday's 34-3 loss to the 49ers.
Oluokun fell short of double-digit tackles for the first time in four weeks during Sunday's blowout loss, and he's been able to record 10 or more tackles in six of the Jaguars' nine games thus far. The Yale product was also able to get after the quarterback in Week 10, recording his first two sacks of the season. Expect Oluokun to continue racking up tackles and making big plays for Jacksonville's defense going forward.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Leads team in tackles Week 8
Oluokun had 11 tackles (nine solo) and a forced fumble in Sunday's 20-10 win over the Steelers.
It's the third game in a row that Oluokun has registered double-digit tackles and the sixth time this season he has hit that mark. He leads the team with 92 tackles -- 44 ahead of Devin Lloyd, who sits in second on the team, and ranks second in the NFL behind Zaire Franklin (102). Oluokun has played on every defensive snap for the Jaguars this year and will likely hit 100-plus tackles for the season. The Jaguars have a bye in Week 10 against the 49ers.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Scores first career TD on pick six
Oluokon notched 14 tackles (nine solo) and two passes defensed, including an interception that he returned for a 24-yard touchdown, in Thursday's 31-24 win over the Saints.
Oluokon caught a deflected ball and turned it back the other way, beating New Orleans' offense to the end zone for his first NFL touchdown. The 28-year-old linebacker also compiled a gaudy tackle total, but that's hardly unusual for Oluokon, who led the NFL in tackles each of the previous two seasons and holds the league lead again with 81 tackles (53 solo) in 2023, albeit with the rest of the league yet to play in Week 7.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Relatively quiet in win
Oluokun recorded seven tackles (five solo) in Sunday's 25-20 victory over the Bills.
Oluokun's tackle total is his lowest in the season and his second straight week in single digits. He logged double digits through the first three weeks of the season. He continues to be reliable for the Jags' defense, as he has yet to miss a snap this season. He will look to get a little more involved when Jacksonville hosts the Colts in Week 6.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Leads team in tackles
Oluokun recorded nine tackles (eight solo) during Sunday's 23-7 win against Atlanta.
Oluokun's nine tackles were good for most on the team, even though it was his lowest total of the season. The 2018 sixth-round pick has had a great start to the 2023 campaign, as he's already accumulated 46 tackles (30 solo), good for fourth most in the NFL.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Posts 14 tackles in loss
Oluokun recorded 14 tackles (eight solo) in Sunday's 37-17 loss versus Houston.
Oluokun posted double-digit tackles for the third time in as many weeks Sunday, keeping himself on pace for a third straight 175-tackle season. He remains a top IDP option going into a Week 4 matchup versus a run-heavy Atlanta squad.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Ten tackles in Week 2
Oluokun recorded 10 tackles and recovered a fumble in Sunday's 17-9 loss to the Chiefs.
Oluokun compiled double-digit tackles for the second straight game to the open the 2022 campaign. The linebacker's fumble recovery in the first half was his third since joining Jacksonville prior to last season.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Extremely productive in opener
Oluokun recorded 12 tackles and a pass defensed in Sunday's 31-21 win at Indianapolis.
With double-digit tackles in Week 1, Oluokun is well on track for his fourth consecutive 100-tackle season. He's a top-five option at IDP because of his consistently elevated tackle numbers. Jacksonville hosts Kansas City in Week 2.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Adds additional void years
Oluokun restructured his contract Saturday to create close to $11 million in cap space for the Jaguars, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
The NFL's reigning leading tackler added additional void years onto the three-year, $45 million contract signed last offseason. It's a prudent move for a Jaguars franchise that is riding a wave of optimism following a surprise postseason appearance, but also a necessary one given the team is currently nearly $11 million over the cap.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Leads NFL in tackles
Oluokun finished the 2022 regular season with 184 tackles (128 solo), two sacks, five passes defensed, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries in 17 games.
The 27-year-old inked a three-year, $45 million contract with Jacksonville last offseason, and he finished the first year by leading the league in tackles. Oluokun was especially productive following the Jaguars' Week 11 bye, as he averaged 12.9 tackles over the final nine games of the season, playoffs included. He'll be back in Jacksonville for 2023 and should remain a highly productive IDP option coming off back-to-back seasons with over 180 tackles.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Notches nine stops in win
Oluokun recorded nine tackles (four solo) and one pass defended during Sunday's 31-3 win versus the Texans.
Oluokun came up short of double-digit tackles for the second game in a row after logging at least 14 in each of the previous four contests. This also marked the first time the linebacker has not played every defensive snap for Jacksonville this season, as he and the majority of the team's key defensive starters played 74 percent of snaps. Oluokun has now logged 171 tackles this season, and, so long as he logs another solid performance Week 18 versus Tennessee, he should have a chance to finish as the league's leading tackler for the second year in a row.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Foye Oluokun: Makes 14 stops in Week 15 win
Oluokun recorded 14 tackles (nine solo) against the Cowboys in a Week 15 overtime win.
Oluokun finished second on Jacksonville in tackles in the the contest behind Rayshawn Jenkins (18). It was the fourth straight game with double-digit stops for Oluokun, who hasn't recorded any less than 14 tackles during the dominant span. The fifth-year linebacker leads the NFL with 156 total stops this season.... See More ... See Less
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