Chiefs sign former Jayhawk Toben Opurum

Posted 2 years ago

By Dave Riggert

KUThe Kansas City Chiefs announced on Friday that the club has signed college free agent fullback Toben Opurum.

Opurum (6-1, 250) played defensive end and linebacker at the University of Kansas where he recorded 109 tackles (59 solo), 6.5 sacks (-47.0 yards), four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and seven passes defensed.

Opurum played running back for the Jayhawks in 2009, rushing 133 times for 554 yards and nine touchdowns. He also served on the school’s special teams unit. The Richardson, Texas, native prepped at  Plano East High School in Plano, Texas.

— Chiefs Media Relations —