Noah Togiai
No. 86 – Indianapolis Colts
Position:Tight end
Personal information
Born: (1997-07-06) July 6, 1997 (age 24)
West Valley City, Utah
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:244 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school:Hunter
(West Valley City, Utah)
College:Oregon State
Undrafted:2020
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Noah Togiai (born July 6, 1997) is an American football tight end for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Oregon State.

College career

Togiai was a member of the Oregon State Beavers for five seasons. As a true freshman he caught 10 passes for 73 yards and one touchdown. After the season, Togiai walked-on to Oregon State's basketball team and played in two games before leaving the team in January 2016 in order to focus on football.[1] He had four receptions for 31 yards and a touchdown in the first game of his sophomore season against Minnesota before using a medical redshirt after spraining ligaments in his right knee in the following game against Idaho.[2] Togiai led the Beavers as a redshirt sophomore 34 receptions and 461 receiving yards with two catches. Togiai missed time during his redshirt junior year due to an ankle injury, starting nine games with 77 yard and three touchdowns on 10 receptions.[3] As a redshirt senior, he caught 44 passes for 406 yards and three touchdowns and was named honorable mention All-Pac-12 Conference.[4] Togiai finished his collegiate career with 102 receptions for 1,048 yards and 10 touchdowns in 44 games games played (37 starts).[5]

Professional career

Philadelphia Eagles

Togiai was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles as an undrafted free agent on April 25, 2020.[6] He was waived during final roster cuts on September 5, 2020.[7]

Indianapolis Colts

Togiai was claimed off waivers by the Indianapolis Colts on September 6, 2020.[8] He made his NFL debut on September 20, 2020, against the Minnesota Vikings.[9] He was placed on injured reserve on December 5, 2020.[10] On January 2, 2021, Togiai was activated off of injured reserve.[11]

Statistics

Regular season statistics
Year Team Games Receiving Fumbles
GP GS Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fum Lost
2020 IND 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

References

  1. ^ Moran, Danny (January 9, 2016). "Noah Togiai, Oregon State Beavers two-sport athlete, to only play football". The Oregonian. Retrieved September 20, 2020.
  2. ^ Mizell, Gina (May 15, 2017). "Noah Togiai, Oregon State tight end, granted medical hardship". The Oregonian. Retrieved September 20, 2020.
  3. ^ Machado, Angie (July 19, 2019). "OSU's Top 20 Most Important Players 2019: Noah Togiai". 247Sports.com. Retrieved September 19, 2020.
  4. ^ Gowton, Brandon Lee (May 22, 2020). "Eagles Rookie Profile: 6 things to know about Noah Togiai". BleedingGreenNation.com. SB Nation. Retrieved September 19, 2020.
  5. ^ "Who is Noah Togiai? Oregon State tight end hoping to make strong jump to NFL". Deseret News. April 24, 2020. Retrieved September 19, 2020.
  6. ^ Erby, Glenn (April 25, 2020). "Eagles are signing Oregon State TE Noah Togiai to an undrafted free agent deal". Eagles Wire. USA Today. Retrieved September 19, 2020.
  7. ^ Zangaro, Dave (September 5, 2020). "Eagles 2020 cuts tracker: Eagles finish their cuts to 53-man roster". NBC Sports Philadelphia. Retrieved September 19, 2020.
  8. ^ Arnold, Geoffrey C. (September 6, 2020). "Indianapolis Colts claim former OSU Beaver Noah Togiai off waivers; Cleveland Browns waive ex-Oregon Duck Pharoah Brown". The Oregonian. Retrieved September 19, 2020.
  9. ^ Walker, Andrew (September 24, 2020). "2020 Colts Rookie Watch: Week 3". Colts.com. Retrieved September 25, 2020.
  10. ^ "Colts Elevate C Joey Hunt, P Ryan Allen To Active Roster; Noah Togiai Placed On IR". Colts.com. December 5, 2020.
  11. ^ "Colts Activate TE Noah Togiai From IR; Waive WR Marcus Johnson; Elevate S Ibraheim Campbell, T Jared Veldheer To Active Roster". Colts.com. January 2, 2021. Retrieved February 13, 2021.