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Source: Utah OL Bam Olaseni Signs UDFA Deal With Las Vegas Raiders

Apr 30, 2022, 5:07 PM | Updated: 5:10 pm
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Bamidele Olaseni #77 of the Utah Utes lines up against the BYU Cougars during their game September 11, 2021 at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Utah. (Photo by Chris Gardner/Getty Images)
(Photo by Chris Gardner/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY – Former Utah Utes offensive lineman Bamidele Olaseni signed an undrafted free agent deal with the Las Vegas Raiders, according to NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero.

KSLSports.com was able to confirm Olaseni’s deal with Las Vegas.

Olaseni signed with the Raiders following the NFL Draft on Saturday, April 30.

The former Utah lineman joined a Las Vegas team that posted a 10-7 record and reached the postseason in 2021.

About Bam Olaseni

The London native played for the Utes from 2019-21.

During his redshirt season in 2019, Olaseni played in two games. The following year, he played in five games on special teams.

Last season, Olaseni appeared in 14 contests, including 11 starts at left tackle.

As a senior, Olaseni was honored as Sporting News All-America second-team and Pac-12 All-Conference second-team.

Kyle Ireland is a Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com and host of the Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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Source: Utah OL Bam Olaseni Signs UDFA Deal With Las Vegas Raiders