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Shock Sign Former NFL Defensive Tackle Chris Okoye


The Spokane Shock today announced the signing of Christopher Okoye who formerly signed with the NFL’s Cincinnati Bengals after his college career at Ferris State University. The 6’6” 320-pound defensive lineman was an All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference First team pick and was named to the Football Gazette All-American Team.

In his senior year at FSU he led the Bulldogs to their fourth consecutive NCAA Division II play-off appearance and was invited to compete in the College Gridiron Showcase All-Star event. He also was chosen to the National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society for his work both on the field and in the classroom.

Season tickets are on sale now, please visit www.thespokaneshock.com for more information.

About Spokane Shock

The Spokane Shock are a professional arena football team based in Spokane, Washington.  The Indoor Football League (IFL) franchise plays home games at the Spokane Arena.  The Shock are coached by Billy Back and owned by Sam Adams.

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