Dayo Odeyingbo was born in Brooklyn, New York, on September 24, 1999. In the NFL, he plays defensive end.
Odeyingbo, a Brooklyn, New York native and the son of Nigerian immigrants, grew up in Irving, Texas, where he went to Ranchview High School. During his time in high school, he recorded 108 tackles and 12 sacks.
Odeyingbo chose Vanderbilt over offers from Texas, Oklahoma, Texas A&M, Colorado, Baylor, and Purdue to play college football.
For four seasons, Odeyingbo played for the Vanderbilt Commodores. He had 32 tackles, 8.0 tackles for a loss, and 5.5 sacks as a senior in eight games, earning him a spot on the second team of the SEC.
Odeyingbo had 125 tackles, 31.0 tackles for a loss, and 12.0 sacks by the time he graduated from college.
Dare, Odeyingbo’s elder brother, played football for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Cincinnati Bengals, and Vanderbilt University. The Indianapolis Colts selected him with the 54th pick.
Dayo Odeyingbo Highschool And College
Dayo Odeyingbo attended Ranchview High School.