|2018||San Francisco 49ers||6||2||1||1||0||0|
Igwebuike (6-0, 212) originally signed with the Buccaneers as an undrafted rookie free agent on April 30, 2018. He was waived by Tampa Bay on September 1 and signed to the team’s practice squad the following day. On November 16, he was promoted to the active roster and appeared in one game prior to being waived on November 26.
A 24-year-old native of Pickerington, OH, Igwebuike attended Northwestern University. In five years with the Wildcats (2013-17), he appeared in 50 games (43 starts) and registered 324 tackles, 31 passes defensed and seven interceptions and earned Second-Team All-Big Ten honors in consecutive seasons (2016-17).