Thursday, March 29, 2012

History of Polynesians in the NFL Draft and More

History of Polynesians in the NFL Draft



Here is a list of Polynesians that have been drafted by the NFL, also included is a list of undrafted free agents and Canadian Pro Football Players. The list is still being updated if there is anyone that I may have missed please let me know. The list shows the highest drafted Polynesian in order of round and overall pick. The players I have listed are of mainly Samoan and Tongan Polynesian ancestry.

Polynesians 1st Round


Jack Byron Thompson Drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1979 NFL Draft.

Tiaina Baul Seau Jr. Drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1990 NFL Draft. 12-time Pro Bowler & 6-time First-Team All-Pro

Tyson Asi Alualu Drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 1st round (10th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.

Etuini Haloti Ngata Drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the 1st round (12th overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft. 3-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro

Troy Aumua Polamalu Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 1st round (16th overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft.

Michael Iupati Drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 1st round (17th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.

Manu'ula Asovalu Tuiasosopo Drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the 1st round (18th overall) of the 1979 NFL Draft.

Luther John Elliss Drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1995 NFL Draft. 2-time Pro Bowler

Elmer Wilson Faumuina Drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1977 NFL Draft.

Polynesians in the Second Round

Esera Tavai Tuaolo Drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 2nd round (35th overall) of the 1991 NFL Draft.

Saousoalii Poe Siavii, Jr.is an American football defensive tackle for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2nd round (36th overall) of the 2004 NFL Draft. He played college football at Oregon.

Rey Maualuga Drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2nd round (38th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Toniuoleviavea Satele Fonoti Drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the 2nd round (39th overall) of the 2002 NFL Draft. 

Koa Lisiate Foti Analeseanoa Misi Drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the 2nd round (40th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.

Taitusi Lutui Drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the 2nd round (41st overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft.

Anthony "Tony" Lamar Banks Banks was drafted in the 2nd round (42nd Overall) of the 1996 NFL Draft by the St. Louis Rams and soon found himself the starter. Three years of inconsistent play led to his trade to the Baltimore Ravens.
Pisa Donald Tinoisamoa Drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the 2nd round (43rd overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft.

Lofa Tatupu Drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the 2nd round (45th overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft. 3-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro

David Fao'tusia Veikune Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 2nd round (52nd overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Anthony Lee Weaver is an American football defensive end who is currently a Chicago Bears. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the 2nd round (52nd Overall) of the 2002 NFL Draft. Weaver played high school football for the Saratoga Springs High School Blue Streaks in Saratoga Springs, NY. He played college football at Notre Dame. Weaver has also played for the Houston Texans.

Stephen Paea Drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 2nd round (53rd overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

Fili Toutoupau'u Moala Drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the 2nd round (56th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Marques Tavita Tuiasosopo Drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the 2nd round (59th overall) of the 2001 NFL Draft.

Samson H. Satele Drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the 2nd round (60th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft.

Polynesians in the 3rd Round

George Achica Drafted by the Baltimore Colts in the 3rd round (57th overall) of the 1983 NFL Draft.

Olin George Kreutz The Chicago Bears drafted Kreutz in the 3rd round (64th overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft. Over this nine year career, Kreutz has been selected to six Pro Bowls, and one of the team's most consistent offensive lineman. Kreutz has been a member of the Bears organization longer than any of his current teammates. In an incident eerily reminiscent of his college days, Kreutz drew controversy during the 2005 NFL season after breaking the jaw of fellow offensive lineman Fred Miller during an off-practice outing. The NFL fined both players $50,000. On October 2006, Kreutz was signed to a three year contract extension through the 2010 season.

Siupeli Malamala Drafted by the New York Jets in the 3rd round (68th overall) of the 1992 NFL Draft.

Alapati Noga Drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the 3rd round (71st overall) of the 1988 NFL Draft.

Vincent Keoni Manuwai Drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 3rd round (72nd overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft.

Wayne Hunter is an American football offensive tackle for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He was originally drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the 3rd round (73rd Overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft.

Timote Taliai Manoa Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 3rd round (80th overall) of the 1987 NFL Draft.

Daniel Te'o-Nesheim He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 3rd round of the(86th Overall) 2010 NFL Draft.

Sione Sonasi Pouha Drafted by the New York Jets in the 3rd round (88th overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft.

Shawn Sisifo Lauvao Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 3rd round (92nd overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft

Don Sasa Drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the 3rd round (93rd overall) of the 1995 NFL Draft.

Anthony Aseli Moeaki Drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the 3rd round (93rd overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft

Mike Fuimaono Ulufale Drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the 3rd round (95th overall) of the 1996 NFL Draft.

Sione Fua Drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the 3rd round (97th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

Alai Kalaniuvalu was drafted in the 3rd round (99th overall) of the 1994 NFL Draft by the Atlanta Falcons.

Polynesians in the 4th Round

Charles "Charley" Teetai Ane, Jr. Ane played his entire National Football League career for the Detroit Lions. In 1953, Detroit made him the franchise’s 4th-round selection (49th overall) in the NFL Draft. He was elected to the Pro Bowl in 1956 and 1958. He helped the Lions to three division titles, two NFL championships and was voted team captain from 1958-59. He was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the 1960 NFL Expansion Draft, but did not make the active roster.

Junior Burton Ioane Drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the 4th round (107th overall) of the 2000 NFL Draft.

Toto'a Frank Manumaleuga Drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the 4th round (85th overall) of the 1979 NFL Draft.

Pio Alika Sagapolutele Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 4th round (85th overall) of the 1991 NFL Draft.

Isaac Sopoaga Drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 4th round (104th overall) of the 2004 NFL Draft.

Kaiula Kawahalama Maiava Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 4th round (104th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Roy Helu Drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 4th round (105th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

Joe Fagaone Salave'a Drafted by the Tennessee Oilers in the 4th round (107th overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft.

Paul Fuapapa Soliai Drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the 4th round (108th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft.

Domata Uluaifaasau Peko Drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 4th round (123rd overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft.

Louis Murphy Drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the 4th round (124th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft. mixed Samoan and African-American descent
Christian Netane Maumalanga Drafted by the New York Giants in the 4th round (128th overall) of the 1994 NFL Draft.

Nicky Sualua Drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the 4th round (129th overall) of the 1997 NFL Draft.

Brandon Michael Manumaleuna Drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the 4th round (129th overall) of the 2001 NFL Draft.

Edwin Moliki Mulitalo Drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the 4th round (129th overall) of the 1999 NFL Draft.

Ed Taʻamu He was originally drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the 4th round (132nd overall) of the 2002 NFL Draft.



Polynesians in the 5th Round

Mario P. Fatafehi Drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the 5th round (133rd overall) of the 2001 NFL Draft.

Si'ulagi Jack Palelei Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 5th round (135th overall) of the 1993 NFL Draft.

Falemao Tosi  is a former defensive tackle in the National Football League. He played two years for the Arizona Cardinals. Drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the 5th round (136th overall) of the 2000 NFL Draft.

Gerardus Mauritius Tuatagaloa Drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 5th round (138th overall) of the 1989 NFL Draft.

Fenuki Tupou He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 5th round (159th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Frank E. Summers Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 5th round (169th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Polynesians in the 6th Round

Mekeli Tolufale Ieremia Drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 6th round (158th overall) of the 1978 NFL Draft.

Itula R. Mili Drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the 6th round (174th overall) of the 1997 NFL Draft.

Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala He was selected in the 6th round (178th overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers out of the University of Utah
Reagan Maui'a Drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the 6th round (181st overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft.

Lauvale Sape Drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 6th round (187th overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft.

Mataifale Aigafaimeaso'o Toeaina Drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 6th round (188th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft.

Al Afalava Drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 6th round (190th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Melila Purcell, III is an American football defensive end who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Browns in the 6th round (200th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at Hawaii.

Marvin Philip He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 6th round (201st overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft.

Uikelotu Christopher Kemoeatu Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 6th round (204th overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft.

Polynesians in the 7th Round

Dan Saleaumua Drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 7th round (175th overall) of the 1987 NFL Draft. 1-time Pro Bowler

Vilami Akau'ola Maumau Drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the 7th round (196th overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft.

Pauliasi Fanaika Drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 7th round (213th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Fred Matua He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 7th round (217th overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft.

Fui Vakapuna He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 7th round (215th overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

Siitupe Marcus Peko Drafted by the New York Jets in the 7th round (217th overall) of the 2001 NFL Draft.

Matthew Mark Maleafou Anesi MacKenzie  Drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 7th round (218th overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft.

Kili Lefotu is an American football guard who is currently a free agent. He was originally drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 7th round (230th overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football at Arizona.

Jonathan David Fanene Drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 7th round (233rd overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft.

Nate Ilaoa is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 7th round (236th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft.

Charles Sale Ah You Drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 7th round (239th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft.

Stanley Havili Drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 7th round (240th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

Harvey Unga He was drafted by the Bears with a 7th round pick in the 2010 Supplemental Draft.


Polynesians in the 8th Round

Stanley Mataele Drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 8th round (197th overall) of the 1987 NFL Draft.

Falaniko Noga Drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 8th round (201st overall) of the 1984 NFL Draft.

Maa Junior Tanuvasa Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 8th round (209th overall) of the 1993 NFL Draft.

Mosiula Faasuka Tatupu Drafted by the New England Patriots in the 8th round (215th overall) of the 1978 NFL Draft. 1-time Pro Bowler

Polynesians in the 9th Round
Bob Apisa Michigan State

James Burton "Jim" Nicholson, Jr. He played for the Kansas City Chiefs (1974–1979) and the San Francisco 49ers (1981). NFL Draft: 1973 / Round: 9 / Pick: 219

Tumua Tuinei Drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 9th round (223rd overall) of the 1980 NFL Draft.

Robert Apisa out of Michigan State was drafted in 1968 by the Packers in round 9 (#245 overall)

Sinatausilinuu Faaola Drafted by the New York Jets in the 9th round (245th overall) of the 1986 NFL Draft.

Lakei Heimuli Drafted: 1987, Round 9, Pick 26 (249 Overall) by Chicago Bears.

Polynesians in the 10th Round


Vai S. Sikahema Drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 10th round (254th overall) of the 1986 NFL Draft. 2-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro

Taivale Tautalatasi Jr. Drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 10th round (261st overall) of the 1986 NFL Draft.

Polynesians in the 11th Round

Raymond Frederick Schoenke Jr. Drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the 10th round (73rd overall) of the 1963 AFL Draft. Drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the 11th round (146th overall) of the 1963 NFL Draft.

Manase Jesse Sapolu Drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 11th round (289th overall) of the 1983 NFL Draft. 2-time Pro Bowler

Glen Allen Kozlowski Drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 11th round (305th overall) of the 1986 NFL Draft.

Polynesians in the 12th Round

Sitiveni P. Kaufusi Drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 12th round (319th overall) of the 1988 NFL Draft.

Polynesians in the 13th Round

Terry Lynn Tautolo is a former professional American football linebacker who played nine seasons in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles, San Francisco 49ers, Detroit Lions and Miami Dolphins. He played college football at UCLA and was drafted in the 13th round of the 1976 NFL Draft.

Polynesians 16th round


Tuufuli Uperesa Drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 16th round (396th overall) of the 1970 NFL Draft.

Mr. Irrelevant Tag:

Tevita Lotoatau Ofahengaue (born July 9, 1975 in Laie, Hawaii) was the 246th and last pick in the 2001 NFL Draft


Polynesian Undrafted Free Agents

Pago F. Togafau is an American football linebacker for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. He was signed by the Arizona Cardinals as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at Idaho State.

Mark Pulemau Tuinei (March 31, 1960 – May 6, 1999) was an American football offensive tackle in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys. Known as a "gentle giant", his career lasted for 15 years (1983–1997) and his ability to protect quarterback Troy Aikman and to run-block for running back Emmitt Smith helped them win Super Bowls in 1992, 1993, and 1995 and the NFC East Division in 1985 and 1992-96. He was also selected for the Pro Bowl in 1994 and 1995.The 6-foot-5, 320-pound Tuinei signed with the Dallas Cowboys in 1983 as a rookie free agent and made the team as a defensive tackle


Dane Uperesa is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Hawaii. Uperesa has also been a member of the Indianapolis Colts.

Lawrence Wilson Wilson signed a free agent contract with the Baltimore Ravens in May 2007 from the University of Hawai'i. On January 26, 2008, he was selected 39th overall by Team Texas in the 2008 AAFL Draft.

Joshua Mauga  is an American football linebacker who is currently a member of the New York Jets in the National Football League. He was signed by the Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at Nevada.

Michael Marquardt is an American football defensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football at Arizona State. Marquardt has also been a member of the Carolina Panthers, Philadelphia Eagles, St. Louis Rams and Washington Redskins.

Brian Soi is a free agent American football defensive tackle of the National Football League. He was signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at Utah State.

Nu'u Tafisi  is an American football defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. He was originally signed by the Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at California.

Palauni Ma Sun Ma Sun signed a free agent contract with the National Football League Washington Redskins in May 2007.
Enoka Lucas (born April 29, 1984 in Honolulu, Hawaii) is an American football center for the Florida Tuskers of the United Football League. He was signed by the Houston Texans as an undrafted free agent in 2007.

Will Ta'ufo'ou He was signed by the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent in 2009.

William T. Tukuafu He was signed by the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2010.

Naufahu Anitoni Tahi He was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent in 2006.

Vaka Manupuna He was signed by the Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent in 2006.

Malcom Floyd  He was signed by the Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He played college football at Wyoming. Floyd is the first half Samoan, half African-American wide receiver in the NFL.

Ropati Pitoitua He was signed by the Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2008.
Gabriel "Gabe" Reid He was signed as an undrafted free agent out of Brigham Young University.

Steve Fifita He was originally signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2006.

Leimoni "Ray" Feinga He was signed by the St. Louis Rams as an undrafted free agent in 2009.

Marcus Anthony Mailei was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Eagles on April 27, 2009.

Manase Tonga He was signed by the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent in 2010, cut at the conclusion of the preseason, and subsequently signed to the Practice squad.

Leati Joseph (Joe) Anoa'i After going undrafted in the 2007 NFL Draft, he was signed by the Minnesota Vikings. Upon being released by the Vikings, he was signed by the Eskimos, and accepted a spot on the team's practice roster.

Tui Alailefaleula He was signed as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Washington, where he played mostly offensive line, by the New York Giants.
Tala Erik Esera He was signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2007.

Leonard Peters  is an American football safety and a rugby player. He was originally signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent in 2007 and was on the Chicago Bears practice squad.

Jason Rivers is a free agent wide receiver. He formerly played college football for the Hawaii Warriors, and was a favorite target of record-setting quarterback Colt Brennan. He was not selected in the 2008 NFL Draft but was signed by the Titans as a free agent but was subsequently released.

Blaine Saipaia [Sy-puh-EE-uh]  is an American football offensive lineman who is currently a free agent. He was originally signed by the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2000. He played college football at Colorado State.

Michael Tauiliili (pronounced /taʊˈiːliˈiːli/, taw-EE-lee-EE-lee) is an American football linebacker. He played college football for the Duke Blue Devils at Duke University, where he led the Atlantic Coast Conference in total tackles during his senior year. He was not selected in the 2009 NFL Draft, but was subsequently signed as a free agent by the Indianapolis Colts.

Albert Toeaina  is a professional American and Canadian football offensive tackle. Currently, he is a free agent. He was signed by the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football for the Tennessee Volunteers. In 2009, Toeaina played with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League.

Jerry Lafaele Scanlan (born January 4, 1957 in Honolulu, Hawaii), nicknamed "The Snake", is a former American football tight end in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college football at the University of Hawaii. Undrafted free agent.

Alfred Sione Pupunu Pupunu played for the San Diego Chargers (1992–1997, 1999), the Kansas City Chiefs (1997), the New York Giants (1998) and the Detroit Lions (2000). Pupunu made a championship appearance with the Chargers in Super Bowl XXIX in the 1994 season, and helped them get there by scoring a touchdown in the AFC title game. Undrafted free agent.

Spencer Sione Folau was an American football offensive lineman in the NFL for the Baltimore Ravens 1997-2000, Miami Dolphins 2001, New Orleans Saints 2002-2004, and Washington Redskins 2005. He was a member of the 2000 Ravens team that won Super Bowl XXXV. Undrafted free agent.

Peter Henry Tuipulotu He played one season for the San Diego Chargers in 1992, and two for the Baltimore Stallions of the Canadian Football League, from 1994 to 1995. With the Stallions, he won the 83rd Grey Cup. Undrafted free agent.

Justin Peato Ena is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles and Tennessee Titans. He played for the Eagles for two years from 2002 until 2003 when he was cut and picked up by the Titans. He returned to the Eagles in 2005 just prior to his retirement. Undrafted free agent.

Morris Taua Unutoa  was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and the Buffalo Bills. He played college football at Brigham Young University. Undrafted free agent.

Arnold Tauese Ale of the Kansas City Chiefs and San Diego Chargers. Undrafted free agent.

Michael Sellers is an American football player in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He was the youngest import player to sign a CFL deal in the history of the football league when he played at 19 years old for the Edmonton Eskimos. Undrafted free agent. 1-time Pro Bowler.

Albert Lolotai was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. Lolotai was the first Samoan American and Polynesian to play professional American football. Undrafted free agent. Undrafted free agent.

Keith Uperesa went on to a short NFL career with the Denver Broncos and the Oakland Raiders. Keith Uperesa is an offensive assistant coach at UH.

Richard Brown (born September 21, 1965 in Western Samoa) is a former professional American football player who played linebacker for nine seasons in the NFL. Undrafted free agent.

Isaako Aaitui (born January 25, 1987) is an American football player who currently plays Defensive Tackle for the Miami Dolphins of the NFL. Aaitui played college football at UNLV. Undrafted in 2011 Debuted in 2011 for the Miami Dolphins

Canadian Professional Football


Eletise Fiatoa is a defensive tackle, of Samoan origin, who played in the Canadian Football League. Fiatoa played his college football at California State University, Long Beach, where he was a defensive tackle. He played 6 games in 1978 for the Montreal Alouettes of the CFL.


Joe Paopao (b. June 30, 1955 in Honolulu, Hawaii) is a former professional Canadian football quarterback and current interim head coach of the University of Waterloo's football team, the Waterloo Warriors. As a player, he played for 11 seasons for the BC Lions, Saskatchewan Roughriders and the Ottawa Rough Riders. He was a long-time coach in the Canadian Football League, who last served as a head coach in the CFL for the Ottawa Renegades from 2002–2005 and then offensive coordinator of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in 2006.


8 comments:

  1. Jinxzter,

    I am trying to get ahold of any of the people you've mentioned in this post, for an interview for a Polynesian Football Documentary. Do you have any recommendations on finding any of their contact info, or if any of them currently reside in the Los Angeles area?

    Thanks,

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    1. Missing: Mike Kozlowski Rd. 10 Miami Dolphins played NFL 79-86, David Toloumu Rd. 7 Atlanta Falcons... unless I just didn't see them. Phyllis M

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  2. Brian Ay Yat (Hawaiian) played for Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

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  3. David Maeva (Hawaiian/Samoan) as well.

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  4. Chad Owens (Hawaiian) for Toronto.

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  5. Ta'u Pupu'a 4th round pick by Cleveland Browns from Weber State

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  6. Tim Manoa 3rd round pick 1987 fullback from Penn State

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  7. Filipo Mokofisi 6th round pick New Orlean Saints 1986 Utah Utes LB

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