Vai Sikahema

Vai Sikahema

St. Louis Cardinals Green Bay Packers Philadelphia Eagles He is a native of Tonga.   Served in the South Dakota Mission (1981-1983).   One of only three players to return two punts for scores in one quarter.   His final season was in 1993. Anchorman, Sports Reporter,...
Richard Floyd McCoy, Jr.

Richard Floyd McCoy, Jr.

Richard Floyd McCoy, Jr. (1943-1975) Highjack He was a Vietnam veteran, a helicopter pilot, and a capable skydiver. He was 29 years old. He was a police science major at Brigham Young University, and he was having serious financial problems. On April 7, 1972, he...
Mark Hofmann

Mark Hofmann

Mark Hofmann Murderer and Forger  He was raised in a “devout” LDS family. He served a full-time mission. He married in the Salt Lake Temple in 1979. He has four children. His most notorious forgery is known as the Salamander letter. It depicted Joseph...
Steve Young

Steve Young

Quarterback Tampa Bay Buccaneers San Francisco 49ers A descendant of Brigham Young, he graduated from BYU.   In 1985, he signed with Tampa Bay.   In 1987, he was acquired by San Francisco where he played in the shadow of the great Joe Montana, replacing him in games...
Scott Young

Scott Young

Browns Young attended Hillcrest High School (Midvale) in Midvale, Utah and was a three-year letterman in football. He is the son of a police officer and an elementary school teacher. According to the Philadelphia Inquirer Young is an Eagle Scout with 64 merit...
Marc Wilson

Marc Wilson

quarterback Oakland Raiders Los Angeles Raiders Green Bay Packers New England Patriots He was drafted by the Raiders out of BYU.   He was an ideal quarterback standing 6 foot 6 inches and weighing 205 pounds.   In 1981, he played in Super Bowl XV (15) with the Oakland...
Kyle Whittingham

Kyle Whittingham

Utah, head coach 1978-81: BYU, linebacker (1978-81); 1983-85: Denver Gold, New Orleans Breakers (USFL); 1987: Los Angeles Rams (NFL)Utah, head...
Danny White

Danny White

quarterback Dallas Cowboys He played for the Dallas Cowboys for thirteen years (1976-1989).  In 1992, he began coaching the Arizona Rattlers, an arena football team in...
Eric Weddle

Eric Weddle

Chargers Born in Fontana, California…two-time Mt. Baldy League Offensive and Defensive MVP, three-time all-league choice, two-time All-CIF selection and league Rookie of Year at Alta Loma High School in Alta Loma, California…intercepted five passes, forced...
Kyle Turley

Kyle Turley

tackle New Orleans Saints St. Louis Rams He was born in Provo, grew up in southern California (Moreno Valley), and went to San Diego State for 5 years. He was the number 7 pick in the 1998 NFL...
Joe Tuipala

Joe Tuipala

linebacker Barcelona Dragons Jacksonville Jaguars He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and played college football at San Diego State.   His rookie year was 1999 with the Detroit Lions and the New Orleans Saints.   In the spring of 2000, he played for Barcelona Dragons of...
Phil Tuckett

Phil Tuckett

wide receiver San Diego Chargers Founder of NFL...
Will Tukuafu

Will Tukuafu

William T. Tukuafu is a fullback and defensive end for the San Francisco 49ers He was signed by the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2010 Tukuafu was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. He graduated from East High School, attended Scottsdale Community College...
Glen Titensor

Glen Titensor

guard Dallas Cowboys He joined the Cowboys in 1981 as a third-round pick out of Brigham Young, playing in 16 games as a rookie.  He played in 82 games in his seven-year career.  He was part of Tom Landry’s final Cowboys team in 1988.  His final season with the...
John Tait

John Tait

left tackle Kansas City Chiefs Chicago Bears He played for BYU until 1999 when he signed with the Kansas City Chiefs.   He was the 14th pick in the draft that year, but when he flew to Kansas City, negotiations nearly broke down.   They disagreed on financial matters,...
Naufahu Tahi

Naufahu Tahi

Vikings Family are natives of Tonga, but he was born in California before moving to Utah as a child…Was out of football from 2000-03 while serving a Mormon mission in Jacksonville, FL…Attended Granger High in West Valley City, Utah…Named the USA Today Player of the...
Andy Stokes

Andy Stokes

Seattle Seahawks Andy Stokes (born June 2, 1981) was Mr. Irrelevant i.e., the last pick–of the 2005 NFL Draft. The New England Patriots William Penn University Tight end. Cut by the Patriots during training camp, he went  to the Arizona Cardinals He is now with...
Luke Staley

Luke Staley

Running back Detroit Lions He played college football at Brigham Young University.   Originally drafted by Lions in the seventh round (214th overall) of the 2002 NFL Draft.   He has already had several knee injuries requiring...
Derek Smith

Derek Smith

Chargers A workout fanatic, Smith trains in San Diego with a personal trainer, along with the team’s strength and conditioning staff. While playing in San Francisco, Smith had the 49ers’ strength coach help him design a replica of the 49ers weight room in the garage...
Todd Shell

Todd Shell

He played for BYU was drafted by San Francisco 49ers won 2 super bowls, the went on to coach for Arizona Rattlers Football, San Jose Saber cats, and New...
Sealver Siliga

Sealver Siliga

Tupaimoefitpo “Sealver” Siliga nose tackle for the New England Patriots. He was not drafted in the 2011 NFL Draft as an early entry candidate. He played college football at...
Derek Schouman

Derek Schouman

Bills, Boise State Named first-team All-WAC…Finished the season fourth on the team in receiving with 21 catches for 204 yards and three touchdowns…Had a career-high five catches for 35 yards against Utah State…Had three catches for 50 yards at Utah...
Samson Satele

Samson Satele

Dolphins, Hawaii Attended Kailua (Hawaii) High School where he was a first-team all-state offensive lineman as a senior Lettered three times in basketball and three times in track, where he performed in the shot put and the discusWas named the school’s athlete...
Sean Salisbury

Sean Salisbury

Quarterback Indianapolis Colts Minnesota Vikings San Diego Chargers Retired in 1997, he is now a regular part of ESPN’s NFL coverage and co-hosts on ESPN Radio. Interview, Fall...
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