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The Best NFL Players From Hawaii

Updated July 21, 2019 1.4k votes 227 voters 14.4k views35 items

Here’s a list of the best NFL players from Hawaii. The Aloha State has produced some massive players for the NFL. Whether it is on the offensive or defensive line, the state of Hawaii keeps churning out lineman after lineman to play in the National Football League, not to mention Heisman trophy winner and one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL right now, Marcus Mariota.

Vote for who you think are the top NFL players from Hawaii and add any of your favorites missing from the list! 

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    30

    Olin Kreutz

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Olin George Kreutz (; born June 9, 1977) is a former American college and professional...  more
  • 2
    112
    58

    Marcus Mariota

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Marcus Ardel Taulauniu Mariota (born October 30, 1993) is an American football quarterback for...  more
  • 3
    62
    17

    Max Unger

    Kailua, Hawaii
    Maxwell McCandless Unger (born April 14, 1986) is a former American football center who played...  more
  • 4
    39
    12

    Kurt Gouveia

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Kurt Keola Gouveia (born September 14, 1964) is a former professional American football...  more
  • 5
    44
    24

    Manti Te'o

    Laie, Hawaii
    Manti Malietau Louis Teʻo (; born January 26, 1991) is an American football linebacker who is...  more
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    34
    13

    Dominic Raiola

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Dominic Raiola (; born December 30, 1978) is a former American football center. He was a...  more
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    34
    14

    Chris Fuamatu-Maʻafala

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Chris Fuamatu-Ma'afala (pronounced [fu.əˈmatu maʔəˈfalə]; born March 4, 1977, in Honolulu,...  more
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    40
    21

    Samson Satele

    Kailua, Hawaii
    Samson H. Satele (born November 29, 1984) is a former American football center. He played...  more
  • 9
    30
    11

    Itula Mili

    Kahuku, Hawaii
    Itula Mili (born April 20, 1973) is a former National Football League tight end of Samoan...  more
  • 10
    24
    5

    Josh Mauga

    Ewa Beach, Hawaii
    Joshua Mauga (born June 20, 1987) is a former American football linebacker. He was signed by...  more
  • 11
    29
    11

    Tyson Alualu

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Tyson Asi Alualu ( AH-loo-AH-loo; born May 12, 1987) is an American football defensive end for...  more
  • 12
    28
    11

    Matt Blair

    Hilo, Hawaii
    Matt Blair (born September 20, 1950) was an American football player who was an outside...  more
  • 13
    24
    6

    Glen Kozlowski

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Glen Kozlowski (born December 31, 1962 in Honolulu, Hawaii) is a former professional American...  more
  • 14
    21
    4

    John Tuggle

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    John Davis Tuggle was a running back in the National Football League. Tuggle was the final...  more
  • 15
    25
    9

    Vince Manuwai

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Vincent Keoni Manuwai (July 12, 1980 – November 4, 2018) was an American football guard. He...  more
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    19
    4

    Gary Campbell

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Gary Campbell may refer to: Gary Campbell (American football) (born 1952), former American...  more
  • 17
    27
    14

    Chris Naeole

    Kailua, Hawaii
    Christopher Kealoha Naeole ([nəeˈolɛ]; born December 25, 1974) is an American football coach....  more
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    19
    5

    Jordan Norwood

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Jordan Shea Rashad Norwood (born September 29, 1986) is a Filipino American former...  more
  • 19
    24
    14

    Rocky Freitas

    Kailua, Hawaii
    Rockne Crowningburg "Rocky" Freitas (born September 7, 1945) is a former American football...  more
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    16
    5

    Guy Whimper

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Guy Whimper (born May 21, 1983) is a former American football offensive tackle. He was drafted...  more
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    16
    5

    Kaluka Maiava

    Wailuku, Hawaii
    Kaluka Maiava (born December 27, 1986) is a former American football linebacker who played for...  more
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    16
    7

    Bern Brostek

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Bern Orion Brostek (born September 11, 1966) is a former American football offensive lineman...  more
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    14
    5

    Esera Tuaolo

    Honolulu, Hawaii
    Esera Tavai Tuaolo (born July 11, 1968), nicknamed "Mr. Aloha," is a former American...  more
  • 24
    18
    11

    Kimo von Oelhoffen

    Kaunakakai, Hawaii
    Kimo K. von Oelhoffen (; born January 30, 1971) is a former American football defensive tackle...  more
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    24
    18

    Ikaika Alama-Francis

    Kaneohe, Hawaii
    Ikaika Alama-Francis (born December 4, 1984) is a former American football defensive end. He...  more