Sale Isaia

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Sale Isaia
No. 64, 75, 72
Position:Offensive guard
Personal information
Born: (1972-06-13) June 13, 1972 (age 46)
Honolulu, Hawaii
Height:6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight:320 lb (145 kg)
Career information
High school:Oceanside (Ca.)
College:UCLA
Undrafted:1995
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
GP / GS:25 / 14
Fumble recoveries:2
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Sale Isaia Jr. (born June 13, 1972) is a former American football guard. He played college football at UCLA. He was originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Cleveland Browns in 1995.

College career[edit]

Isaia attended UCLA and originally played on the defensive line his first three seasons before being moved to the offensive line.[1]

Professional career[edit]

After going undrafted in the 1995 NFL draft, Isaia was signed by the Cleveland Browns. As a rookie, he did not appear in any games. In 1996, he appeared in nine games. In 1997, he injured his knee and was placed on injured reserve on August 18, 1997.[2] However, he didn't appear in another game until 2000.

On April 1, 1999, Isaia signed with the Indianapolis Colts.[3] On February 17, 2000, he was signed by the Oakland Raiders.[3] He was released on August 27, 2000.[3] Three days laters, he was signed by the New England Patriots.[3] In 2000, he appeared in all 16 regular season games starting 14. On May 15, 2001, he was released by the Patriots.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Isaia is of Samoan descent.[4] His son Jacob is projected to be one of Hawaii's top prospects in the class of 2018.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wright, Ryan (November 2, 2015). "Interview with Hawaii Class of 2018 Rising Star OL/DL Jacob Isaia". RecruitingNewsGuru.com. Retrieved April 17, 2016.
  2. ^ "Team cuts 12, eyes Boulware exemption Britton, Mitchell, Isaia go on IR". BaltimoreSun.com. Baltimore Sun. August 19, 1997. Retrieved April 17, 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d e http://www.foxsports.com/nfl/sale-isaia-player-transactions
  4. ^ Hodges, Jim (12 October 1993). "UCLA: Isaia, a 310-pound defensive lineman, overcomes pain of injury". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  5. ^ Huffman, Brandon (December 1, 2015). "2018 Hawaiian OL Jacob Isaia Checking Out Mainland Schools". Retrieved April 17, 2016.