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  • Wed., Apr. 23, 2014 5:00PM - 5:15PM MST 2014 NFL schedule released The 2014 NFL schedule is released. Check out all the details on azcardinals.com.
  • Thu., Apr. 24, 2014 5:00PM - 9:00PM MST "Spring Tailgate" at the Big Red Rib and Music Festival The Cardinals are hosting a live TV special, as team president Michael Bidwill, general manager Steve Keim, and coach Bruce Arians preview the 2014 Draft and season with hosts Paul Calvisi and Ron Wolfley. There will be players in attendance.
  • Mon., May. 05, 2014 8:00AM MST On-field work Players allowed on-field football work with coaching (no helmets, no contact, no offense vs. defense)
  • Thu., May. 08, 2014 5:00PM MST NFL Draft First round of the NFL draft.
  • Fri., May. 09, 2014 3:30PM MST NFL Draft Second and third rounds of the NFL draft.
  • Sat., May. 10, 2014 9:00AM MST NFL Draft Fourth through seventh rounds of the NFL draft.
  • Tue., May. 20, 2014 8:00AM MST Organized Team Activities Players allowed on-field football work with coaching. Helmets allowed, as is offense vs. defense.
  • Wed., May. 21, 2014 8:00AM MST Organized Team Activities Players allowed on-field football work with coaching. Helmets allowed, as is offense vs. defense.
  • Thu., May. 22, 2014 8:00AM MST Organized Team Activities Players allowed on-field football work with coaching. Helmets allowed, as is offense vs. defense.

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Paul Fanaika
G #74
Height:
6-5
Weight:
327
Age:
28
College:
Arizona State
Experience:
5

Quick Stats (2013):

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16
GS
16
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGames
GGS
TOTAL 19 16
2013 ARI 16 16
2011 SEA 3 0
2010 SEA 0 0
2009 WAS 0 0
Recent Games
WKOppResult
1 @STL L 24-27
2 DET W 25-21
3 @NO L 7-31
4 @TB W 13-10
5 CAR W 22-6
6 @SF L 20-32
7 SEA L 22-34
8 ATL W 27-13
10 HOU W 27-24
11 @JAC W 27-14
12 IND W 40-11
13 @PHI L 21-24
14 STL W 30-10
15 @TEN W 37-34
16 @SEA W 17-10
17 SF L 20-23

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Biography

Pro Career:

Originally entered the NFL as a seventh-round pick (213th overall) of the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2009 NFL Draft. Released by the Eagles on 9/5/09 and signed to their practice squad on 9/6/09. Signed to the Redskins active roster on 11/23/09. Released on 6/14/10 and claimed off waivers by the Browns on 6/15/10. Released by Cleveland on 9/4/10 and signed to the Browns practice squad on 9/5/10. Signed to the Seahawks active roster on 12/14/10. Released on 9/3/11 and signed to Seattle’s practice squad on 9/6/11. Released on 11/8/11 and was re-signed to Seattle’s active roster on 11/15/11. Released on 8/31/12. Signed with the Cardinals on 4/24/13.

Pro Career:

Originally entered the NFL as a seventh-round pick (213th overall) of the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2009 NFL Draft. Released by the Eagles on 9/5/09 and signed to their practice squad on 9/6/09. Signed to the Redskins active roster on 11/23/09. Released on 6/14/10 and claimed off waivers by the Browns on 6/15/10. Released by Cleveland on 9/4/10 and signed to the Browns practice squad on 9/5/10. Signed to the Seahawks active roster on 12/14/10. Released on 9/3/11 and signed to Seattle’s practice squad on 9/6/11. Released on 11/8/11 and was re-signed to Seattle’s active roster on 11/15/11. Released on 8/31/12. Signed with the Cardinals on 4/24/13.

2012: Out of football after being released by Seattle on 8/31.

2011: Played in three games with the Seahawks … began the season on Seattle’s practice squad and was released on 11/8 … re-signed to active roster on 11/15 … made his NFL debut @ StL (11/20) … also saw action vs. Was (11/27) and vs. Phi (12/1) … inactive the final four games of the season.

2010: Spent majority of the season on Cleveland’s practice squad before being signed to Seattle’s active roster on 12/14 … inactive in the last three games of the season.

2009: Signed by Washington from Philadelphia’s practice squad on 11/23 … inactive in the first five games with the Redskins … active but did not play in season finale @ SD (1/3/10).

College:

Four-year letterman at Arizona State where he played in 48 games and started the final 35 contests of his career … earned honorable mention All-Pac-10 honors as a sophomore and junior … named the team’s Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman as a senior in ’08 … took over as the starting right guard in the fourth game of his sophomore season in ’06 and started every game through the 2008 season finale … began his career as a walk-on and was awarded a scholarship in 2006.

Personal:

Full name is Pauliasi Fanaika … last name pronounced “fuh-NYE-kuh” … attended Mills (Milbrae, CA) High School and was named the Ocean Division Lineman of the Year as a senior … earned first-team all-league honors in ’03 and was team captain as a senior … mother, Tina, played volleyball at Fresno State University, and sister, Lavinia, was a guard on the Arizona State women’s basketball team … graduated with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.

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