Al Noga

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Al Noga
No. 99, 72
Defensive End / Defensive Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1965-09-16) September 16, 1965 (age 49)
Place of birth: Fagasa, American Samoa
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 259 lb (117 kg)
Career information
High school: Honolulu (HI) Farrington
College: Hawaii
NFL Draft: 1988 / Round: 3 / Pick: 71
Debuted in 1988 for the Minnesota Vikings
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
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Alapati Noga (born September 16, 1965) is a former American football defensive lineman who played seven seasons in the National Football League.[1]

Noga was an Outland Trophy finalist, and an AP first team All-American at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings with the 71st pick in the third round in the 1988 NFL Draft.[2] In the December 27, 1999 issue of Sports Illustrated he was listed as number 46 on their "50 Greatest Hawaii Sports Figures" list.[3]

Noga is married to Kathi Wolfgramm, who was part of the singing group, The Jets.[4] Noga's brothers, Pete and Niko, both played at the University of Hawai'i and Niko played later in the NFL.[5]


  1. ^ "Al Noga". NFL. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 
  2. ^ "National Football League: NFL Draft History - by Alphabetic Order - N". NFL. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 
  3. ^ "The 50 Greatest Hawaii Sports Figures". Sports Illustrated. Dec 27, 1999. Retrieved 2010-06-21. 
  4. ^ Honolulu Star Bulletin article
  5. ^ Wes Nakama (July 26, 2009). "Noga brothers put a hurting on opposition". Honolulu Advertiser. Retrieved 2010-06-21.