Sealver Siliga

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Sealver Siliga
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Siliga in the 2012 preseason.
No. 96     New England Patriots
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-04-26) April 26, 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth: West Jordan, Utah
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 325 lb (147 kg)
Career information
High school: Copper Hills (UT)
College: University of Utah
Undrafted in 2011
Debuted in 2012 for the Denver Broncos
Career history
* Offseason and/or practice squad only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • Honorable mention All-Mountain West (2009,2010)
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Tackles 24
Sacks 3.0
Forced fumbles 1
Stats at

Tupaimoefitpo[1] "Sealver" Siliga (born April 26, 1990) is an American football defensive tackle for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). He was not drafted in the 2011 NFL Draft as an early entry candidate. He played college football at Utah.

College career[edit]

Siliga appeared in 37 games in his three year career for the Utes and finished with 97 tackles. After his sophomore and junior year he was awarded honorable mention All-Mountain West.

San Francisco 49ers[edit]

After going undrafted Siliga was signed by the 49ers as an undrafted free agent on July 28, 2011. He was released by the 49ers on September 3, 2011.[2]

Denver Broncos[edit]

Siliga was signed to the Denver Broncos practice squad on October 18, 2011. Prior to the 2012 opening game Siliga was added to the active roster.

Seattle Seahawks[edit]

On August 20, 2013, Siliga was traded to the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for offensive lineman John Moffitt.[3] He was released on September 17, 2013, but resigned to their practice squad on September 24, 2013.

New England Patriots[edit]

Siliga was signed to the New England Patriots practice Squad on October 23, 2013. On November 27, 2013, Siliga was added to the active roster.


  1. ^ 2008 Utah Football Recruit Bios
  2. ^ 49ers Trim Roster to 53
  3. ^ Brinson, Will (August 20, 2013). "John Moffitt deal to Cleveland rescinded, heading to Denver now". Retrieved August 20, 2013. 

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