Steve Kaufusi

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Steve Kaufusi
No. 94
Defensive lineman
Personal information
Date of birth: (1963-10-17) October 17, 1963 (age 51)
Place of birth: Nukuʻalofa, Tonga
Career information
College: BYU
NFL Draft: 1988 / Round: 12 / Pick: 319
Debuted in 1989 for the Philadelphia Eagles
Last played in 1990 for the Philadelphia Eagles
Career history
Stats at pro-football-reference.com

Sitiveni P. Kaufusi (born October 17, 1963 in Nukuʻalofa, Tonga) is a former American football defensive lineman in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1989-1990.

He also played college football at Brigham Young University and attended junior college at Dixie State.

Currently he is the defensive line coach at Brigham Young University. He is also in charge of recruiting relations with Polynesian players. Kaufusi is one of four Tongans who currently coach in Division I Football. The others are Kalani Sitake at Utah, Viliami Tuivai at Boise State, and Ilaisa Tuiaki Utah State Aggies. Will Kofe of Sacramento State, Alfred Pupunu of Southern Utah, and Sitiveni Tuivai of Southern Utah coach in Division I-AA now known as Division I-FCS.

Steve's son Bronson is a freshman defensive end for the BYU Cougars and also played forward on the men's basketball team.

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