Fanaika with the Arizona Cardinals
|No. -- Free agent|
|Date of birth:||April 9, 1986|
|Place of birth:||San Mateo, California|
|Height:||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Weight:||327 lb (148 kg)|
|High school:||Millbrae (CA) Mills|
|NFL draft:||2009 / Round: 7 / Pick: 213|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2015|
Pauliasi "Paul" Fanaika (born April 9, 1986) is an American football offensive guard who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the seventh round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football at Arizona State.
Fanaika was signed off the Eagles practice squad on November 23 by the Washington Redskins. He was waived on June 14, 2010.
Fanaika was claimed off waivers by the Cleveland Browns on June 15, 2010 but released on September 4, 2010 before the season started. One day later, he signed with the Browns' practice squad.
Fanaika was signed off the Cleveland Browns' practice squad on December 14, 2010 by the Seattle Seahawks.
Fanaika signed with the Arizona Cardinals on April 24, 2013, and started all 16 games that season.
Kansas City Chiefs
On April 26, 2016, the Chiefs released Fanaika.
- "Chiefs Sign Offensive Lineman Paul Fanaika". KCChiefs.com. March 12, 2015. Retrieved April 27, 2016.
- Paylor, Terez (March 12, 2015). "Chiefs officially sign guard Paul Fanaika". KansasCityStar.com. Retrieved April 27, 2016.
- Alper, Josh (April 26, 2016). "Chiefs release Paul Fanaika". NBCSports.com. Retrieved April 27, 2016.