Wilson Faumuina

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Wilson Faumuina
Date of birth (1954-06-11)June 11, 1954
Place of birth American Samoa
Date of death September 26, 1986 (age 32)
Career information
Position(s) Defensive lineman
College San Jose State
NFL draft 1977 / Round: 1 / Pick 20
Career history
As player
1977–1981 Atlanta Falcons

Wilson Faumuina (June 11, 1954 – September 26, 1986)[1] was an American football defensive lineman who played five seasons in the National Football League for the Atlanta Falcons. He died at age 32 of heart failure. Wilson attended Balboa High School in San Francisco and played both defensive end and offensive tackle. He was All City several times. Wilson then attended San Jose State from which he was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons.