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Lonnie Palelei
#66 | Offensive Guard | Outlaws Roster

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Profile
Position: OG
College - UNLV
Height - 6'4
Weight - 310 lbs.
Born: Oct. 15, 1970
Last Club: Philadelphia Eagles (NFL)
Hometown: Blue Springs, MO
XFL P.A.S.S.: Territorial Protection – Las Vegas Outlaws – 2000
NFL Draft: Rd. 5 –1993 – Pittsburgh Steelers

Professional Highlights
A veteran offensive lineman following seven NFL campaigns, Palelei started 12 games for the Philadelphia Eagles in 1999…The versatile Palelei has the ability to line up at all five offensive line positions… Has started 26 career games, 12 with the Eagles last year and 14 with the Jets in 1997 … 1999: Signed by the Eagles on 5/20 and started 12 games (11 at RT and 1 at LT)…After rookie RT John Welbourn went down with a knee injury in game 1 vs. AZ, Palelei stepped in at RG as Jermane Mayberry shifted to RT… When Mayberry injured his hamstring in game 3 at Buffalo, Palelei stepped into his place and due to his fine play remained as the starter in games 4-10, 12-14 and 16… Also started game 15 vs. NE at LT in place of the injured Tra Thomas … 1998: Released by the Jets on 8/25 and signed with Giants two days later…Dressed for the Giants’ first 11 games and saw action on special teams in games 3-11…Played on offense in just one game, replacing Greg Bishop at left guard in the 3rd qtr. vs. GB…Began suffering from a rapid heart rate which was caused by a flu virus and was placed on Injured Reserve for the final four games … 1997: Signed with the NY Jets as a free agent and started the first 13 games at LG and the 14th at LT … 1996: Was in training camp with the Baltimore Ravens before being waived on the final cut … 1995: Was claimed by the Cleveland Browns off waivers (11/27) after being released by the Steelers…Had played in one game with the Steelers and saw reserve action … 1994: Was inactive for every game with the Steelers as he played behind Pro Bowlers Dermonti Dawson and Duval Love … 1993: Played in three of the first seven games as a rookie but was inactive for the next nine weeks.

College Highlights
Played the first three years of his college career as a defensive lineman before switching to offensive guard as a senior...Earned first-team All-Big West honors as a senior in 1992 ...Earned honorable mention all-conference as a junior ... Transferred to UNLV from Purdue after his sophomore season and was forced to sit out the 1990 campaign.

Personal
Born Si’ulagi Jack Palelei on 10/15/70 in Nu’uuli (new-u-uli), America Samoa … is one of 13 children, each of whom have the middle name Jack, their father’s name … Moved to Los Angeles at age 13 and then to Blue Springs, MO, a suburb of Kansas City, during high school … Earned All-America honors as a defensive lineman at Blue Springs HS, while also lettering in track … Enjoys shooting pool, snowboarding and surfboarding … He and his wife have three children … Majored in Kinesiology while at UNLV.

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