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Halapoulivaati Vaitai | 72

OT | TCU | Detroit Lions
Ht: 6060 / 6' 06" | Wt: 320 | Upd: 12/19/2020


Birth Date: 06/16/1993
Age: 28
Original Team: PHI
NFL Entry: 16 05 164
NFL Exp: 5
Depth Chart Key: U/Phi
Team History: PHI DET

Player History

05/16 PHI D/C signed
03/20 PHI UFA
03/20 DET UFA signed
11/20 DET IR 12
12/20 DET IR/DFR 15
12/20 DET activated 15

Ourlads' Profile:

2016 Guide: What Ourlads' NFL Scouting Services said about HALAPOULIVAATI VAITAI: TCU, 6060 320 5.24. Three-year starter from Haltom, TX. Second-team All-Big 12 in 2015. Plays left tackle in a high tempo spread system. Plays in a very quick pass offense and is rarely in a three-point stance. Smooth footwork for a big man. Light on his feet. Experience at both left and right tackle. Plays with good body control and balance. A natural knee bender who slides his feet across the Astroturf or grass. Reacts well to a two-move pass rusher. A good athlete with long arms and big hands. A zone blocking tackle that shows good lateral quickness. Effective in space for a big man. Patient in twist stunts. Lets the defender come to him. A smart and technique savvy blocker who produces. An athletic talent with size and measurables who needs to transition over to an NFL scheme-based system. A developmental player. OSR:13/47. Sixth/ seventh round. (A-34 1/4, H-10 5/8, BP-23, 10-1.79).