Quantcast

Tuesday, July 29, 2014         

 Print   Email   Comment | View 1 Comments   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

No pro football contract for UH's Woodward

By Stephen Tsai

POSTED:
LAST UPDATED: 10:48 a.m. HST, May 20, 2014


Former University of Hawaii football player Tavita Woodard will not be joining the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks -- at least for the moment.

Woodard was invited to audition at the Seahawks' rookie mini camp this past weekend. Although Woodard was used as an outside linebacker with the first unit during several drills, he was not offered a free-agent contract, according to agent Cameron Weiss.

Weiss said Woodard was told he would be considered for a future opening with the Seahawks. NFL rosters are limited to 93 players during the offseason.

Woodard returned to Honolulu, where he will continue to train.

"We'll explore other opportunities," Weiss said.

Woodard is a McKinley High graduate who completed his UH eligibility at the end of the 2013 season. Woodard earned a bachelor's degree this past December. 






 Print   Email   Comment | View 1 Comments   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

COMMENTS
(1)
You must be subscribed to participate in discussions
By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. Because only subscribers are allowed to comment, we have your personal information and are able to contact you. If your comments are inappropriate, you may receive a warning, and if you persist with such comments you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email commentfeedback@staradvertiser.com.
Leave a comment

Please login to leave a comment.
mokebla wrote:
Tavita Woodard, you achieve the most important thing your degree. Job well done, if the NFL come a calling its a plus.
on May 20,2014 | 06:01PM
IN OTHER NEWS