Tyson Alualu
Name: Tyson Alualu
Occupation: Football Player
Current Team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Gender: Male
Birth Day: May 12, 1987
Age: 35
Birth Place: Honolulu, United States
Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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Tyson Alualu

Tyson Alualu was born on May 12, 1987 in Honolulu, United States (35 years old). Tyson Alualu is a Football Player, zodiac sign: Taurus. Nationality: United States. Approx. Net Worth: Undisclosed. Tyson Alualu plays for the team Pittsburgh Steelers.


He was selected to the NFL All-Rookie Team by Pro Football Weekly and The Sporting News.

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Before Fame

He played high school football at Saint Louis School, where he ranked as the second-best player in the state of Hawaii by Rivals.


Tyson Alualu plays for the team Pittsburgh Steelers

Net Worth Comparison

Team Pittsburgh Steelers Net Worth / Salary
# Name Age Net Worth Salary Nationality
#1 Tyson Alualu 35 N/A N/A United States
#2 JuJu Smith-Schuster 26 $4 Million N/A United States
#3 J.T. Barrett 27 N/A N/A United States
#4 Ben Roethlisberger 40 $100 Million $23 Million United States
#5 Bud Dupree 29 N/A N/A United States
#6 Paxton Lynch 28 N/A N/A United States
#7 TJ Watt 28 N/A N/A United States
#8 Trey Edmunds 28 N/A N/A United States
#9 Ferrell Edmunds 57 N/A N/A United States
#10 Maurkice Pouncey 33 N/A N/A United States
#11 Zach Banner 29 N/A N/A United States
#12 Vance McDonald 32 N/A N/A United States
#13 Ryan Shazier 30 $4 Million N/A United States
#14 Minkah Fitzpatrick 26 N/A N/A United States
#15 Daniel McCullers 30 N/A N/A United States
#16 Chris Boswell 31 N/A N/A United States
#17 Cameron Heyward 33 N/A N/A United States
#18 Amara Darboh 28 N/A N/A Sierra Leone

Biography Timeline


A native of Honolulu, Hawaii, Alualu attended and graduated from Saint Louis School in Hawaii in 2005. He was selected to the all-state team twice by the Honolulu Star Bulletin. He was ranked as the No. 2 player in Hawaii and the No. 24 defensive tackle in America by Rivals.com for 2005. He recorded 7 sacks and 59 tackles in high school. During his senior year, he was named the ILH Player of the Year by the Honolulu Advertiser.

Alualu married Desire Pomele in 2005. He had started at California in the summer of that year, but returned home before fall semester classes to get married and to see the birth of his first child, Tyree. He returned to California and enrolled in January 2006. Alualu also has a daughter, Dere'on who was born in 2008.


Alualu played in all 13 games of his first season, then started all thirteen games of his next three consecutive seasons. He earned second-team All-Pac-10 honors in as a junior 2008 and first-team All-Pac-10 honors as a senior in 2009. Following his senior season, Alualu represented Cal at the 2010 Senior Bowl, where he finished the game with a sack, a fumble forced, and a fumble recovered.

After the 2009 season, Alualu was ranked at the 12th best defensive line prospect (42nd overall) in the 2010 NFL Draft by Sports Illustrated. Coming out of California in 2010, Alualu was projected to be a first or second round pick. He received an invitation to the NFL combine and completed all of the required combine and positional drills. On March 10, 2010, he participated at California's pro day and opted to attempt the bench press (24),and short shuttle (4.28), achieving better numbers in both. Alualu was ranked the fourth best defensive end by NFLDraftScout.com.


On August 2, 2010, Alualu signed a five-year deal with the Jaguars. The contract includes $17.5 million guaranteed and a total value of roughly $28 million.


Alualu returned as the starting defensive tackle with Knighton in 2011. On September 18, 2011, he recorded a season-high four solo tackles during a 32-3 loss to the New York Jets. On October 16, 2011, Alualu made three solo tackles and made his first sack of the season on Ben Roethlisberger, as the Jacksonville Jaguars were defeated 17-13 by the Pittsburgh Steelers. He started all 16 games with 40 combined tackles (21 solo), 2.5 sacks, a pass defended, and a fumble recovery returned for seven yards.


He started all 16 games in 2012 and finished with a career-high 45 combined tackles (34 solo), 3.5 sacks, 1 pass defended, and 1 fumble recovery. The Jacksonville Jaguars finished 2-14 in his only season under head coach Mike Mularkey.


On January 17, 2013, the Jaguars hired Gus Bradley as their head coach, marking Alualu's third head coach entering his fourth season. During organized team activities in May, new head coach Gus Bradley announced that Alualu would move to defensive end. He competed with Jason Babin, Andre Branch, and Jeremy Mincey for the starting defensive end job. Gus Bradley named him the starting defensive end, along with Jason Babin, to begin the 2013 season.

On September 29, 2013, Alualu made a tackle and earned his first full sack of the season on Indianapolis Colts' quarterback Andrew Luck during a 37-3 loss. In Week 7, he collected a season-high six solo tackles in a 24-6 loss to the San Diego Chargers. He finished the season with 42 combined tackles (33 solo tackles) and 1.5 sacks. In head coach Gus Bradley's first season the Jaguars finished 4-12.


In a Week 2 loss to the Washington Redskins, Alualu recorded a season-high seven combined tackles. On November 30, 2014, he made one tackle and sacked New York Giants' quarterback Eli Manning for the first of the season. He finished the season with 30 combined tackles (13 solo) and two sacks in 16 games and zero starts.


On March 7, 2015, the Jacksonville Jaguars re-signed Alualu to a two-year, $6 million contract. He participated in training camp and competed for the starting defensive end job with Chris Clemons, Jared Odrick, Ryan Davis, Andre Branch, and Chris Smith. He was named the starting defensive end with Chris Clemons to begin 2015.

In a Week 5 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Alualu collected a season-high four combined tackles. On October 12, 2015, he recorded a tackle and sacked Tennessee Titans' quarterback Charlie Whitehurst during a 16-14 loss. During the 2015 season, he played all 16 games starting 14 of them, making 26 tackles (18 solo), two sacks, two passes defended, and a fumble recovery.


He was a healthy scratch for the first two games of the season. On September 25, 2016, he earned his first start of the season, playing in place of Jared Odrick who suffered a triceps injury the week prior. He made three combined tackles during the 19-17 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. The next week, Alualu earned two combined tackles and sacked Andrew Luck, for his first of the season, as the Jaguars defeated the Indianapolis Colts 30-27. He finished with a total of 37 combined tackles (29 solo) and 2.5 sacks in 14 games and ten starts.


On March 21, 2017, the Pittsburgh Steelers signed Alualu to a two-year, $6 million contract that includes $1.75 million guaranteed and a signing bonus of $1.25 million.

Alualu made his Pittsburgh Steelers debut in their season-opening 21-18 victory over the Cleveland Browns and recorded five combined tackles. On September 17, 2017, he earned his first start of the season in place of Stephon Tuitt, who suffered a biceps injury the week prior. He collected three combined tackles during the Steelers' 26-9 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. In Week 7, he recorded four solo tackles and made his first sack as a Steeler, taking down Cincinnati Bengals' quarterback Andy Dalton in a 29-14 victory.


In 2018, Alualu played in 15 games with two starts, recording a career-low 22 combined tackles and no sacks.


On February 22, 2019, Alualu signed a two-year contract extension with the Steelers. In week 4 against the Cincinnati Bengals, Alualu sacked Andy Dalton on a fourth down late in the fourth quarter, sealing a 27-3 win.

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