At 39 years old, Will Tukuafu has this physical status:
William T. Tukuafu (born January 3, 1984) is an American football fullback who is currently a free agent.
He was signed by the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent originally in 2010.
He has also played for the San Francisco 49ers.Tukuafu was born in Salt Lake City, Utah.
He graduated from East High School, attended Scottsdale Community College in Scottsdale, Arizona, then transferred to the University of Oregon.
Tukuafu played in 39 games (37 starts) for the Ducks, totaling 131 tackles, 32.5 tackles-for-loss, 14.5 tackles, four forced fumbles, five tackles, five tackles, five interceptees, five passed defenses, and four passes defensed. By the coaches, he was selected Second-team All-Pac-10 as a senior. He also received the Gonyea Award from Oregon and the Gonyea Award.
Tukuafu was approved as an undrafted free agent on June 8, 2010 and was released on June 22, 2010.
On August 12, 2010, the 49ers signed Tukuafu. He was released on September 3, 2010 and was re-signed to the practice squad just two days later. On December 18, 2010, he was called to the 49ers' active roster. On his first career appearance from scrimmage vs. Seattle on September 11, 2011, he made his NFL debut and recorded his first career fumble rebound. He appeared in 20 games from 2010-2013, as well as six in total playoff appearances with two starts during his time in San Francisco. His versatility has enabled him to play fullback, defensive line, and special teams.
In Super Bowl XLVIII at the end of the 2012 season, Tukuafu and the 49ers appeared togetheroară. He appeared in the game on offense, defense, and special teams, but the 49ers lost by a score of 34–31.
The Seahawks signed Tukuafu on October 29, 2014. He was arrested on September 3, 2016 and re-signed on September 13 only to be released again the following week. He was recalled by the Seahawks on October 26, 2016. Since suffering a concussion in Week 13, he was placed on injured reserve on December 13, 2016.