Marcus Mariota plays in the NFL for the Atlanta Falcons. He is a quarterback on the team. His height is 1.93 meters, and his weight is 101 kg. While attending Saint Louis School, he excelled in both football and track. According to the Interscholastic League of Honolulu, he won offensive player of the year in high school in 2010.
After completing high school, he enrolled at the University of Oregon, where he played collegiate football for the Oregon Ducks from 2011 to 2014. He redshirted his freshman year. In 2012, as a redshirt freshman, he became the first Ducks rookie to start the first game of a season in 22 years.
He was named to the Pac-12 All-Conference 1st Team in 2013 as a sophomore after breaking a Pac-12 record from the end of the 2012 season into the 2013 season. With the second overall pick in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the Tennessee Titans selected Mariota. He made a four-year commitment to play for the Tennessee Titans.
In March 2020, he signed a two-year contract with the Las Vegas Raiders. In March 2022, he signed a two-year, $18.75 million deal with the Atlanta Falcons. On July 28, 2022, he was chosen to take over as the Falcons’ starting quarterback after winning a competition for the job.
Where Did Marcus Mariota Attend College?
Marcus Mariota attended the University of Oregon and played college football for the Oregon Ducks football team.