Nuu Faaola
No. 30, 34     
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1964-01-15) January 15, 1964 (age 56)
Place of birth: Honolulu, Hawaii
Career information
College: Hawaii
NFL Draft: 1986 / Round: 9 / Pick: 245
Debuted in 1986 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1989 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
* New York Jets (1986-1989)
Career highlights and awards
Rushing attempts-yards     20-71
Receptions-yards     2-24
Touchdowns     2
Stats at

Nu'u Fa'aola (born January 15, 1964 in Honolulu, Hawai'i) is a former running back of Samoan ancestry who played in the National Football League from 1986 to 1989. He played for the New York Jets and Miami Dolphins primarily on special teams after playing collegiately at the University of Hawaii. Fa'aola attended Farrington High School in Honolulu, Hawai'i.

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During his playing days he dated future Miss America Carolyn Sapp, starred in a 1991 autobiographical television movie, Miss America: Behind the Crown which depicted her as the victim of physical abuse at Faaola's hands. Records indicate she filed a police report against him and obtained a restraining order in October 1990 (Good Housekeeping magazine, Sept. 1992.)

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