Marcus Ardel Taulauniu Mariota is an American football quarterback for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League.
American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada, and also known as gridiron, is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.
The National Football League is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference and the American Football Conference.
The Tennessee Titans are a professional American football team based in Nashville, Tennessee.
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He was drafted by the Titans second overall in the 2015 NFL draft.
The 2015 NFL Draft was the 80th annual meeting of National Football League franchises to select newly eligible football players.
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He played college football at Oregon where he was the starting quarterback from 2012 to 2014.
College football is American football played by teams of student athletes fielded by American universities, colleges, and military academies, or Canadian football played by teams of student athletes fielded by Canadian universities.
As a junior in 2014, Mariota became the first Oregon player and Hawaii-born athlete to ever win the Heisman Trophy.
The Heisman Memorial Trophy, is awarded annually to the most outstanding player in college football in the United States whose performance best exhibits the pursuit of excellence with integrity.