•Started on 3 College Football Playoff semi-finalist teams as a freshman, junior and senior and won Big 12 each of those years.
• Blocked for Heisman winning QBs Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray at OU
• One of 4 Oklahoma offensive linemen selected in the 2019 NFL draft, joining OG Cody Ford (Buffalo, Rd. 2, #38), OT Bobby Evans (LA Rams, Rd. 3, #97) and OG Ben Powers (Baltimore, Rd. 4, #123).
OFF THE FIELD Graduated from Oklahoma in the summer of 2018 with a degree in communications...Last name pronounced sah-MEE-uh...Aspires to own a gym and athlete training facility following his football career...Plans to be active with breast and ovarian cancer causes to honor family and friends afflicted with the diseases.
PRO Selected in the 4th round (#114) of the 2019 NFL Draft...Samia’s pick was announced by Vikings HOF head coach Bud Grant...Minnesota traded up 6 spots in the 4th round to select the Oklahoma OG.