Draft Scout Snapshot:DS Rating on 9/1/09: #26 DE, #309/750 Overall, Projected Rd: 2009 Senior Bowl Invite (Minus 18 pounds at weigh-in from listed weight/262)…2008: 13 GP; 12 GS; 31 Sol-68 TT, 8.5 TFL, 3 SK, 6 PBU, 1 FR, 3 FF; Second-team all-conference … started 12 games at end and one (Air Force) at tackle … 68 total tackles led Utah's linemen and ranked third overall … 8.5 TFL and six pass breakups ranked third on the team … led Utah with three forced fumbles (tied for the third-most in the MWC) … won Utah's defensive Iron Ute award. 2007: 13 GP; 10 GS; 29 Sol-67 TT, 8 TFL, 2.5 SK, 2 PBU, 2 FR; Started the last 11 games at tackle … played at defensive end for the first two games, moving to tackle when injuries struck … third on the team in tackles with 67 … academic all-MWC. JC: First-team all-conference defensive end … helped Santa Rosa Junior College to a division title and a bowl invitation. Personal: Father, Sione, played football for Hawaii … full name is Nawa'akoa Lisiate Foti Analeseanoa Misi (pronounced ko-a mee-see).
Post-Draft Outlook: A closer look at the Dolphins' picks: Round 2/40 -- Koa Misi, OLB, 6-3, 250, Utah, The exodus of veteran OLBs Joey Porter and Jason Taylor created a glaring need at this spot and Misi will compete for one of them opposite Cameron Wake. - by The Sports Xchange
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12/28/12 - LB Koa Misi (ankle) returned to practice on a limited basis for the first time since suffering the injury three games ago.
12/26/12 - LB Koa Misi (ankle) did not practice Wednesday and has missed two straight games.
12/24/12 - LB Koa Misi (ankle) missed his second straight game.
12/21/12 - LB Koa Misi (sprained ankle) did not practice for the second day in a row and may miss his second straight game.
12/20/12 - LB Koa Misi (ankle) missed last week's game and did not practice on Wednesday, but his status for Sunday is uncertain.