Sione Po'uha comes to Navy from the University of Utah where he served as the Director of Player Development for one year and a student coach for one season.
Po'uha was an outstanding run-stopper for the New York Jets, where he played for seven years as a defensive tackle. Po'uha recorded 263 tackles in his career, including a two-year run in 2010-11 when he had 116 tackles, three sacks, a forced fumbled and five fumble recoveries while starting 30 games.
At Utah, Po'uha was named First-Team All-Mountain West in 2004 and was a third round draft pick for the Jets. After his NFL career, he returned to Utah to earn his bachelor's degree ('16).