Russell Okung

Date of Birth
Oct. 06, 1987
Oklahoma State
310 lbs

Russell Okung


Russell Okung plays left tackle for the Seattle Seahawks. As a standout at Oklahoma State University, he won the Jim Parker Trophy as the nation’s top offensive lineman and was named a First-Team All-American in 2009.

Early Years

Okung was born in Fort Bend, TX on October 7, 1987 and played football at George Bush High School. As a senior, he was a First-Team All-Greater Houston selection and received all-district recognition. He was ranked as the 33rd best offensive tackle prospect in the country by and received scholarship offers from several big programs, including Oklahoma University and the University of Nebraska. In January 2006, he decided to accept a scholarship offer from Oklahoma State University.

Oklahoma State University

After joining the Cowboys in 2006, Okung sta...