Rees Odhiambo

Offensive Guard / Seattle Seahawks



Rees Odhiambo is a professional football player for the Seattle Seahawks. Odhiambo was born in Nairobi, Kenya but moved to Texas when he was 7 years old. He started playing football during his sophomore year of high school after one of the assistant coaches on the team recommended he try out. Rees played 4 years for Boise State and was drafted in as the 97th overall pick after graduating from Boise State University. He has played for the Seattle Seahawks since being drafted in 2016.

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August 22, 1992 (age 25)


6 ft 4 in (193 cm)


315 lb (143 kg; 22 stone 7 lb)


Seattle Seahawks


Offensive Guard

College Major

Exercise Science

Rees Odhiambo's Training Apparel

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Rees Odhiambo Shows Off His Favorite Muscle Massager

Theragun! Best new muscle stimulator helps your muscles relax post workout from tightness or just warm up before you get started -Rees

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Offseason Lifting with Rees Odhiambo

"Working on creating an explosive movement from my hips as I come out of my stance by having a slight pause during back squat." -Rees  

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Rees Odhiambo's Recovery Tools

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Rees Odhiambo and the Seattle Seahawks Prepare for the Second Half of the Season

The NFL season is a long grueling process that can wear on players both physically and mentally. In this video, Rees Odhiambo talks about his personal and team’s approach towards entering the secon

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Rees Odhiambo's First NFL Game

While the excitement of playing in your first game can be overwhelming, Rees Odhiambo did an excellent job of keeping his composure. In this video, Odhiambo explains the feeling of playing in his f

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Rees Odhiambo's Funniest Interaction with a Fan

The Seattle Seahawks have one of the most passionate fan bases in all of sports. The 12’s pride themselves on being some of the loudest and most invested groups in the NFL, and as a result, players

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Rees Odhiambo and the Importance of Being a Professional Athlete

Rees Odhiambo is grateful to call himself a professional athlete. While the lifestyle of an NFL player may seem lavish to outsiders, many people fail to realize to amount of hard work that goes int

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Rees Odhiambo Recalls Getting Drafted into the NFL

Rees Odhiambo did not attend the 2016 NFL draft, but instead watched the picks from a friend’s house in Bellevue, Washington. Surrounded by friends and family, Odhiambo recalls watching the first r

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Rees Odhiambio's Favorite Memory from Boise State

Rees Odhiambo played at Boise State from 2011-2015. In this video, he details his favorite memory from his time as a Bronco. This significant milestone not only represents his team’s long journey t

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The Beginning of Rees Odhiambo's Football Career

Rees Odhiambo started playing football as a sophomore in high school. His coach saw him in P.E. one day, and asked Odhiambo to come try out for the team. Having barely even watched football before,

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Rees Odhiambo Shares a Fun Fact About Joey Hunt

Like A Pro athletes Rees Odhiambo and Joey Hunt both play for the Seattle Seahawks. In this video, Odhiambo gives a hilarious anecdote about Hunt’s most defining physical feature.

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Rees Odhiambo Talks About Playing on Blue Turf

Boise State football is famous for their unique playing surface: the blue turf. In this video, Rees Odhiambo explains the adjustment period of getting used to playing on both blue and green fields,

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Rees Odhiambo's Biggest Challenge as a Pro

During his college career, Rees Odhiambo battled a series of knee and ankle injuries. Although he has been able to overcome these ailments and earn himself a roster spot with the Seattle Seahawks,

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Rees Odhiambo's Definition of Excellence

Perfection in anything, especially football, is impossible to attain. However, NFL players show up to work every single day in the hopes of achieving excellence. In this video, Rees Odhiambo gives

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Rees Odhiambo's Offseason Training Routine

Rees Odhiambo explains that training during an NFL offseason was unlike anything he had ever done before. In college and during the NFL season, teams have their players under strict fitness routi

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Rees Odhiambo Cares About Children's Education

Rees Odhiambo moved from Kenya to the United States when he was seven years old. His time in Africa made him appreciate our country’s public school system. Odhiambo reflects on how tremendous it is

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Rees Odhiambo Describes the NFL Draft Process

Rees Odhiambo describes the summer leading into his NFL draft as, “a crazy process.” He dedicated his entire spring and summer to recovering from surgery in order to prove to NFL scouts that he wou

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2016 NFL Draft Rd 3 Pk 97 | Seattle Seahawks Select G Rees Odhiambo

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Rees Odhiambo Talks Team Pranks and Jokesters

Rees Odhiambo compares playing on a football team to, “running a family business.” Players are constantly pulling pranks on each other, but they are typically harmless and good-natured. He also rev

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Why Does Rees Odhiambo Compete?

Rees Odhiambo absolutely hates to lose. As a competitor and lover of the game, Odhiambo has a burning desire to win at football. However, his competitive spirit extends far past the football field

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Rees Odhiambo Discusses Recovering From Injuries

During his college career, Rees Odhiambo battled a multitude of injuries. He constantly played through these ailments, but during his senior season, a set of surgeries sidelined him for a handful o

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Rees Odhiambo's Favorite Food

In this video, Rees Odhiambo reveals his favorite food and how a friend’s mom used to send him “60 lbs bags of it” while he was in college.

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Rees Odhiambo's Memories From Living in Kenya

Although Rees Odhiambo was only seven years old when he moved here from Kenya, he still has some memories from his native country. In this video, he recalls playing soccer with his friends, and als

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The Best Advice Rees Odhiambo Has Received

The best advice Rees Odhiambo has received since joining the NFL has been to take care of his body. As someone who struggled with injuries throughout college, Odhiambo recognizes the importance of

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Rees Odhiambo Opens Up About Moving From Kenya

Rees Odhiambo was only seven years old when he moved from Kenya to Texas. In this video, he shares how difficult it can be growing up in a new country, but how he was able to quickly adjust to this

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Rees Odhiambo Talks About Life In Seattle

Rees Odhiambo is enjoying life in Seattle, Washington. Having attended Boise State, he had made a few trips to the area during college, but had never lived there until being drafted by the Seahawks

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