Baltimore Ravens, NFL
- Pro Bowl and All-Pro selection with the Tennessee Titans (2000)
- Super Bowl XXXIV appearance with the Titans (1999)
- First team All-ACC selection and third team All-American selection at FSU
- Voted by his Baltimore Ravens as the Ravens’ Ed Block Courage Award winner for his strength after getting diagnosed with epilepsy
Samari Rolle was a cornerback in the NFL from 1998 to 2009 for the Tennessee Oilers/Titans and the Baltimore Ravens. He was drafted in the second round of the 1998 NFL Draft by the Tennessee Oilers who in 1999 became the Tennessee Titans. In seven seasons with the team, Samari reached the franchise record of three interceptions in a single game in 1999, the same year the team reached Super Bowl XXXIV in which Samari started. In 2000 he was selected to the Pro Bowl and was honored as a first team All-Pro selection. In his first year as a Raven in 2005, Samari recorded 41 tackles, two forced fumbles, one interception and 11 pass deflections. He continued to have a successful professional career through his retirement in 2009, playing for his last two seasons while battling epilepsy. Honoring the courage their teammate had shown while battling through the disease, the Ravens players voted Samari as the Ravens’ Ed Block Courage Award winner. Throughout his time in the NFL, Samari played with teammates such as Bruce Matthews, Derrick Mason, Adalius Thomas and Ed Reed.
Before going pro, Samari played college football at Florida State University. He played in 38 games, starting 24 of them, with 12 interceptions and 111 tackles. While at FSU Samari was named a first team All-ACC selection as well as a Football News third-team All-American selection. Since being diagnosed with epilepsy in 2007, Samari has worked to fight the disease. In addition to attending fundraisers including the National Walk for Epilepsy, he has published his story with the Epilepsy Foundation.
Lunch or Dinner$1,000Samari will join you and your small group of up to 10 people at lunch or dinner. You choose the restaurant and you choose what you want to talk about. Samari will share stories from his career. Note: for larger parties, please see appearance fee below.
Fantasy Draft$1,000Surprise your football buddies by inviting Samari to a live fantasy draft!
Pick-Up Game$1,000Make your next pick-up game unforgettable by inviting Samari to join.
Attend a Game$1,500Have an extra seat at the game? Samari will join you and your guests and share insight on the game. Discuss Samari's career with the Titans and Ravens and his trajectory in becoming a Pro Bowler.
Round of Golf$1,500Samari will complete your foursome for a round of golf. He'll be the perfect fourth for your Sunday outing, and will spice up the round with tales from his time in the pros.
Celebrations$2,000Invite Samari to join you and your guests at your birthday, bar/bat mitzvah, wedding, or anniversary party! He'll be sure to be entertaining company.
Appearance$2,000Hire Samari Rolle to make an appearance at your next event! Samari Rolle’s appearance will be the perfect way to promote your business or organization. (Up to 60 minutes). Autograph show pricing may vary.
Q&A$2,000Samari will share his story with up to 20 people. Your small group of friends, students, coworkers, or event attendees will be inspired by Samari’s path to success.
Coaching$1,000To be the best you need to learn from the best. Hiring Samari as a coach will give you access to a NFL Pro Bowler. Samari will coach a group of 1-6 people drills that helped him become a pro athlete.
* Booking this talent outside of the booking region may result in additional costs. Thuzio Pros are subject to availability.
Sport Football League NFL Team
- Tennessee Oilers/Titans (1998-2004)
- Baltimore Ravens (2005-2009)
Position Cornerback College Florida State University