Hawaii's NFL Son! Autograph Marcus Mariota Signed Helmet. Mariota is an American football quarterback for the Tennessee Titans. He was drafted by the Titans second overall in the 2015 NFL Draft. He was the starting QB at Oregon from 2012 to 2014. As a junior in 2014, Mariota became the first University of Oregon player, as well as the first Hawaii-born athlete, to win the Heisman Trophy.