Arian Foster joined Mission Bay Senior High School’s football team as a linebacker. Arian became a full time running back during his junior and senior year. Arian was named as the San Diego Union Tribune All-San Diego Western League Player of the Year. Upon stepping into Tennessee Volunteer, Arian was a redshirted during his first season with all the team. Foster was an alltime leading rusher for the team with 3,338 yards. In 2009, Foster was undrafted for the Houston Texans. Arian returned during the 2014 season after recuperating from his back injury, rushed for 1,246 yards and eight touchdowns. Arian Isa Foster was born on August 24, 1986 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.