Former Pearl City High School and Ole Miss QB Jordan Ta'amu makes his pro debut

Jordan Ta’amu makes his pro debut

After going undrafted in 2019, the former Pearl City High School and Ole Miss QB shined in his professional debut during Week 1 of the rebooted XFL. Ta’amu, aka the Throwin’ Samoan, led the St. Louis Battlehawks to a 15-9 win over the Dallas Renegades by completing 20 of 27 passes for 209 yards and a touchdown plus 77 yards rushing on nine attempts.

 


Former Hawai’i Football head coach June Jones’ Houston Roughnecks also started off their XFL season with a win, defeating the LA Wildcats 37-17.