Signed by Seattle as a free agent on May 16, 2023.
- 05/14/21: Signed by Dallas as a UDFA
- 08/31/21: Released by Dallas
- 09/01/21: Signed to Dallas PS
- 08/16/22: Released by Dallas
- 05/16/23: Signed by Seattle as a FA
NFL CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
• Played for the XFL's Seattle Sea Dragons in the Spring of 2022, being named to the All-XFL Team in May. Faoliu previously was with the Dallas Cowboys, having signed with them as an undrafted free agent in 2021, spending most of his rookie season on the practice squad and appearing in one game.
COLLEGE: Appeared in 43 games over a four-year career, totaling 124 tackles, 10 tackles for loss, 5.0 sacks and three forced fumbles for the Ducks. Started six of Oregon's seven games in 2020 and finished with 21 tackles and a half tackle for loss. As a junior played in all 13 games and recorded 25 tackles, 5.0 tackles for loss and 2.0 sacks.
PERSONAL: Rated a consensus three-star prospect out of Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, Calif. Named to the Orange County Register's all-county team as a senior, racking up 32 tackles, nine tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks and a forced fumble. Helped lead Mater Dei to a CIF Southern Section Division I runner-up finish. Starred at Serra Catholic High School as a running back during his sophomore and junior years. He and his fiance, Samantha, have one son, Apollo. Earned a degree in crime, law and society.