Signed by Seattle as an undrafted rookie free agent following the 2019 NFL Draft.
As a redshirt senior, was selected Big Sky Conference Defensive MVP, First Team All-Big Sky, and Associated Press NCAA Football Championship Subdivision All-America team. Started 24 of the 49 career games played and had 115 total tackles (35 solo) with 12.5 sacks, 19.0 TFLs, 4 passes defensed, 2 forced fumbles and one fumble recovery. Missed 2017 after injured in second game of the season. Earned first team All-Big Sky honors (as selected by the league’s head coaches) as a junior in 2016. Graduated from Federal Way HS in 2014. Named by the Seattle Times as a “White Chip” selection as one of the top 100 prospects in the state of Washington. He earned All-South Puget Sound League 4A South Division honors as a first team offensive lineman and a first team defensive lineman. Helped team rush for over 3,000 yards on the season. He also had four sacks on defense. He helped lead the Eagles to a 10-3 record and a semifinal appearance in the State 4A Playoffs. Majored in communication studies. Full name is Jay-Tee Nimo Tiuli. His parents are Junior and Tagitupe Tiuli. Last name is pronounced “tee-oo-lee.”