Key Points:

  • Jordan Ta’Amu signs with DC Defenders for 2024, previously won XFL Offensive Player of the Year.
  • Led Defenders to a 9-1 record, championship game appearance in last season.
  • Known for impressive stats in passing yards, touchdowns, and minimal interceptions.

Ta’Amu’s Return to the Defenders

Jordan Ta’Amu has officially signed with the DC Defenders for the 2024 season, signaling a significant boost for the team’s lineup. As a former Ole Miss quarterback, Ta’Amu has shown remarkable skill in both the XFL and USFL, earning the XFL Offensive Player of the Year title for his exceptional performance.

Quarterback Situation Clarified

The DC Defenders’ quarterback room has been a topic of speculation, especially after the UFL Dispersal Draft. With the addition of Ta’Amu alongside Deondre Francois and Jalan McClendon, the team now boasts a formidable trio, with Ta’Amu likely leading as the starting quarterback.

Record-Breaking Performances

During his tenure with the Defenders, Ta’Amu threw for 1,878 yards, 14 touchdowns, and only three interceptions, also adding 301 rushing yards. His leadership on the field was instrumental in leading the team to a 9-1 record and a championship game appearance.

NFL and College Achievements

Ta’Amu has had stints with several NFL teams, including the Kansas City Chiefs and Minnesota Vikings, showcasing his adaptability and skill at the professional level. His college career at Ole Miss was marked by breaking records in 400-yard passing games and ranking highly in career passing yards and touchdowns.

Looking Ahead

As the UFL 2024 season approaches, Ta’Amu’s experience and leadership will be pivotal for the DC Defenders. With training camp starting on February 24, the team is poised for another strong season, aiming to go beyond their previous championship game appearance. With XFL stars like Ta’Amu and Battlehawks AJ McCarron returning, this will bold well for the United Football League’s first season.

With a strong quarterback room and Ta’Amu’s proven track record, the DC Defenders are looking at a promising 2024 season in the UFL. Fans and team members alike are eager to see if they can capitalize on this momentum and clinch the UFL championship title in 2024.

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Mark Perry Editor
Mark Perry, a devoted sports journalist and founder of UFL News Hub, has been a key figure in XFL, USFL and UFL coverage since 2018.

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