Junior Ioane

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Junior Ioane
No. 92, 94
Position:Defensive tackle
Personal information
Born: (1977-07-21) July 21, 1977 (age 45)
Apia, Western Samoa
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:320 lb (145 kg)
Career information
High school:North Sanpete (Mount Pleasant, Utah)
College:Arizona State
NFL Draft:2000 / Round: 4 / Pick: 107
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Total tackles:54
Solo tackles:33
Player stats at NFL.com

Junior Burton Ioane (born July 21, 1977) is a former American football defensive tackle. He attended Arizona State University, and played with the Oakland Raiders during his rookie year in 2000-2003. Ioane also played for the Houston Texans from 2003-2006.

High school career[edit]

Ioane attended North Sanpete High School in Mount Pleasant, Utah, where he was a standout in football, basketball, and track and field. In football, he won All-State honors. In track and field, he won the State Champion in the shot put as a senior.

College career[edit]

Ioane was an Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 selection in 1999. Prior to attending Arizona State, Ioane played at Snow College in Ephraim, Utah.[1]

In August 2003 he was signed by the Houston Texans.[2]

In May 2006 Ioane was signed by the New York Giants.[3]


  1. ^ "Raiders' Ioane is coming of age / Big lineman was impressive against Titans". SFGate. 18 August 2002. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  2. ^ "Texans claim Ioane". Houston Texans. 31 August 2003. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  3. ^ "Giants Sign Junior Ioane; Former Pro Personnel Director Jim Trimble Passes Away". Big Blue Interactive. 25 May 2006. Retrieved 27 June 2022.

External links[edit]