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Quote Originally Posted by Oviedo
I've had the privledge of working with several soldiers from Somoa and universally they are respectful, humble, hard working with a strong sense of right and wrong.
I grew up with a lot of american-samoans and they didn't all fit this description. Some of them I would avoid at all costs and not make eye contact with. Just like any other culture or race - there are always a$$holes


Troy apparently got into trouble as a teen and was sent to live with relatives in Oregon wasn't he? He must have had (and must still have) very good role models and he's obviously a disciplined individual. That kind of humility doesn't necessarily come natural or easy
His uncle Kennedy Pola is the RB coach of the Jaguars now. I've only heard glowing things about that guy too.