|Other Name||The Fatu Brothers|
The Fatu Twins
The Samoan Soldiers
The Uso Brothers
6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
|Weight||Combined: 479 lb (217 kg)|
|From||San Francisco, California,|
|Billed||San Francisco, California|
|Debuted||June 8, 2009|
The Usos is a Samoan American professional wrestling tag team consisting of real-life twin brothers Jimmy Uso and Jey Uso (both born August 22, 1985), who appear in WWE. The pair were previously managed by Tamina Snuka and Jimmy's real life wife, Naomi.
Since joining the main WWE roster in 2010, they are two-time WWE Tag Team Champions and two-time Tag Team of the Year Slammy Award winners (2014 and 2015). While in WWE's developmental system, they were one-time FCW Florida Tag Team Champions.
Jimmy (real name Jonathan Solofa Fatu) and Jey (real name Joshua Samuel Fatu) are members of the renowned Anoa'i family specifically the sons of WWE Hall of Famer Solofa "Rikishi" Fatu, cousins of The Tonga Kid, Roman Reigns, Rosey, The Rock, and nephews to the late Yokozuna and Umaga.
Professional wrestling career
Florida Championship Wrestling (2009–2010)
Jimmy Uso (Jonathan Fatu) appeared at the Florida Championship Wrestling television tapings on November 5, accompanying Donny Marlow to the ring. Jimmy also appeared in a dark match prior to the FCW television tapings on November 19, defeating Titus O'Neil.
The Uso Brothers began 2010 by defeating The Rotundo Brothers (Duke and Bo) on January 14. In a clash of the generational wrestlers on February 18, The Rotundo Brothers teamed up with Wes Brisco to defeat The Usos and Donny Marlow. They continued their association with Marlow at the television tapings on February 25, when he accompanied them to ringside for a victory against Titus O'Neill and Big E. Langston. In March they were joined by Sarona Snuka, who began acting as their manager and on March 13, The Usos defeated The Fortunate Sons (Joe Hennig and Brett DiBiase) to win the FCW Florida Tag Team Championship. They made their first title defense at the March 18 television tapings by defeating The Dudebusters (Trent Baretta and Caylen Croft) to retain. They went on to successfully defend the championship against Percy Watson and Darren Young, Hunico and Tito Nieves, Skip Sheffield and Darren Young, and The Dudebusters, who they defeated by disqualification when Tamina pulled the referee out of the ring to stop him from counting the pinfall. On June 3, The Usos lost the Florida Tag Team Championship to "Los Aviadores" (Hunico and Dos Equis).