Cameron Shainaan Tom was born on June 21, 1995, he is an American football center for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Southern Miss and signed with the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2017.
Tom attended and played high school football at Catholic High School. He played offensive guard for the Bears.
Tom attended and played college football at Southern Miss from 2013 to 2016 under head coaches Todd Monken and Jay Hopson. As a freshman, he started nine games. He made his debut in the season opener against Texas State and earned his first start against Boise State. As a sophomore, he started all 12 games. As a junior, he started all 14 games in the center position.
Tom signed with the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2017. He was waived on September 2, 2017, and was signed to the Saints’ practice squad the next day. He was promoted to the active roster on October 25, 2017. He made his NFL debut in Week 3 of the 2018 season against the Atlanta Falcons.
On February 3, 2021, Tom signed a reserve/futures contract with the Miami Dolphins. He was waived on August 31, 2021, and re-signed to the practice squad the next day. He was promoted to the active roster on November 10, 2021. He was waived on December 4 and re-signed to the practice squad. He was promoted to the active roster on December 24, 2021.
Tom was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles on July 27, 2022. He was waived on August 30, 2022, and signed to the practice squad the next day.
Cameron Tom has never divulged any information about his siblings, he is a very private person who likes to keep his personal life away from media attention.