Xavier Filoitumua Su’a-Filo (born January 1, 1991) is an American football guard for the Houston Texans of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Texans in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at UCLA.
A native of Pleasant Grove, Utah, Su’a-Filo attended Timpview High School in Provo, Utah, where he was an All-American offensive lineman and teammates with Stephen Paea. Regarded as a four-star recruit by Rivals.com, Su’a-Filo was ranked as the number seven offensive tackle in his class.
Su'a-Filo at the 2014 NFL scouting combine.
Su’a-Filo started 13 games as a freshman in 2009, before going on a Mormon mission to Florida and South Alabama for two years. He rode a special ordered bike capable for his 300-pound frame during his mission work from January 2010 to December 2011.
During the 2013 season, Su'a-Filo started all the games for the Bruins.
On January 5, 2014, he decided to forgo his senior year at UCLA and made himself available for the 2014 NFL Draft.
Su'a-Filo was selected by the Houston Texans with the first pick in the second round (33rd overall), to become the highest selected UCLA Bruins offensive lineman since Jonathan Ogden in 1996.
Ht Wt Arm length Hand size 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 4 in 307 lb 33 3⁄8 in 9 3⁄8 in 5.04 s 4.44 s 7.60 s 25 in 8 ft 6 in 25 reps
He played in thirteen games, starting one, for the Texans in 2014, He played in eleven games, starting nine, for the team in 2015