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Xavier Su'a-Filo

Xavier Su'a-Filo
Su'a-Filo at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine
No. 71     Houston Texans
Offensive lineman
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-01-01) January 1, 1991
Place of birth: American Fork, Utah
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 307 lb (139 kg)
Career information
High school: Provo (UT) Timpview
College: UCLA
NFL Draft: 2014 / Round: 2 / Pick: 33
Debuted in 2014 for the Houston Texans
Career history
Career NFL statistics as of Week 8, 2014
Games played 8
Games started 1
Stats at

Xavier Filoitumua Su’a-Filo (born January 1, 1991) is an American football offensive lineman 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.


  • Early years 1
  • College career 2
  • Professional career 3
    • 2014 NFL Draft 3.1
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Early years

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, Su’a-Filo was ranked as the number seven offensive tackle in his class.[1]

College career

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.[2][3] He rode a special ordered bike capable for his 300 pound frame during his mission work from January 2010 to December 2011.[4]

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.[5]

Professional career

2014 NFL Draft

Su'a-Filo was selected with the first pick in the second round (33rd overall), to become the highest selected UCLA Bruins offensive lineman since Jonathan Ogden in 1996.

Pre-draft measurables
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 38 in 9 38 in 5.04 s 4.44 s 7.60 s 25 in 8 ft 6 in 25 reps
All values from NFL Combine[6]


  1. ^ "Yahoo Sports: Ranking - offensive tackles 2009". Retrieved 2014-07-24. 
  2. ^ Xavier Su'a-Filo returns from LDS Mission to find new UCLA football landscape
  3. ^ Xavier Su'a-Filo keys UCLA's protection plan
  4. ^ "Petros and Money Show- Xavier Sua-Filo (5/5/14) (Audio)". Retrieved 2014-07-24. 
  5. ^ "Twitter / _XRA1: Thank you to @UCLACoachMora ...". Retrieved 2014-07-24. 
  6. ^'a-filo?id=2543666

External links

  • UCLA Bruins bio

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