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  • Fri., Apr. 10, 2015 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM CDT Flashback Fridays: Jerry LeVias at Go Texan Store

    Stop by the Go Texan Store on Friday, April 10, 2015 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm to meet former Houston Oilers wide receiver and current Houston Texans Ambassador, Jerry LeVias.  Fans can also enjoy a 10% off Power Hour discount in the Go Texan Store during the event!

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  • Sat., Apr. 11, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT Play Safe Clinic presented by Houston Methodist and GE The Houston Texans are proud to partner with GE and Houston Methodist to launch the Play Safe Football Clinics! These clinics will highlight the importance of concussion awareness,  proper hydration, and nutrition.

    Special guests will include experts in related fields, Houston Texans Ambassadors, and Texans Cheerleaders!  Participants will hear from guest speakers and then take part in interactive football drills. 
     
    Play Safe Football Clinics
    9:30am: Check-in
    10:00am-12:30pm: Clinics


    March 7: Cinco Ranch High School
    March 21: James Driver Park
    April 11: Pearland Junior High West
    April 25: Capmbell Middle School


    These events are free, however registration is required. There are four different dates and locations to choose from. Space is limited, so register for a clinic near you today through this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/footballclinic.html
  • Sun., Apr. 12, 2015 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT First Down Dads Date with my Dad presented by ARAMARK

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  • Sun., Apr. 19, 2015 6:00 AM - 3:30 PM CDT 2015 Houston Texans Kids Triathlon

    The all new Houston Texans Kids Triathlon presented by Texas Children’s Hospital is April 19. Space is limited and this event will sell out, so register your kids today by clicking on this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/triathlon/home.html

  • Thu., Apr. 23, 2015 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CDT Texans Radio Live at Houston Texans Grille Stop by the Houston Texans Grille located at CityCentre (I-10 & Beltway 8) as Texans Radio broadcasts LIVE with special guests including Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer!
  • Sat., Apr. 25, 2015 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM CDT Play Safe Clinic presented by Houston Methodist and GE The Houston Texans are proud to partner with GE and Houston Methodist to launch the Play Safe Football Clinics! These clinics will highlight the importance of concussion awareness,  proper hydration, and nutrition.

    Special guests will include experts in related fields, Houston Texans Ambassadors, and Texans Cheerleaders!  Participants will hear from guest speakers and then take part in interactive football drills. 
     
    Play Safe Football Clinics
    9:30am: Check-in
    10:00am-12:30pm: Clinics


    March 7: Cinco Ranch High School
    March 21: James Driver Park
    April 11: Pearland Junior High West
    April 25: Capmbell Middle School


    These events are free, however registration is required. There are four different dates and locations to choose from. Space is limited, so register for a clinic near you today through this link - http://www.houstontexans.com/kids/footballclinic.html
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    Store info - http://www.houstontexans.com/gotexanstore.html

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    As an organization, the Texans make it a priority to give back to the Houston community. This day provides an opportunity to invite Texans fans to volunteer with the team to make a positive change. These organizations work to improve the standard of living for the young people of Houston, which aligns with the Texans mission to be Champions for Youth.

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Team

Xavier Su'a-Filo
OG #71
Height:
6-4
Weight:
307
Age:
24
College:
UCLA
Hometown:
American Fork, UT
Experience:
0

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13
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Career Stats
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GGS
TOTAL 13 1
2014 HOU 13 1
Recent Games
WKOppResult
1 WAS W 17-6
2 @OAK W 30-14
3 @NYG L 17-30
4 BUF W 23-17
5 @DAL L 17-20
6 IND L 28-33
7 @PIT L 23-30
8 @TEN W 30-16
9 PHI L 21-31
11 @CLE W 23-7
12 CIN L 13-22
13 TEN W 45-21
14 @JAC W 27-13
15 @IND L 10-17
16 BAL W 25-13
17 JAC W 23-17

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TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans with the first pick in the second round (33rd overall) of 2014 NFL Draft.

CAREER AT UCLA:
• Started all 40 games that he suited up for at UCLA, starting 21 contests at left guard and 19 more at left tackle
• Recorded 43 touchdown-resulting blocks and 337 knockdowns
• Returned to the UCLA program in 2012 after serving two years on a Mormon Church mission to Alabama and Florida
• Fluent in Spanish and a former Eagle Scout
• Earned Freshman All-American honors in 2009
• Started 13 games as a freshman in 2009, was the team’s co-winner of the John Boncheff Jr. Memorial Award (rookie of the year) as he delivered 97 knockdowns and nine touchdown-resulting blocks
• Saw game action at left tackle but started all 14 games at left guard as a junior, earning All-American honors after he delivered 14 touchdown-resulting blocks in helping UCLA rank third in the Pac-12 Conference in total offense
• Inserted into the lineup seven times at left guard and in six others at left tackle in 2013
• Earned All-American first-team honors with 20 touchdown-resulting blocks, the most by a Bruin since Jonathan Ogden had 23 during his All-American 1995 campaign

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans with the first pick in the second round (33rd overall) of 2014 NFL Draft.

CAREER AT UCLA:
• Started all 40 games that he suited up for at UCLA, starting 21 contests at left guard and 19 more at left tackle
• Recorded 43 touchdown-resulting blocks and 337 knockdowns
• Returned to the UCLA program in 2012 after serving two years on a Mormon Church mission to Alabama and Florida
• Fluent in Spanish and a former Eagle Scout
• Earned Freshman All-American honors in 2009
• Started 13 games as a freshman in 2009, was the team’s co-winner of the John Boncheff Jr. Memorial Award (rookie of the year) as he delivered 97 knockdowns and nine touchdown-resulting blocks
• Saw game action at left tackle but started all 14 games at left guard as a junior, earning All-American honors after he delivered 14 touchdown-resulting blocks in helping UCLA rank third in the Pac-12 Conference in total offense
• Inserted into the lineup seven times at left guard and in six others at left tackle in 2013
• Earned All-American first-team honors with 20 touchdown-resulting blocks, the most by a Bruin since Jonathan Ogden had 23 during his All-American 1995 campaign

2013 
• Shuffled back and forth between left guard and left tackle and he received All-American first-team honors from The NFL Draft Report and NFL.com, adding second-team accolades from the Associated Press, USA Today and Athlon Sports
• Awarded the Morris Trophy as the conference’s best offensive linemen in a vote of the conference’s defensive players, marking just the fourth time in school history that a Bruin received that award
• The first-team All-Pac 12 Conference choice was presented the N.N. Sugarman Award for Best Leadership on offense, the Henry R. “Red” Sanders Award for Most Valuable Player on offense and UCLA Captains Award at the team banquet
• Started the team’s first six games at left guard before shifting to left tackle for four games
• Returned to left guard vs. Arizona State and went back to left tackle for the season finale vs. USC and vs. Virginia Tech in the Sun Bowl
• Registered 22 touchdown-resulting blocks, the most in a season by a Bruins blocker since Jonathan Ogden made 23 during the 1995 campaign
• Led the team and ranked second in the Pac-12 with 126 knockdowns
• Cleared the way as the offense averaged 448.1 yards per game

2012
• Made return to the gridiron after serving on a two-year church mission, earning All-American second-team recognition from The NFL Draft Report and Fox Sports-NXT, adding third-team honors from Associated Press and CSBSports.com while starting all 14 games at left guard
• Also saw some action at left tackle during the year, as the All-Pac 12 Conference selection by the league’s coaches recorded 114 knockdowns and 14 touchdown-resulting blocks
• Helped the Bruins could average 466.5 yards per game and amass at least 600 yards in three contests

2009
• The Freshman All-American became the first true freshman in school history to start 13 games in a season and was also the first non-kicker true freshman to start a season-opener on offense at UCLA
• Honorable mention All-Pac-10 Conference choice and was named the co-winner of UCLA’s John Boncheff, Jr. Memorial Team Award for Rookie of the Year
• The left tackle recorded 97 knockdowns and nine touchdown-resulting blocks

HIGH SCHOOL
• Attended Timpview (Provo, Ut.) High School, playing football for head coach Louis Wong
• Started on the offensive line since his sophomore season
• Earned Class 4A first-team All-State honors as a junior and senior
• Helped to lead his high school team to the state championships in 2006, 2007 and 2008 and a state record 36 consecutive wins
• The Parade Magazine, Prep Star and EA Sports first team All-American was selected to play in the Under Armour All-America game
• Rated the 11th-best offensive lineman in the nation by Super Prep and was rated the best offensive guard in the West by Scout.com (third in the nation)
• Selected second-team All-American and first-team Medium Schools All-American byMaxPreps
• Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West selection
• Named Utah State 4A Offensive Player of the Year in 2008
• Blocked a punt in the 2008 State Championship game which led to a momentum-shifting score

PERSONAL
• Son of Candida and Paul Su’a-Filo
• Born Xavier Filoitumua Su’a-Filo on 1/1/91 in American Fork, Utah

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    With special guest announcer Chester Pitts, The Houston Texans select UCLA guard Xavier Su'a-Filo with the No. 33 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.