Signed free agent deal with the Houston Texans in 2012
Parents are Layinia and Taulanga ... born in Orange County, California ... majoring in sociology ... served in the Philippines Manila Mission for the LDS Church ... married to wife Rebekah
Prepped at Santa Ana High ... 2003 All-CIF Division IX first team as a senior
Attended USC in 2009 and 2010
Attended MT. SAC in 2007 and 2008: (2007) Made All-Mission Conference first team while making 24 tackles and 2 sacks as Mt. San Antonio played in the state championship game. (2008) Super Prep JUCO 100 and All-Central Conference second team ... had 47 tackles, 15 tackles for a loss, 6 sacks, 1 deflection, 2 fumble recoveries and 2 forced fumbles helped school play in its second consecutive state championship game
Earned letterman honors as a senior ... Phil Steele All-Independent Second Team, FBS All-Independent Honorable Mention ... part of BYU rushing defense that was ranked 19th nationally allowing 112.08 yards per game and No. 14 total defense (312.9 total yards allowed per game) ... played in all 13 games and started 10 ... recorded 26 tackles, including six for a loss, three quarterback hurries and two pass breakups ... had at least 0.5 tackles for loss in the first five games of the season ... had six tackles and one for a loss vs. UCF while breaking up one pass ... totaled five tackles and 1.5 for a loss with one quarterback hurry and one pass breakup vs. Utah State.