The Vikings claimed former Houston Texans middle linebacker Xavier Adibi off waivers today. Adibi stands six foot two and weighs in at 242 pounds. His three years in the NFL have all been with the Texans. During that time, he amassed 68 tackles (52 solo and 16 assists) in 34 games; he forced three fumbles and recovered one of them. He played his college ball at Virginia Tech.
At the 2008 scouting combine, he recorded a 4.48 forty yard dash and a 34 1/2-inch verticxal jump. In the following college highlights, Adibi wears number 11.