Shaun Edward Alexander (born August 30, 1977) is an American former professional football player who was a running back for the Seattle Seahawks and Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Alabama Crimson Tide, and was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks 19th overall in the 2000 NFL Draft.
Shaun Edward Alexander (Mr. Touchdown or Alexander the Great) Position: RB 5-11 , 225lb (180cm, 102kg) Born: August 30 in Florence, KY (Age: 45-203d) More bio, uniform, draft, salary info 3x Pro Bowl 1x All-Pro 2005 AP MVP 2005 NEA MVP 2005 PFWA MVP HOF All-2000s Team 2005 AP Off. PoY 2005 Bert Bell Award (Player of the Year) 2005 PFWA Off. PoY
Shaun Alexander was one of the best running backs in Seattle Seahawks franchise history. After all, he’s the first running back in NFL history to rack up at least 15 touchdowns in five consecutive seasons. He also scored an NFL record 27 rushing touchdowns in the 2005 NFL season.
Shaun Alexander is one of the greatest Seahawks of all-time and had a tremendous NFL career that included winning an MVP award in 2005. Since his playing days, the former Alabama running back has been equally impressive off the field.
Seahawks.com Senior Reporter Early in his second season in Seattle, Shaun Alexander took over the starting running back job from an injured Ricky Watters, and in his first start, Alexander...
Shaun and his beautiful wife Valerie have been married for 19 years. They have had 12 wonderful children together and currently reside in Virginia. The Alexander's are working on launching a family-focused media platform called, 'Amazing Grace Families' in order to provide uplifting and resourceful content for families.
Shaun Alexander was arguably the best player in the entire NFL in 2005. He rushed for 1,880 yards and a mind-numbing 27 touchdowns. It still stands as the second-most rushing touchdowns in a season in NFL history. LaDainian Tomlinson had 28 a season later, but no one has topped 27 since then.
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Shaun Alexander played four years of college football as a running back at Alabama. He rushed for better than 1,000 yards in his junior and senior years, including 1,383 in his senior year. He also racked up 19 rushing touchdowns in his final year with the Crimson Tide.