15 results for tag: Shaun Alexander


A Visit with Shaun Alexander

Taken as the 19th pick in the first round of the 2000 NFL Draft, Shaun would enjoy a record-setting career with the Seahawks over 8 seasons (2000-2007): NFC rushing leader in 2004 & 2005; setting a then-NFL single-season record in 2005 for most TDs with 27; and named NFL MVP in 2005, among other notable achievements. Today, he and his wife Valerie are the proud parents of seven children, and reside in Virginia.

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Shaun Alexander: Everybody’s All-American

By Scott M. Johnson Shaun Alexander's mind was blank. Face down, with only his facemask protecting him from the turf, he couldn't think of anything at all. All the excitement and pressure that weighed on an entire city had gone away, and now there was nothing. Only Alexander, the turf and the voices of a few trainers. In the biggest game of his professional career, Alexander found himself unable to continue. After promising the Seattle Seahawks that he would take them to the promised land, Alexander was on the brink of doing just that but found himself facedown, knocked out, finished for the day. It marked the first time in Alexander's ...

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Shaun Alexander to be Inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame

By Bill Boehlke Congratulations to Shaun Alexander, who will be part of the Class of 2011 to be inducted into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame. The 2011 induction banquet will take place in the Birmingham Ballroom at the Sheraton Birmingham Hotel, on Saturday, May 21. Born August 30, 1977 in Florence, Kentucky, Alexander played collegiately at the University of Alabama. He was given a good chance by the experts to secure the Heisman Trophy, but the prospect vanished when he sustained a sprained ankle against arch rival Tennessee. He still played a major role in leading the Tide to the 1999 Southeastern Conference Championship with a game ...

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#37 Visits Super Bowl XLIV

February 4, 2010 Say, isn't that Shaun Alexander making the rounds at Radio Row in the Super Bowl Media Center? Recently voted to the NFL's All-Decade Team, Shaun made himself available to the worldwide contingent of radio and TV folks. And he's spiffing up select packages of Doritos too.

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Five Seahawks Named to NFL All-Decade Team

Five Seahawks players from past and present are among the 53 players announced as members of the NFL's All-Decade team. Shaun Alexander, Steve Hutchinson, Edgerrin James, Walter Jones and Kevin Mawae make up the Seattle contingent. Jones (Seahawks 1997 - present) is the only current player on the Seahawks roster; Hutchinson (Seahawks 2001 - 2005) is with the Minnesota Vikings; and Mawae (Seahawks 1994-97) is with the Tennessee Titans. James was on the Seahawks roster for a short time in the 2009 season. The NFL All-Decade Team: OFFENSE Quarterback - Tom Brady, Peyton Manning Running Backs - Shaun Alexander, Jamal Lewis, Edgerrin James, ...

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