Kwon Alexander, an American football player, lines up at linebacker for the National Football League’s New York Jets. He is 103 kg and 1.85 m tall. He was raised in Oxford, Alabama, where he was born. He played football while he was a student at Oxford High School. He played for the black team in the Under Armour All-American Game.
He was selected as a finalist for the High School Butkus Award, which is presented each year to the top linebacker in the country. Additionally, he garnered an honorable mention on the Class 6A All-State Football Team and was named to the 2011 ESPN All-Alabama Football Team. He participated in collegiate football for Louisiana State University’s LSU Tigers.
He played in seven games as a true freshman, started two of them, and made 12 tackles. He started nine out of the 13 games as a sophomore. He has 1.5 sacks and led the team with 92 tackles as a junior. He joined the 2015 NFL Draft after his junior year. He was chosen by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fourth round of the 2015 NFL Draft.
In May 2015, he signed a four-year, $2.75 million contract with the Buccaneers, receiving a $478,322 signing bonus. He and the San Francisco 49ers reached a four-year, $54 million contract in March 2019 that has a $27 million guarantee. He was dealt to the New Orleans Saints in November 2020. He signed with the New York Jets in July 2022.
Who Is Kwon Alexander Brother, Broderick Taylor Jr.?
Kwon Alexander has a brother called Broderick Taylor Jr. He keeps a low profile even though he is the brother of a professional football player.