Alex Gordon (American football)

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Alex Gordon
Date of birth: (1964-09-14) September 14, 1964 (age 50)
Place of birth: Jacksonville, Florida
Career information
CFL status: International
Position(s): LB
College: Cincinnati
NFL Draft: 1987 / Round: 2 / Pick: 42
Drafted by: New York Jets
As player:
New York Jets
Los Angeles Raiders
Cincinnati Bengals
Memphis Mad Dogs (CFL)
Toronto Argonauts (CFL)
Career stats
Playing stats at

Alex Groncier Gordon (born September 14, 1964 in Jacksonville, Florida) is a former American football linebacker who played in the National Football League from 1987 through 1993. He played college football at the University of Cincinnati.

In 1995, Gordon began playing in the Canadian Football League for the U.S. expansion Memphis Mad Dogs. In that one season, he led the team with 61 tackles and 7 sacks.[1]

In 1996, after the Mad Dogs folded, he was selected by the Toronto Argonauts during the dispersal draft. He went on to win the 84th Grey Cup with the Argonauts that season.


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