Elijah Alexander

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Elijah Alexander
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1970-08-02)August 2, 1970
Place of birth: Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
Date of death: March 24, 2010(2010-03-24) (aged 39)
Place of death: Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High school: Fort Worth (TX) Dunbar
College: Kansas State
NFL Draft: 1992 / Round: 10 / Pick: 254
Debuted in 1992 for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Elijah Alfred Alexander III (August 2, 1970 – March 24, 2010) was a linebacker who played ten seasons in the NFL. In 2005 Alexander was diagnosed with multiple myeloma. In 2006 he founded the Tackle Myeloma Foundation, which raises funds to help find a cure and raise awareness about myeloma.[1] Alexander died at the age of 39 on March 24, 2010.[2]