Steve Alexakos

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Steven Theodore Alexakos
No. 68 & 60
Offensive Guard
Personal information
Date of birth: (1946-12-15) December 15, 1946 (age 67)
Place of birth: Lowell, Massachusetts
Career information
College: Arizona State University & San Jose State
NFL Draft: 1969 / Round: 9th / Pick: 209
Debuted in 1970
Last played in 1971
Career history

Steven Theodore Alexakos (born 1946) is a former American Pro Football player.

Listed at 6'-2" and 250 lbs, Alexakos was drafted in the 9th round by the 1969 Boston Patriots, but played Guard for the 1970 Denver Broncos and the 1971 New York Giants[1]

  • 1970, Wearing No. 68, Steve started one game and played in 8 total during Denver's 1970 season.[1]
  • 1971 Wearing No. 60, Steve played in 10 games with the Giants.[1]

Early years[edit]

Steven Alexakos was born on December 15, 1946 in Lowell, MA.[1]

Alexakos attended Las Lomas High School in Walnut Creek, CA.[2]

College years[edit]

After high school, Steve attended Junior College at Diablo Valley College from 1965-1966. He then went on to Arizona State University and finally to San Jose State where he played Offensive Guard from 1967-1968.[1]

Later years[edit]

In 1991 was working as the Junior varsity line coach at De La Salle High School (Concord, California) when he was moved up to the Varsity Staff. Here, he was instrumental as part of the coaching staff that established the Spartans longest winning streak of 151 games. Then in 1995, Steve took a job as line coach for one year at San Jose State.[3]


  • Book: "When the game stands tall: the story of the De La Salle Spartans and Football's Longest Winning Streak" By Neil Hayes, Bob Larson, Tony La Russa, 2003.