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Ed Alexander
Ed Alexander

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Margate, FL

High School:
Coral Springs HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 181

Position:
DB

Birthdate:
11/20/1987

Major:
Mechanical Engineering


10/18/2008

FAU vs WKU at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium in Bowling Green, Kentuky

FAU vs WKU at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium in Bowling Green, Kentuky

Ed Alexander Photo Gallery

2009: Only defensive back to start every game in 2009...saw action at free safety...ended his junior campaign fourth on the squad in total tackles with 66 and third among 2010 returners...recorded eight tackles versus Nebraska and Arkansas State but had a season and new career-high nine versus South Carolina...added an assisted tackle for a loss against Arkansas State and a forced fumble versus Western Kentucky...credited with five broken passes.

Motor City Bowl: Traveled with the team...suffered an injury just prior to the game ...started but saw limited action.

2008: Became an everyday starter in game three (Michigan State)...started the last 11 games and played in every game...recorded a tackle in all but three games...had seven in the season opener against Texas, including six solo...had six, three solo, in his first start versus Michigan State...tallied a career-high eight at ULM...grabbed his first career interception against Troy and returned it 14 yards, a career long...second was a drive stopping INT in the end zone in the Western Kentucky victory that turned the season around...third, a 10 yard return, came versus Lafayette...also broke up two passes versus UAB...recorded one tackle for a loss at Texas.

New Orleans Bowl: recorded a solo tackle while working on special teams.

2007: Recorded four tackles on the year...credited with two solos against USF, ranked no. 6 nationally at game time...added another against Arkansas State and versus Memphis.

2006: Practiced with the squad and redshirted.

High School: Played for Bill Brown at Coral Springs High School, where he earned honorable mention All-County, played in the Broward County North versus South All-Star Game...two-sport athlete (football and basketball).

Personal: Mechanical engineering major...son of Rosemary Alexander...born Nov. 20, 1987, in Pompano Beach, FL...joined the team as a walk-on but has earned a scholarship.

FAU Career Defensive Stats
YearGMSUTATTTInt-Yds
2007:94040-0
2008:132616423-24
2009:123927660-0
Total3469421123-24
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