Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

Position:
Football

Inducted:
1998


11/20/2013

131 Bearcats Receive Varsity Letter

Group honored in ceremony at Lindner Center.

Alex Gordon

  • Four-year starter who served as team captain as a senior.
  • Ranks among UC's career leaders in assisted tackles (192), total tackles (352), tackles for loss (38.0) and sacks (13.0).
  • Recorded 109 tackles as a senior.
  • Semifinalist for the Butkus Award in 1986.
  • Metro Conference Football All-Stars Team selection in 1986.
  • Defensive MVP of the Blue-Gray all-star game.
  • Also played in the East-West Shrine game and was invited to the Senior Bowl.
  • Honorable mention All-American in 1986 (AP, Sporting News).
  • Drafted in the second round by the New York Jets and earned NFL All-Rookie honors.
  • Also played for the Los Angeles Raiders and Cincinnati Bengals.
  • UC Athletics Hall of Fame 1998.