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Alex Carrington
No. 92     Buffalo Bills
Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-06-19) June 19, 1987 (age 32)
Place of birth: Tupelo, Mississippi
High School: Tupelo (MS)
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight: 301 lb (137 kg)
Career information
College: Arkansas State
NFL Draft: 2010 / Round: 3 / Pick: 72
Debuted in 2010 for the Buffalo Bills
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • Sun Belt Conf. Defensive Player of the Year (2008)
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Tackles     43
Sacks     4.0
Interceptions     0
Stats at NFL.com

Alex Carrington (born June 19, 1987) is an American football defensive tackle with the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the third round, 72nd overall pick of the 2010 NFL Draft. He played college football for Arkansas State.

High schoolEdit

Carrington attended Tupelo High School in his hometown of Tupelo, Mississippi.[1] He recorded 84 tackles, six sacks and forced three fumbles as a senior, and was named to the all-region team. His only scholarship offer came from Arkansas State, which he accepted.[2]

College careerEdit

With the Red Wolves, Carrington was named the Sun Belt defensive player of the year following the 2008 season after he made 10.5 sacks and 19 tackles for loss in 12 games.[3]

Professional careerEdit

Buffalo BillsEdit

On July 19, 2010, Carrington signed a four-year contract with the Buffalo Bills.[4] At the start of the 2011 Training Camp Carrington was moved to Outside Linebacker.

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