Alexander Armah
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Armah (left) with the Carolina Panthers in 2018
No. 40 – Carolina Panthers
Personal information
Born: (1994-05-17) May 17, 1994 (age 25)
Lawrenceville, Georgia
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:255 lb (116 kg)
Career information
High school:Dacula (Dacula, Georgia)
College:West Georgia
NFL Draft:2017 / Round: 6 / Pick: 192
Career history
* Carolina Panthers ( 2017–present)
Roster status:Active
Career NFL statistics as of 2018
Rushing yards:15
Rushing average:1.7
Rushing touchdowns:2
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Alexander "Alex" Armah (born May 17, 1994) is an American football fullback for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at the University of West Georgia.

Early yearsEdit

Armah attended and played high school football at Dacula High School.[1]

College careerEdit

Armah attended and played college football at West Georgia.[2]

Professional careerEdit

Armah was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the sixth round, 192nd overall, in the 2017 NFL Draft.[3][4][5] He was waived by the Panthers on September 3, 2017 and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[6] He played in nine games his rookie season, and did not record any statistics. For the 2018 season, he survived training camp roster cuts and was named to the active roster. He made his 2018 debut in the season opener against the Dallas Cowboys. In the 16–8 victory, he scored his first career touchdown on a one-yard rush on his lone carry.[7][8] On November 4, 2018, Armah scored his second career touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He appeared in all 16 games for 2018 season, mainly used as a blocking fullback and a special teamer.[9]

Career statisticsEdit

Season Team Games Rushing Receiving
G GS Att Yards Avg Long TD Rec Yards Avg Long TD
2017 CAR 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 CAR 16 2 9 15 1.7 4 2 1 5 5 5 0
Career 25 2 9 15 1.7 4 2 1 5 5 5 0



  1. Thomas, Paul. "Dacula’s Alex Armah took an unlikely path to the NFL" (in en).
  2. "Alex Armah Bio".
  3. Voth, Bill (April 29, 2017). "Panthers draft Alex Armah in sixth round". Retrieved May 4, 2017.
  4. "2017 NFL Draft Listing" (in en).
  5. "Draft Finder Query Results" (in en).
  6. Henson, Max (September 3, 2017). "Panthers claim Brad Kaaya and Demetrious Cox".
  7. "Panthers open season with 16-8 win over Cowboys" (in en-US). Carolina Panthers.
  8. Henson, Max (September 19, 2017). "Panthers place Greg Olsen on injured reserve".
  9. "Alex Armah 2018 Game Log" (in en).

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