|No. 61, 99|
|Linebacker, defensive end|
|Date of birth:June 5, 1963|
|Place of birth: Henderson, North Carolina|
| High School: Fort Pierce Central High School|
Fort Pierce, Florida
|Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)||Weight: 275 lb (125 kg)|
|College: University of Florida|
|NFL Draft: 1986 / Round: 8 / Pick: 211|
|Debuted in 1986 for the Seattle Seahawks|
|Last played in 1992 for the Cincinnati Bengals|
|* Seattle Seahawks ( 1986– 1989)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NFL.com|
|Stats at pro-football-reference.com|
|Stats at DatabaseFootball.com|
Alonzo Loqwone Mitz (born June 5, 1963) is a former American college and professional football player who was a defensive end in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons during the 1980s and early 1990s. Mitz played college football for the University of Florida, and thereafter, played professionally for the Seattle Seahawks and the Cincinnati Bengals of the NFL.
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College career Edit
Professional career Edit
Mitz was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the eighth round (211th pick overall) of the 1986 NFL Draft, and he played for the Seahawks from 1986 to 1989. He played the last two seasons of his NFL career for the Cincinnati Bengals in 1990 and 1991. During his six-season NFL career, he played in seventy-one games, started thirty-four of them, and compiled eight quarterback sacks and two interceptions.
See also Edit
- Florida Gators
- Florida Gators football, 1980–1989
- History of the Cincinnati Bengals
- List of Florida Gators football players
- List of Seattle Seahawks players
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Pro-Football-Reference.com, Players, Alonzo Mitz. Retrieved March 18, 2011.
- ↑ databaseFootball.com, Players, Alonzo Mitz. Retrieved March 18, 2011.
- ↑ 2011 Florida Gators Football Media Guide, University Athletic Association, Gainesville, Florida, pp. 105, 110, 115, 184 (2011). Retrieved August 31, 2011.
- ↑ Pro Football Hall of Fame, Draft History, 1986 National Football League Draft. Retrieved March 18, 2011.
- ↑ National Football League, Historical Players, Alonzo Mitz. Retrieved March 18, 2001.
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