Know About Kwon Alexander; NFL, Age, Dating, Brother, Contract, Salary

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Published Date: 03 Nov, 2019 Updated date: 03 Nov, 2019

Well, the recent injury of Kwon Alexander sucks the NFL side San Francisco 49ers. The linebacker suffered a season-ending torn pectoral in the divisional matchup against the Cardinals in November 2019.

Kwon Alexander is an American football linebacker, who currently plays for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Louisiana State University from 2012 to 2014.

Kwon Alexander Bio; Family, Education, Height, Weight

Kwon was born on 3rd August 1994 to parents Broderick Taylor and Peaches Taylor. He grew up with his brother Broderick Taylor Jr. in Oxford, Alabama.

Alexander pursued his primary education at Oxford High School. Afterward, he went to Louisiana State University (LSU) to play college football. He stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters) and weighs 227 lbs (103 kg).

His Career; NFL, Stats

Kwon played for the LSU Tigers from 212 to 2014. He entered the 2015 NFL Draft after his junior season. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected him in the fourth round (124th overall) of the 2015 NFL Draft.

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Kwon Alexander’s defensive and scoring stats as of 2019 (Picture: ESPN)

Alexander finished his rookie season with 93 combined tackles (59 solos), nine pass deflections, three sacks, and two interceptions in 12 games and 12 starts. In March 2019, he joined the San Francisco 49ers. On the ninth week game, he suffered from an apparent chest injury. Later, he was diagnosed with a torn pectoral and was ruled out for the rest of the season.

Contract & Salary

Kwon signed a 4-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers, worth $54,000,000. It includes a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $25,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $13,500,000.

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He will earn a base salary of $1,750,000, a signing bonus of $4,000,000 and a roster bonus of $8,781,250, while carrying a cap hit of $11,531,250 and a dead cap value of $5,750,000 in 2019.

Kwon Alexander’s Dating Status In 2019

It looks like Kwon prefers to keep his personal life inside the shadow. Well, it is known that the 25-year-old is reportedly dating a beautiful girl named Angela.

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Kwon Alexander pictured with his girlfriend in September 2019 (Picture: Kwon’s Instagram)

The duo was spotted out for a “baecation” in Miami in October 2019. They have been dating for several months, keeping their relationship a low-profile. Moreover, he welcomed a son named Kwon Jr. in February 2017. The details of his baby mama is yet to be revealed.

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Some Interesting Facts About Kwon Alexander                                                   

  • Kwon was ranked the sixth best outside linebacker in the draft by NFLDraftScouts.com, and the seventh-best linebacker by Matt Miller of NFLDraftScout.com in 2015.
  • His Broderick Taylor Jr. was shot to death at the age of 17 during a fight in their hometown of Anniston, Alabama in 2015.
  • He has a tattoo of his late brother with the message “All you wanted me to do is BALL.” at his back.
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