P. J. Alexander
No. --     Free Agent
Personal information
Date of birth: (1978-12-23) December 23, 1978 (age 39)
Place of birth: Springfield, Massachusetts
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Weight: 297 lb (135 kg)
Career information
College: Syracuse
Undrafted in 2002
Debuted in 2004 for the Denver Broncos
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2008
Games played     20
Games started     4
Fumble recoveries     0
Stats at

Patrick James "P. J." Alexander (born December 23, 1978) is an American football center who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2002. He played college football at Syracuse.

Alexander has also played for the Denver Broncos, Atlanta Falcons, Florida Tuskers and Omaha Nighthawks.

College careerEdit

Alexander played for four seasons at Syracuse University, where he started 23 games at left tackle in his final two years.

Professional careerEdit

Denver BroncosEdit

Alexander played for the Denver Broncos in 2005, and was subsequently waived, and his attempts to make the team was chronicled in Stefan Fatsis's book A Few Seconds of Panic.[1]

Atlanta FalconsEdit

In 2006, Alexander joined the Atlanta Falcons, and made his first career start after two offensive linemen were hurt and suspended. However, the following week after the Baltimore Ravens game, Alexander lost his starting job, and was waived in 2007.[2]

Second stint with BroncosEdit

In 2007, after injuries to Tom Nalen and Ben Hamilton, Alexander rejoined the Broncos.[2]

Florida TuskersEdit

On August 17, 2009, Alexander was signed by the Florida Tuskers of the United Football League.[3]

Omaha NighthawksEdit

Alexander played for the Omaha Nighthawks in 2010.