Alex Molden

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Alex Molden
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Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Born: (1973-08-04) August 4, 1973 (age 45)
Detroit, Michigan
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
College: Oregon
NFL Draft: 1996 / Round: 1 / Pick: 11
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 296
Sacks: 8.0
Interceptions: 12
Forced fumbles: 5

Alex M. Molden (born August 4, 1973) is a former American football defensive back who was drafted 11th in the 1996 NFL Draft by the New Orleans Saints. He played defensive back between 1996 and 2004 for the New Orleans Saints, the San Diego Chargers and the Detroit Lions.[1]

College career[edit]

Molden played college football at the University of Oregon and was on the team that reached the 1995 Rose Bowl. He was redshirted in 1991. In 1992 he had 55 tackles, four interceptions, and 19 passes broken up. He suffered a devastating knee injury in the Independence Bowl, and tore his anterior cruciate, medial collateral and posterior cruciate ligaments. He came back after a nine-month rehabilitation to start nine games in 1993. He was selected as an All-Pacific 10 cornerback in 1994, and was an All-Pacific 10/Football Coaches Association All-American and Associated Press second-team All-American in 1995.

Professional career[edit]