NFL: Seattle 38, Chicago 14

CHICAGO, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Seattle's Marshawn Lynch scored a pair of touchdowns and surpassed 1,000 rushing yards Sunday in the Seahawks' 38-14 spanking of Chicago.

Redskins waive former NFL MVP

ASHBURN, Va., Nov. 25 (UPI) -- The Washington Redskins Tuesday waived former NFL MVP running back Shaun Alexander.

Seahawks release all-time rushing leader

KIRKLAND, Wash., April 22 (UPI) -- The Seattle Seahawks released their all-time rushing leader Shaun Alexander on Tuesday.

NFL: Seattle 27, Baltimore 6

SEATTLE, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- Matt Hasselbeck threw two touchdown passes, giving him a career high of 27 in a season, helping the Seattle Seahawks crush the Baltimore Ravens 27-6 Sunday.

NFL: Carolina 13, Seattle 10

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 16 (UPI) -- A 35-yard touchdown run late in the fourth quarter by DeAngelo Williams handed Carolina a 13-10 victory over the Seattle Seahawks Sunday.

NFL: Seattle 28, Philadelphia 24

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Seattle linebacker Lofa Tatupu had A.J. Feeley's number Sunday, intercepting him three times in the Seahawks' 28-24 win over the Philadelphia Eagles.

NFL: Seattle 24, San Francisco 0

SEATTLE, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Matt Hasselbeck passed for 278 yards and a two touchdowns Monday, directing the Seattle Seahawks' 24-0 win over the San Francisco 49ers.

NFL: Pittsburgh 21, Seattle 0

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Ben Roethlisberger threw for one touchdown on 18-for-22 passing for 206 yards Sunday as Pittsburgh mauled the Seattle Seahawks, 21-0.

NFL: Arizona 23, Seattle 20

GLENDALE, Ariz., Sept. 16 (UPI) -- Neil Rackers kicked three goals, including a game-winning 42-yarder with 1 second left to play Sunday, as the Arizona Cardinals beat Seattle, 23-30.

NFL: Seattle 20, Tampa Bay 6

SEATTLE, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- A 56-yard punt return by Nate Burleson served as a wakeup call for Seattle Sunday, as the Seahawks pulled away to defeat Tampa Bay, 20-6.

NFL: Seattle 30, Minnesota 13

SEATTLE, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Seneca Wallace was 5-for-7 for 77 yards and a TD Saturday night, as the Seattle Seahawks beat Minnesota, 30-13, in preseason action.

NFL: Chicago 27, Seattle 24

CHICAGO, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Robbie Gould's 49-yard field goal in overtime Sunday gave the Chicago Bears a 27-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in an NFC Divisional Playoff.

NFL: Seattle 23, Tampa Bay 7

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Shaun Alexander rushed for 92 yards and a touchdown Sunday to give the NFC West champion Seattle Seahawks a 23-7 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

NFL: San Diego 20, Seattle 17

SEATTLE, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- San Diego clinched the AFC West title Sunday after rallying to beat Seattle, 20-17.

NFL: San Francisco 24, Seattle 14

SEATTLE, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Alex Smith passed for two touchdowns and ran for a third in the fourth quarter Thursday night as San Francisco surprised Seattle, 24-14.
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Shaun Alexander
SDP2000092404-24 SEPTEMBER 2000-SAN DIEGO,CALIFORNIA,USA: Seattle Sea Hawks running back Shaun Alexander carries the ball down field SEPTEMBER 24 during game action at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, the Sea Hawks went on to beat the Chargers 20-12. esc/EARL S. CRYER UPI

Shaun Edward Alexander (born August 30, 1977) is an American football running back who is currently a free agent . He was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks 19th overall in the 2000 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Alabama.

Alexander was born and raised in Florence, Kentucky, a suburb outside of Cincinnati. In 1991, he entered Boone County High School. As a freshman, he played football for the junior varsity team and was voted Class President—as he was every year in high school. In his sophomore season, he was made the varsity team as the second-string running back. By mid-season, he was the team's featured running back as he rushed for 1,095 yards and fourteen touchdowns.

During his junior season in 1994, Alexander ran for 2,396 yards and 42 touchdowns as Boone County made it to the state semifinals. In a game versus Campbell County, Alexander rushed for seven touchdowns. He was listed in "Faces in the Crowd" section of Sports Illustrated in January 1994.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Shaun Alexander."
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