Alex Leatherwood
Alex Leatherwood (Photo Source: Alex's Instagram)

There is a saying “Hard work is not always rewarded with positive results”. Win and failure are natural processes. No matter how much effort you put into your work, you don’t get the fruitful outcome. Sometimes it is a matter of luck as well. The single factor that can prevent you from achieving the best outcome even after putting in enough effort is absence of luck. Alex Leatherwood is also going through the same situation. Though he put in too much effort to establish himself as the football offensive tackle, his hard work doesn’t really pay off. 

Alex Leatherwood is a rising football player. He came to fame after the Las Vegas Raiders selected him in the 2021 NFL draft in the first round, overall 17th. However, on August 30, 2022,The Las Vegas Raiders released Alex Leatherwood after his rookie season. 

When Was Alex Leatherwood Born?

Alex Leatherwood was welcomed into the world by his parents Mr. and Mrs. Leatherwood on January 5, 1999. He was born in Pensacola, Florida, United States. As of 2022, his age is 23 years old. His zodiac sign is Capricorn. He is an American citizen and belongs to African-American ethnic group. He follows christian religion.

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There is not much information available regarding his other family members as of now. The only thing that is known is that his father's name is Alfred Leatherwood. Similarly, talking about his educational background, he attended Booker T. Washington High School. After that, he went to Alabama University to continue his studies and graduated in 2021.

Alex Leatherwood

What Is The Professional Career Of Alex Leatherwood ?

Alex Leatherwood began playing football at a young age. He competed in the All-America Bowl and played for his high school's football team while still in high school. He was regarded as a top-10 applicant for his class. During his time at the University, he filled in for injured starter Jonah Williams as left tackle in the 2018 CFP National Championship Game.

Additionally, he participated in all fifteen games, and the coaches of the league selected him for the second team of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). After he graduated from university, Alex registered himself for the 2021 NFL Draft. Among other students of Alabama, his resume was strong and hence, the Las Vegas Raiders selected him with the overall 17th pick in the first round.

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Though he had solid football experience, Alex was classified as one of the worst defensive linemen in the NFL after participating in 17 games in 2021. He received 14 penalties and allowed 8 sacks which was a bad score. He was unable to meet the expectations of Raiders and on August 30, 2022 The Las Vegas Raiders released Alex leatherwood.

 Who Is Alex Leatherwood Dating?

According to wiki, Alex is single and doesn’t have a partner. He is currently putting his attention toward bettering his future and is keeping himself away from the romantic relationship. TThere hasn’t been any rumors of him dating anyone. He usually posts photos of his game in his instagram account which has more than 43,000 followers. He has a long way to go in his career,and is focusing to make it a successful one. 

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What Is The Net Worth Of Alex Leatherwood?

Alex Leatherwood signed a 4 year contract with the Las Vegas Raiders worth $14,391,564 in 2021. In the contract, it was mentioned that he will be receiving a $7,826,592 signing bonus, $14,391,564 guaranteed, and $3,597,891 salary annually. Similarly, the contract also states that in 2022 he will get a basic salary of $1,314,162, as well as $1,314,162 cap hit and a $5,904,972 dead cap value.

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What Are The Physical Stats Of Alex Leatherwood ?

Alex has a tall height of 6 feet 5 inches. His body weight measures 312 lbs or 142 kg in total. His hair color is black and has a pair of black eyes. He has a black completion.

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