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The Feisty Alex McGough

Updated: Sep 9, 2022



Alex McGough played for the Florida International University Golden Panthers during his time at FIU. From 2014-2017 Alex put up over 9,000 yards passing and 65 touchdowns. He also threw to the other side with 37 interceptions. Alex made FIUs record books, he left FIU as the all time school leader with 65 touchdowns; and finished 2nd in attempts with 1,334 and that passing yards with 9,084 to be exact. He also holds single game records against UMass with 403 yards in total offense and completions against Old Dominion with 35. *His younger brother Shane is currently an offensive lineman with FIU.


In 2018 he was taken in the 7th round by the Seattle Seahawks. He spent his rookie season on Seattle's practice squad. The following season he was with the teams training camp. Eventually, he went on and signed with the Houston Texans and had been promoted to the Texans active roster. In December 2020 he would return to Seattle's practice squad; he was eventually waived before the start of the 2021 season. Alex would be Seattle's first Quarterback drafted since 2012 when the team drafted now Denver Bronco Russel Wilson.


Alex McGough's time in the NFL would be spent with the Seattle Seahwaks, Jacksonville Jaguars, and the Houston Texans. Finishing his NFL stint with Seattle in 2021.


Alex McGough was not the first to see time in the NFL. It was Alex's uncle Kelly Goodburn who was a punter with the Kansas City Chiefs and Washington Redskins.



"I'm just excited to get to play, I'm just excited to get to fight and compete, especially in front of the hometown crowd. It's going to be a lot of fun".


The Birmingham Stallions Draft pick would be announced by legendary two sport athlete Bo Jackson.


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Alex McGough is a mobile quarterback. He throws a tight spiral, but average under pressure. He's aggressive; and has the capability to take off if needed. But will have to work on throwing the ball away when the opportunity down field is not there.

He's been said to be the best on the field at times. The USFL will be his time to prove just that.


Find Alex McGough on Twitter: @McgoughAlex

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