Alfonzo Graham

American football player (born 1998)

American football player
Alfonzo Graham
Personal information
Born: (2000-03-20) March 20, 2000 (age 24)
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight:180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High school:Dunbar
(Baltimore, Maryland)
College:Arizona Western (2018)
Fullerton College (2019)
Morgan State (2020–2022)
Position:Running back
Undrafted:2023
Career history
  • Pittsburgh Steelers (2023)*
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
  • First Team All-MEAC (2022)
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at NFL.com

Alfonzo Graham (born March 20, 2000) is an American football running back who is a free agent. He played college football at Fullerton College and Morgan State.

Early years

Warren was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on March 20, 2000. He attended Paul Laurence Dunbar High School in Baltimore.[1]

College career

In 2018, Graham played for Arizona Western College. He ran the ball 13 times for 72 yards.[citation needed]

In 2019, Graham played for Fullerton College in Fullerton, California. As a freshman, he ran the ball 53 times for 278 yards and two touchdowns.[citation needed]

In 2020, Graham transferred to his hometown Morgan State Bears as a priority walk-on. He did not play as a sophomore.[citation needed]

In 2021, Graham got his first opportunity for the Bears, rushing for 506 yards and five touchdowns.[2]

Graham burst onto the scene in 2022. He was one of the MEACs top running backs, running for 1,150 yards and eight touchdowns. He was named First Team All-MEAC.[3]

College statistics

Year Team GP Rushing Receiving
Att Yds Avg Lng TD Rec Yds Avg Lng TD
2018 AZ Western 11 13 72 5.5 27 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019 Fullerton 8 53 278 5.2 55 2 14 175 10.4 44 1
2021 Morgan State 9 54 506 9.4 86 5 17 148 8.7 22 0
2022 Morgan State 11 196 1,150 5.9 55 8 14 85 6.1 27 1
Career 39 326 2,006 6.2 86 15 45 408 8.4 44 2

Professional career

Pre-draft measurables
Height Weight Arm length Hand span 40-yard dash 10-yard split 20-yard split 20-yard shuttle Three-cone drill Vertical jump Broad jump
5 ft 9 in
(1.75 m)
185 lb
(84 kg)
28 in
(0.71 m)
8+18 in
(0.21 m)
4.56 s 1.58 s 2.63 s 4.22 s 7.29 s 35 in
(0.89 m)
9 ft 10 in
(3.00 m)
All values from NFL Combine/Pro Day[4]

Graham signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent on May 15, 2023.[5] He tore his labrum in training camp and was placed on injured reserve on August 3, 2023.[6] Graham was waived by the Steelers on April 4, 2024.

References

  1. ^ Lee, Edward (November 3, 2022). "Dunbar grad Alfonzo Graham thriving in return to Baltimore with Morgan State football: 'Me coming back was a blessing'". The Baltimore Sun.
  2. ^ Marchionte, Bo (June 12, 2023). "Rookie Watch: Steelers undrafted HBCU RB Alfonzo Graham Is Familiar With Adversity". Sports Illustrated.
  3. ^ Lance, David (July 28, 2023). "Baltimore native Alfonzo Graham's unlikely journey to Steelers' training camp". The Baltimore Banner.
  4. ^ "2023 Draft Scout Alfonzo Graham, Morgan State NFL Draft Scout College Football Profile". draftscout.com. Retrieved January 27, 2024.
  5. ^ "Steelers sign Graham".
  6. ^ Strackbein, Noah (July 31, 2023). "Steelers RB Alfonzo Graham Out for Season". Sports Illustrated.

External links

  • Fullerton College Hornets bio
  • Morgan State Bears bio