Alec James



Experience: R

Height: 6-3

Age: 23

Weight: 272 lbs

College: Wisconsin



College Career:

Second-team (2017) and honorable mention (2016) All-Big Ten selection at Wisconsin, where he recorded 100 tackles, 15 tackles for loss, 11 sacks, seven passes defensed, two fumble recoveries and one forced fumble in 53 career games (26 starts) … started all 14 games and totaled 52 tackles, eight tackles for loss and 6.5 sacks as a senior in 2017, helping him earn a share of the Jimmy Demetral Team MVP award … played 13 games (nine starts) and had 23 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, forced a fumble and three passes defensed as a junior in 2016 … part of the winningest senior class in school history, helping the Badgers to four consecutive bowl wins, four straight seasons of 10+ wins and three Big Ten West Division titles.


Attended East (Brookfield, WI) High School where he totaled 97 tackles, 25 tackles for loss, 12 sacks and four forced fumbles as a senior in 2012 … named Wisconsin Football Coaches Association Defensive Player of the Year and was unanimously named first-team All-State, first-team all-conference, first-team all-area and Player of the Year according to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel in 2012 … also tabbed as the Greater Metro Conference defensive lineman of the year and the Tim Krumrie Award winner as the most outstanding senior defensive lineman in Wisconsin … ranked as Wisconsin’s No. 1 recruit by ESPN and No. 2 according to Rivals … named first-team All-State, first-team all-conference, Greater Metro Conference defensive lineman of the year and second-team all-area by the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel as a junior ... three-year letterman and state-qualifying athlete (4x100 and 4x200 relays) in track … father, Jimmie James, played football at Minnesota and went on to professional career in the NFL (San Diego Chargers), USFL (Memphis Showboats and Pittsburgh Maulers) and CFL (Montreal Alouettes) ... graduated with a Personal Finance degree in December, 2017.