PRO (0-0/0-0): Alvester Alexander was signed with the Steelers on August 7, 2013…released by the Tennessee Titans on July 24, 2013…signed by the Titans on May 15, 2013…released by the Indianapolis Colts on April 30, 2013…signed by the Colts on January 9, 2013…added to the Titans’ practice squad December 26, 2012…released from the Colts’ practice squad December 11, 2012…added to the Colts’ practice squad on December 4, 2012…released from the Colts’ practice squad on November 20, 2012…added to the Colts’ practice squad on October 30, 2012…released from the Colts’ practice squad on October 9, 2012…added to the Colts’ practice squad on September 3, 2012…released by the Colts on August 26, 2012…signed by the Colts on August 15, 2012…released by the Chicago Bears on July 17, 2012…originally signed with the Bears as an undrafted rookie free agent on April 29, 2012.
2012 (0-0): Spent most of the season on the Colts’ practice squad…signed to the Titans’ practice squad for the final week of the regular season.
COLLEGE: Appeared in 38 games in three seasons at the University of Wyoming…finished his career with 477 carries for 2,127 yards and 27 rushing touchdowns…also recorded 35 receptions for 435 yards, and returned seven kickoffs for 165 yards…majored in criminal justice. 2011: Finished his junior campaign with 152 carries for 695 yards and six rushing touchdowns…also caught 12 passes for 200 yards…his 152 carries led the team and his rushing and scoring totals were second on the squad. 2010: Started 12 games…honorable mention All-Mountain West selection…led the team with 792 yards and 14 rushing touchdowns on 189 carries…his 66.0 yards per game and 7.0 points per game ranked him fifth in the conference…set school records with 14 rushing touchdowns on the season and five rushing touchdowns in a single game…also recorded 15 receptions for 134 yards…carried a career-high 23 times for 147 yards to go along with his school-record five touchdowns in the season finale against Colorado State…earned MWC Offensive Player of the Week honors for his record-breaking performance…posted a 94-yard run against New Mexico, the second-longest in the NCAA in 2010. 2009: Played in all 13 games as a true freshman…led Wyoming with 136 carries for 640 yards and seven rushing touchdowns…took his first college carry 44 yards for a touchdown against Weber State…added 101 receiving yards on eight receptions.
PERSONAL: Attended C.E. King High School (Houston, Texas)…unanimous first-team all-district selection as a senior…ran for 1,348 yards and 29 touchdowns in his final prep season, averaging 8.0 yards per carry…registered seven 100-yard rushing performances as a senior and scored three touchdowns in a game four times…district champion and regional qualifier in the 100-meter dash as a junior…son of Katherine and Joe Alexander…Full name: Alvester Cero Alexander.
Steelers guard David DeCastro visited family in South Africa and went on a safari.
Pittsburgh Steeler Kelvin Beachum encourages students to eat healthy and be active.
Photos of defensive backs participating in the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
DL Photos from the 2014 NFL Combine.
Brett Keisel Shears Da Beard to benefit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh at UPMC.