A Look at How LSU Rookies Have Fared In the NFL for 2015

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Kwon Alexander, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Nov 15, 2015; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers middle linebacker Kwon Alexander (58) rushes against the Dallas Cowboys during the second half at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

It has been one up and down rollercoaster ride for Kwon Alexander of the Bucs.

After he blew up the scouting combine he was drafted by legendary linebacker coach Lovie Smith and made a huge splash in training camp.

Alexander was named the starter in a surprise move and has played well. His best game as a pro came during his darkest hours.

Just two days after learning his 17 year old brother had been murdered Kwon Alexander won NFC Defensive Player of the Week honors after a brillaint performance against the Falcons.

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