Mario
Alford
#13 Wide Receiver
Mario
Alford
#13 Wide Receiver
Height 5'8
Weight 177 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1991-02-05 (28)
Born Greenville, GA
School University of West Virginia
INT / NAT INT
Receptions 7
Yards 57
Touchdowns 0
Average 8.1

CFL: 2

Argos: 2

Acquired: Signed by the Toronto Argonauts on June 2, 2018

2018: Played in six games for the Argos, started one. Made his CFL debut against B.C. on August 18th. His one start was against Hamilton on September 8th. Finished the season with seven catches for 57 yards, while also returning some punts and kickoffs.

2017: Released by the Cleveland Browns on September 3…Added to the Chicago Bears practice squad on September 12…Removed from Bears practice squad November 27.

2016: Released by the Cincinnati Bengals September 3…Added to the New York Jets practice squad in November and released a month later…Signed by Cleveland December 16. Played in three games for the Browns where he returned punts and kickoffs.

2015: Drafted by Cincinnati in the seventh round (238th overall). Played in one game as a rookie, registering one catch for 15 yards. Placed on IR on August 31.

College: Was a running back at Georgia Military in 2011 and 2012. Led the team with 541 yards and six touchdowns in the second year…Transferred to West Virginia where he became a receiver. Played 22 games for the Mountaineers, catching 92 passes for 1,497 yards and 13 TDs. Was tied for the Big-12 lead with 12 TD catches in his senior year. Returned two kickoffs for touchdowns as a senior.

Personal: Son of Wardell and Mildred Alford…Has 13 brothers and sisters…Played at Greenville (GA) High School…Won 100-metre state championship, running it in 10.77 seconds.

Seasons

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2018
TOR 6 7 57 34 0 8.1 23
Total
6 7 57 34 0 8.1 23

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2018
TOR 6 1 10 0 10.0 10
Total
6 1 10 0 10.0 10

Punt Returns

YEAR TEAM GP PR YDS AVG LG TD
2018
TOR 6 5 7 1.4 4 0
Total
6 5 7 1.4 4 0

Kickoff Returns

YEAR TEAM GP KOR YDS AVG LG TD
2018
TOR 6 8 170 21.3 27 0
Total
6 8 170 21.2 27 0

Game Log

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
08-18
10 BC 4 47 0 11.8 23
08-24
11 MTL 1 5 0 5.0 5
09-03
12 HAM 2 5 0 2.5 8
09-08
13 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-12
18 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-28
20 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
7 57 0 6.4 36

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
08-18
10 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-24
11 MTL 1 10 0 10.0 10
09-03
12 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-08
13 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-12
18 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-28
20 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
1 10 0 10.0 10

Punt Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
08-18
10 BC 0 0 0 0 0
08-24
11 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
09-03
12 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
09-08
13 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
10-12
18 HAM 1 2 2 2 0
10-28
20 MTL 4 5 1.3 4 0
Total
5 7 0.0 4 3.3

Kickoff Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
08-18
10 BC 2 52 26 27 0
08-24
11 MTL 1 24 24 24 0
09-03
12 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
09-08
13 HAM 1 21 21 21 0
10-12
18 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
10-28
20 MTL 4 73 18.3 22 0
Total
8 170 0.0 27 89.3