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2 Minute Drill with Ben Alexander

One of the more touted recruits of the 2004 recruiting class, BEN ALEXANDER came to Idaho with exceptional speed (4.3-40) and a knack for playing defense. By the middle of '04 he was seeing significant playing time at linebacker. Last fall he moved up to rush end and had a fantastic season. We caught up with Ben this week to ask about his expectations for himself and the team this fall.

Ben Alexander has been nothing short of remarkable since the day he stepped on the University of Idaho campus in 2004. He was a highly regarded recruit; a kid who was reported by Scout.com (then TheInsiders.com) to have turned down offers from Oregon, Fresno State, and others to join then head coach Nick Holt in his first year at Idaho. Holt had in fact been recruiting Alexander for some time to...

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