Signed by Saints to reserve/future contract, 1/16/18…Signed by Saints as part of international Player Pathway Program, 5/30/17…Spent 2017 as part of the International Player Pathway program on the practice squad...Bath, England native was a member of the Incarnate Word football team from 2013-16…In 2016, registered 35 tackles, nine stops for loss (43 yards), 3.5 sacks for loss of 27 yards, two blocked kicks, two pass breakups, and a forced fumble, earning second-team All-Southland Conference and Southland All-Academic first-team…In 2015, played in ten games and posted 32 tackles, 5.5 stops for loss, 1.5 sacks and a blocked kick, earning honorable mention All-Southland and Southland All-Academic first-team…In 2014, played in nine games and finished with 24 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss and a blocked kick…Graduated with a degree in computer information systems with a Japanese minor...Attended St. Gregory’s Catholic School in Bath, England. Played soccer and rugby…He was part of the Bristol Academy PRIDE after he initially began playing football with the Bristol Academy Aztecs Junior Community Team…Was first noticed at the Football University (FBU) Camp at Stirling University in Scotland…At the camp, he gained a spot on the FBU All-Europe Team and was invited to the FBU Top Gun Event in Virginia…The first British player to be featured on the Rivals.com website…Was the head boy at St. Gregory’s and senior prefect…His grandfather was a professional boxer and cousin played soccer in the English Premier League…Alexander Peter Jenkins was born on Jan. 15, 1993 in Bath, United Kingdom.
Alex Jenkins presser 09-29-17
Alex Jenkins speaks to the media from London after New Orleans Saints practice on September 29, 2017.
Jenkins: 'I feel like my talent is still very raw'
Alex Jenkins speaks to the media after New Orleans Saints v. Cleveland Browns on August 10, 2017.
John DeShazier: Cam Jordan has combined talent, effort to deliver monster season for Saints
John DeShazier: 2017 Saints bear little resemblance to last playoff squad
Quotes from Sean Payton's Wednesday Conference Call
Quotes from Conference Call with defensive coordinator Dennis Allen
Saints Coach Sean Payton on Suh: 'He's a handful'
New Orleans Saints announce roster moves
Quotes from Sean Payton's postpractice media availability - Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017
Quotes from New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton on Aug. 12
Quotes from New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton's August 5 media availability
Alex Jenkins' Trip to London: A Social Recap
John DeShazier: England's Alex Jenkins playing long game with Saints
Saints in London presented by Community Coffee: Practice on September 29
The Saints fine tune their preparations for their Week 4 matchup against the Dolphins in London.