When I first saw Alphonso Hodge working on the practice field, I had a passing thought, "This guy looks just like James Hasty." I immediately put the thought out of my head. Hodge is a rookie, a fifth round pick by the Kansas Chiefs earlier this year. That's a huge thing to say about a kid.
August 24, 2005
At the onset of the NFL draft, the Kansas City Chiefs wanted to add more cornerbacks to the roster. After trading for Patrick Surtain on Friday, the team selected Miami (Ohio) cornerback Alphonso Hodge with their second pick in the fifth round.
April 24, 2005