Name: Alonzo Highsmith
Birth Name: Alonzo Walter Highsmith
Birthplace: Bartow, Florida, USA
Nationality: US American
Hometown: Missouri City, Texas, USA
Height: 6′ 1½″ / 187cm
Boxing Record: click
Star running back for the University of Miami. Was the No. 3 overall pick in the 1987 National Football League draft by the Houston Oilers. Played 5 years for several teams before knee injuries forced him to retire.
Took up boxing in 1995 and in just under four years compiled a 27-1-2 record, including a TKO victory over fellow NFL star, turned boxer, Mark Gastineau.