Alec played in the NFL for Evansville with his brother Abraham Fishman.
Birth and Death Dates:
In 1921, Fishman played in five NFL games for Evansville. Based on incomplete records, Alec scored a touchdown on the only carry during his NFL career, a five-yard run. Evansville had a league record of 3-2, but played most of their games against non-league opponents. In 1922, the team folded three games into the season, following a 60-0 loss to the Rock Island Independents.
Fishman played tackle and fullback in the NFL with the Evansville Crimson Giants from 1921-1922.
5'11", 218 pounds
In the NFL:
Rushing touchdowns: 1
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