#97

Alain Kashama

Weight:

270 lbs

Height:

6' 4"

Position:

Defensive Lineman

College:

Michigan

Birthdate:

Dec 8th, 1979

Career Years:

7

Team:

Alumni

Highlights

2008

Kashama started the season in Montreal and played four games before being traded to Hamilton on Sept. 10 in exchange for a conditional draft pick. He suited up for the Tiger-Cats' final seven games and collected nine tackles and one sack.

2007

Kashama led the Montreal Alouettes in 2007 with eight sacks and added 29 tackles, one forced fumble, two fumble recoveries and two special-teams tackles. He was named CFL’s Canadian Player of the Week for Week 9.

2006

He played with the NFL Europe Cologne Centurions, making one knockdown and six defensive tackles… He joined the Alouettes at the end of the season.

2005

After he was traded to Seattle, Kashama made two defensive tackles in one game with the Seahawks... He was at the Super Bowl.

2004

He played three games with the Chicago Bears, recording one defensive tackle.

Personal

His cousin is former Carolina Panthers’ running back Tim Biakabutuka… He played under Marc Santerre at CEGEP du Vieux Montréal.

College

He played in 40 games at Michigan, registering 37 defensive tackles, 11 tackles for losses, six sacks, one forced fumble and two knockdowns.

Acquired

1st round, Montréal Alouettes (8) 2004