James Alder

  • Contributed to The New York Times football blog "The Fifth Down"
  • Appeared on WCCO Radio in Minneapolis and KRKO Radio in Seattle
  • Been quoted in The New York Times and The Washington Times
  • Served as an American football consultant to BBC Radio



James Alder is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles for 12 years and has written for The New York Times blog "The Fifth Down," appeared on WCCO Radio in Minneapolis and KRKO Radio in Seattle, been quoted in The New York Times and The Washington Times, and served as an American football consultant to BBC Radio.


Awards and Publications

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

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