Nick Saban, Bill Belichick’s close friend, responds to concerns over Christian Barmore.
Alabama's 8 players selected in the first 2 rounds are the most by any school in the Common Draft Era (Since 1967).
DT Christian Barmore is the 12th player drafted by Bill Belichick from a Nick Saban college team, the most by any such HC combo in the Common Draft Era. pic.twitter.com/HDDVOkXzt9
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) May 1, 2021
News story: Patriots trade up for DT Christian Barmore in 2nd round, marking the 12th time Bill Belichick has drafted someone who played under Nick Saban. That's the most players selected by a pro-college coach combo since Common Draft era began in 1967. https://t.co/QolN1FuK5Y
— Mike Reiss (@MikeReiss) May 1, 2021