Only one Alabama player — safety Ronnie Harrison — was picked during the second and third rounds Friday.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It’s that time of year when college football writers are putting together previews for preseason magazines, predicting what they think might unfold months from now and speculating on which teams will be in the running for the College Football Playoff. Alabama is obviously on the short list. The
Nick Saban’s tenure at Alabama has produced more NFL talent than any other active college football coach. The Crimson Tide currently have 44 players in the league and are projected to have a school-record 11 draft picks selected during the 2018 NFL Draft this week, according to Sporting News’ Alex Marvez.
The coach has won five titles in nine years by relying on constant self-disruption.