The first round of the 2022 NFL Draft took place in Las Vegas, Nevada on Thursday, April 28. In the 2022 NFL Draft, two Alabama players were selected.
With the seventh overall pick in the draft, the New York Giants picked University of Alabama offensive tackle Evan Neal. Jameson Williams of the University of Alabama was picked with the 12th overall in the draft by the Detroit Lions.
According to the University of Alabama, head coach Nick Saban has generated 46 first-round draft picks in his career, including 41 for the Crimson Tide.
How many Alabama players are in the 2022 NFL Draft?
According to the Crimson Tide athletics department, Alabama has had at least one player picked in the first round of the NFL Draft every year since 2009.
Evan Neal is an offensive tackle for the New York Giants of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted seventh overall by the Giants in the 2022 NFL Draft after attending the University of Alabama.
Jameson Williams is a wide receiver with the Detroit Lions in the National Football League. He began his college career at Ohio State before transferring to Alabama in 2021, where he earned All-American honors. Williams was taken in the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft by the Lions. Wikipedia