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Former Alabama players are currently preparing for the 2022 NFL draft, which will begin in just a few days. Players from various different positions that wore Crimson last season await to see where they will start their professional careers.
Though they may not be projected to be drafted in the first round, Job and Amour-Davis are talented defensive backs that will certainly be selected and get their shot at the NFL level.
Luke Easterling of the Draft Wire put together rankings for the 2022 NFL draft cornerback class and included them both.
They are not ranked highly, but both are top-20. Teams will likely take them. in the later rounds, which is great value for the team and an opportunity for the players.
First … Jalyn Armour-Davis
No. 14 Jalyn Armour-Davis
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Armour-Davis ranks at No. 14 in Easterlings ranking for cornerbacks. This is a loaded defensive back class, but Armour-Davis made his presence known at Alabama, and NFL front offices surely took notice.
He spent three season with the Crimson Tide, but had his strongest year in 2021, where he recorded 32 tackles, three interceptions and four passes defended.
Next … Josh Jobe
No. 20 Josh Jobe
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Jobe was a regular starter for Alabama, but was never able to gain national recognition for his play. In four seasons at Alabama, Jobe recorded 129 total tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, three interceptions, 19 passes defended and a couple forced fumbles.
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