NFL Draft: Update Alabama Crimson Tide Third Round Selections


Thursday night and the NFL Draft First Round followed a suspected Alabama Crimson Tide script. As anticipated Evan Neal and Jameson Williams got their first-round calls.

Friday night’s second-round started slowly for former Alabama players. The Crimson Tide got on the Friday night board, 12 picks in. Even an Auburn player (their first in the 2022 NFL draft) was chosen before the Crimson Tide’s first second-rounder, John Metchie III. Soon after Metchie was selected, Alabama Crimson Tide defensive tackle, Phidarian Mathis got on the NFL Draft marquee.

Updated List of Alabama Football Players Selected in 2022 NFL Draft

  • Evan Neal – First Round Selection No. 7 to the New York Giants. Based on an estimate provided by, Evan Neal’s contract will be for approximately $24.5M with a $15M signing bonus.
  • Jameson Williams – First Round Selection No. 12 to the Detroit Lions. Based on the same excellent NFL contract source, Jameson Williams’ contract will be for approximately $17.5M with a $9.9M signing bonus.
  • John Metchie III – Second Round Selection No. 44 to the Houston Texans. John Metchie’s estimated initial NFL contract will be approximately $8M, with a $3M signing bonus.
  • Phidarian Mathis – Second Round Selection No. 47 to the Washington Commanders or as many Alabama fans say, the Washington Crimson Tide. Big Phil’s first NFL contract will be for approximately $7.5Mm with a $2.6M signing bonus.
  • This post will be updated as NFL Draft third-round selections are announced.

Through the Draft’s 64 picks in rounds one and two, 21 former, SEC football players were chosen.

Several former Alabama Crimson Tide players have a chance to be selected in the third round, including cornerback, Jaylin Armour-Davis and running back, Brian Robinson Jr. Others are defensive back, Josh Jobe and outside linebacker, Chris Allen, who despite a college career hampered by injury, has unquestioned NFL-level talent.

Alabama Football NFL Draft Third Round

  • Christian Harris – Third Round Selection at No. 75 to the Houston Texans. Two former Crimson Tiders are now Texans. Christian’s estimated first NFL contract will be $5.3M with a $1.1M signing bonus.
  • Brian Robinson Jr. – Third Round Selection at No. 98 to the Washington Commanders. The Washington Crimson Tide strikes again adding a guy destined for a long NFL career. B-Rob’s estimated first NFL contract will be $5M with an $850K signing bonus.

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Bama Hammer will provide updates on all seven rounds of the 2022 NFL Draft, throughout the day on Saturday.