NFL Connection

CRIMSON TIDE PLAYERS ON NFL ROSTERS: The Alabama football program is well represented in the NFL as it starts the 2012 season with former players and coaches dotting league rosters. The Tide has 50 former players and coaches working in the NFL this season. The Crimson Tide has 39 current NFL players in addition to 11 former UA players and/or coaches serving as assistant coaches in the NFL this season. Over the last four years, Alabama has had more NFL first round picks than any other school (11), including four in each of the past two drafts.

2012 NFL Rosters:

Player
Team
Position
Arizona Cardinals
Defensive Back
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Safety
Seattle Seahawks
Guard
Indianapolis Colts
Nose Tackle
Baltimore Ravens
Nose Tackle
Buffalo Bills
Defensive Tackle
Jacksonville Jaguars
Defensive End
San Francisco 49ers
Defensive End
San Diego Chargers
Offensive Tackle
Cincinnati Bengals
Defensive End
New Orleans Saints
Safety
New England Patriots
Linebacker
New Orleans Saints
Running Back
Houston Texans
Defensive Back
San Diego Chargers
Linebacker
Atlanta Falcons
Offensive Guard
Kansas City Chiefs
Linebacker
Arizona Cardinals
Safety
St. Louis Rams
Guard
Atlanta Falcons
Wide Receiver
Cincinnati Bengals
Defensive Back
Green Bay Packers
Running Back
Carolina Panthers
Safety
Philadelphia Eagles
Offensive Guard
San Diego Chargers
Running Back
New York Jets
Cornerback
Cleveland Browns
Running Back
Philadelphia Eagles
Linebacker
Cincinnati Bengals
Offensive Tackle
Philadelphia Eagles
Defensive End
Jacksonville Jaguars
Long Snapper
Baltimore Ravens
Linebacker
Tennessee Titans
Guard
Detroit Lions
Tight End
Seattle Seahawks
Defensive Tackle

NFL Coaches

Sylvester Croom
Jacksonville Jaguars
Jeff FitzGerald
Cincinnati Bengals
Kent Johnson
Cleveland Browns
Amos Jones
Pittsburgh Steelers
Larry Kirksey
Houston Texans
Freddie Kitchens
Arizona Cardinals
John Mitchell
Pittsburgh Steelers
Deshea Townsend
Arizona Cardinals
Mike Shula
Carolina Panthers
Mike Solari
San Francisco 49ers
Lance Taylor
New York Jets