CRIMSON TIDE PACES ALL COLLEGES FOR FOURTH STRAIGHT SEASON
TIDE ROLLING INTO NFL: For the fourth consecutive season, Alabama had the most players (54) on active NFL Kickoff Weekend rosters, the league announced today. The Crimson Tide also placed the most active NFL players on season-opening rosters in 2018 (44), 2019 (56) and 2020 (53), and shared the league lead in 2017 (39). Ohio State (50) ranked second in 2021, after previously ranking second with 48 last season.
A total of 244 colleges were represented on Kickoff Weekend active rosters. The colleges with the most NFL players: