Tonight the #1 LSU Tigers and #2 Alabama Crimson Tide will play for the 2012 National Championship. And, whenever two of the top college teams meet, you know there are going to be a ton of NFL draft prospects in the game. This year's matchup - or rematch - is no different.
There are names like running back Trent Richardson, cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick, safety Mark Barron, defensive end/linebacker Courtney Upshaw, and linebacker Don'ta Hightower, all from Alabama. Or, cornerback Morris Claiborne, defensive end/linebacker Sam Montegomery, and wide receiver Rueben Randle from LSU. And those were just the first round prospects.
To get a full break down of the NFL prospects from tonight's game, check out Tony Pauline's article over on SI.com.