Deionte Thompson turned the newest Alabama underclassman to announce plans to forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft.
The junior security made the announcement on Twitter on Sunday. The deadline for underclassmen to enter the draft is Monday.
Roll Tide All the time & Without end!🤞🏾 pic.twitter.com/qlW2P7YKGm
— Deionte Thompson (@playmaker_11) January 13, 2019
Alabama defensive lineman Quinnen Williams, offensive deal with Jonah Williams, operating again Joshua Jacobs and tight finish Irv Smith Jr. all declared for the draft on Friday.
In accordance to ESPN’s Todd McShay, Thompson is the No. 1-ranked security and the eighth-highest-rated prospect general.
Thompson was a first-team All-America choice by The Related Press this previous season. He completed second on the group in tackles with 79. He additionally had three.5 tackles for loss, two interceptions, six cross breakups and 4 pressured fumbles.