Peter King reports: “Jones is a safer guy, in terms of work ethic and practice habits, several personnel men have told me. It’s now a race. Jones has narrowed the gap between himself and Green to the point where I’m told by two teams with receiver needs that they favor Jones. Draft czar Gil Brandt says, ‘The gap has closed. I wouldn’t be surprised to see Jones picked ahead of Green at this point.”’
The draft will be an interesting thing to watch as Alabama Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban sends more and more players into the top of the NFL draft. There is no doubt that Julio Jones was one of the most anticipated recruits to sign with Alabama, and Julio Jones was one of the most electric offensive players for the Crimson Tide. It looks like Julio Jones will have a lucrative NFL career. How high do you think Jones will go? If you click the link above, Peter King provides an interesting guess.