Sport BREAKING: Alabama RB Bo Scarbrough Makes NFL Draft Decision

19:41  10 january  2018
19:41  10 january  2018 Source:   12up.com

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​Bo goes pro.

Alabama running back Bo Scarbrough has reportedly decided to forgo his senior season in Tuscaloosa to give the NFL a shot:

​​It's an understandable yet interesting decision for Scarbrough. I say this because the current running back landscape for the 2018 draft is downright stacked. You've got the obvious ones in Saquon Barkley and Derrius Guice, but you've also got other talented backs like Bryce Love, Nick Chubb, Kerryon Johnson, Damien Harris, Sony Michel, etc.

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The list goes on. Scarbrough is good, but not the same kind of eye-popping NFL prospect as some of the aforementioned. He seems like the type of talent that will end up being selected in the middle rounds. Nobody can say for sure whether waiting one more year would benefit him, but it sure seems like it would given the crowded 2018 field.

Scarbrough's draft stock may have taken a hit at the national championship as well, and not because of his play on the field. In a video that emerged, the running back was heard yelling ​"F**k Trump," in reference to the President's appearance at the game. Scarbrough has since ​hilariously denied the allegation.

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