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As many as 9 SEC schools could have 1st-round draft picks

Alabama set an SEC record with 12 players taken in the 2018 NFL draft, including four in the first round.

The top-ranked Crimson Tide are sure to have several high draft picks in next year's draft, too, but there are players at many other SEC schools that are also likely to hear their names called in the first round of the 2019 draft.

According to several mock draft boards the SEC could have first-rounders from as many as nine schools.

Not surprisingly the top-rated SEC prospect with two weeks left in the regular season is from Alabama. Offensive tackle Jonah Williams is picked by some to be drafted as high as No. 2 after starting all 39 games in his career with the...