There's no shortage of edge rusher prospects in the 2022 NFL Draft class, including UAB's Alex Wright. Wright was a consistent three-year starter for the Blazers and has seen his draft stock stay steady over the last few months.
Here's everything you need to know about Wright ahead of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Alex Wright Mock Draft 2022
WalterFootball's predictions are from the website's latest mock draft. CBS Sports' predictions are from Ryan Wilson's latest mock draft. Sporting News' projections are from Vinnie Iyer's latest mock draft.
CBS Sports: New York Jets (No. 146)
Sporting News: Undrafted
Alex Wright Draft Stock & Draft Projection
- New York Jets (No. 146) - 1
Undrafted - 2
Wright seems to be on the cusp of not hearing his name called during the draft. CBS Sports was the only mock listed that expects him to be selected and that is to the New York Jets in the fifth round.
Alex Wright Stats
2021: UAB Blazers
- 45 tackles, 7.5 tackles for loss, 6.0 sacks, 3 passes defended in 12 games played
2020: UAB Blazers
- 17 tackles, 3.0 tackles for loss, 1.0 sacks, 2 passes defended in 7 games played
2019: UAB Blazers
- 29 tackles, 8.5 tackles for loss, 4.5 sacks, 0 passes defended in 12 games played
Wright put it all together during his junior season and posted career-high marks in both tackles and sacks. His efforts on the field earned him a nod as a second team All-Conference USA player, too.
Alex Wright Height, Weight & 40-Yard Dash
All height, weight and workout information is from NFL.com.
- Height: 6'5"
- Weight: 271 lbs
- 40-Yard Dash: N/A
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