There are several defensive prospects to be excited about in the upcoming 2022 NFL Draft, including a deep, athletic class of linebackers. That includes Alabama's Christian Harris, who many draft analysts project as a Round 2 pick.
Here's a look at everything else you need to know about the 21-year-old Christian Harris ahead of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Christian Harris Mock Draft 2022
ESPN's predictions are from Mel Kiper and Todd McShay'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.
ESPN: Philadelphia Eagles (No. 51)
CBS Sports: Denver Broncos (No. 64)
Sporting News: Kansas City Chiefs (No. 50)
Christian Harris Draft Stock & Draft Projection
- Kansas City Chiefs (No. 50) - 1
- Philadelphia Eagles (No. 51) - 1
- Denver Broncos (No. 64) - 1
Harris is a rangy playmaker who attacks and plays bigger than his size. He played inside linebacker in college, but his size and speed as a chase-and-hit 'backer could be a better fit at outside or WILL linebacker in the NFL. All three Mock Drafts highlighted have Harris being drafted in Round 2 and hearing his name called on Day 2 of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Christian Harris NFL Draft Odds
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Christian Harris Dean Stats
2021: Alabama Crimson Tide
- 80 tackles, 11.5 tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks in 15 games
2020: Alabama Crimson Tide
- 79 tackles, 7 tackles for loss, 4.5 sacks and 1 INT in 12 games
2019: Alabama Crimson Tide
- 61 tackles, 7.5 tackles for loss in 12 games as true freshman
Harris started 50 of 51 games in his career at Alabama, and stepped right in as a true freshman. His best season came in 2021, when he recorded career-high marks in both tackles and TFLs.
Christian Harris Height, Weight & 40-Yard Dash
All height, weight and workout information is from NFL.com.
- Height: 6'1"
- Weight: 226lbs
- 40-Yard Dash: 4.44