LSU has the most players on NFL rosters to start the regular season, and the SEC has four schools in the top six in terms of active NFL players.
According to NCAA.com’s Jack Freifelder, the Tigers have 44 active players on NFL rosters, more than any other program. Alabama is second with 42.
The other two SEC schools in the top six are Florida, which came in at No. 5 with 38 active NFL players, and Georgia, which was sixth with 36.
Auburn, which has 30 former players who are on current NFL rosters, tied with five other schools for No. 9. Vanderbilt is the only SEC school not represented in the top 50.
Here’s where are all the SEC schools ranked in the top 50:
|Team||Active NFL Players|
|23. South Carolina||24|
|t-24. Texas A&M||23|
|t-28. Ole Miss||21|
|t-47. Mississippi State||13|