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  1. 2014 Alabama Football Fall Camp PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Roll Bama Roll

    ... line, corner and whether or not the defense could once again reload after losing Damian Square , Quinton Dial , Nico Johnson , Dee Milliner , and Jesse Williams . Well, when the season finally ended and the dust settled after back to back losses, it ...

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  2. Alabama football preseason debate: Who has the edge at inside linebacker?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Alabama Live

    ... of fans wrong. And he will. Ragland spent two years working behind the best, as he backed up the likes of Nico Johnson , C.J. Mosley and DePriest. He largely learned from observation rather than the trial-by-fire method Alabama's freshman ...

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  3. 5 positional battles that will dominate discussion during Alabama's preseason practiceRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Alabama Live

    ... spot. The vacant middle linebacker position spot was held previously by NFL draft picks C.J. Mosley and Nico Johnson . Ragland, who was also a big-time recruit from Madison, took control of the job in the spring as Foster dealt with a shoulder ...

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  4. Alabama football's VIP 25: Middle of Tide's defense will be led by No. 9Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... leaders. DePriest performed as he absorbed, soaking up everything he could from his predecessors -- Hightower, Nico Johnson and C.J. Mosley -- while piling up 59 tackles in 2012 and 65 as a junior. As a senior, he'll be in position to accumulate ...

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  5. Alabama Football: Is DePriest truly the 'Backer to Replace Mosley?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... takes a special kind of player. Senior Trey DePriest has enjoyed a good deal of success playing alongside Nico Johnson (Kansas City Chiefs) and Mosley for the first three years of his career. Now he's being asked to fill Mosley's lofty shoes at the ...

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  6. Alabama Football: Any Way You Look at Roster, Crimson Tide LoadedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... since lined up at two different positions and finally saw his first game action last season. , Eddie Lacy and Nico Johnson, who have all been in the National Football League for at least a year, while AJ That's five first-round selections, an NFL ...

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  7. Alabama Linebacker C.J. Mosley: NFL Draft ProfileRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | Roll Bama Roll

    ... the four man/one gap fronts similar to the 4-3. Mosley spent the better part of three years playing behind Nico Johnson at the weakside "Will" linebacker position because Nico was able to handle the vast majority of snaps regardless of the ...

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  8. College Football Programs That Developed Most NFL Draft Picks Over Last 10 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... position) of 21.6. The nearest was Ohio State with an ADP of 48.4, which was still more than two times worse. Nico Johnson is a manifest outlier, holding back the other six players on the list. Without him, this number would go from impressive to ...

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  9. Will recent NFL history of USC WRs haunt Lee?Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | NFL

    ... has a highly touted player at a certain position this year. Recent picks: Dont'a Hightower , 1st round, 2012; Nico Johnson , 4th round, 2013; Rolando McClain, 1st round, 2010; Saleem Rasheed, 3rd round, 2004; DeMeco Ryans , 1st round, 2006; Courtney ...

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  10. CJ Mosley is from Alabama - should that make the Miami Dolphins worried?Read the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | The Phinsider

    ... drafted into the NFL. They were Rolando McClain in 2010, Courtney Upshaw in 2012, Dont'a Hightower in 2012 and Nico Johnson in 2013. Here are their grades over the course of their career, courtesy of Pro Football Focus. If we take a quick look, we ...

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  11. 2014 NFL Draft: Top Ilb C.J. Mosley Will Visit BroncosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | PredominantlyOrange

    ... Mosley to break out as a junior in 2012, and that's exactly what he did. After sharing the starting job with Nico Johnson, Mosley became a full time starter at WILB where he was absolutely dominant, earning consensus first-team All-American and ...

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  12. Meet: LB C.J. MosleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2014 | IHigh

    ... 14 points and 32 yards rushing. 2011 (SOPHOMORE): C.J. Mosley shared the starting job at will linebacker with Nico Johnson ... started six games this season with Alabama starting in a nickel defense while playing in 11 games ... missed the Florida ...

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  13. Kouandjio: 'There's nothing wrong with my knee'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... an every-down player by his senior season in both pass and run situations after platooning with run-stopper Nico Johnson, and believes he can fill both roles quickly in the NFL. "It all depends on how I fit into a system," Mosley said. "Just like at ...

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  14. Kouandjio: a Therea s nothing wrong with my kneeaRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    ... an every-down player by his senior season in both pass and run situations after platooning with run-stopper Nico Johnson, and believes he can fill both roles quickly in the NFL. "It all depends on how I fit into a system," Mosley said. "Just like at ...

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  15. Kouandjio: 'There's nothing wrong with my knee'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Bradenton.com

    ... an every-down player by his senior season in both pass and run situations after platooning with run-stopper Nico Johnson, and believes he can fill both roles quickly in the NFL. "It all depends on how I fit into a system," Mosley said. "Just like at ...

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  16. Alabama Football: Who Will Replace C.J. Mosley in Starting Lineup in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... invaluable intangibles and leadership. He made the defensive calls and checks in 2013 and was the understudy to Nico Johnson and before him. His senior year, he stepped up as a leader on a team that needed one. After an uninspiring win against ...

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  17. The NFL Impact on Alabama Football RecruitingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... - a fact that "Just seeing that as a young guy, that's the main thing we want," said former Tide linebacker Nico Johnson. "Seeing them do it year after year after year, players want that same feeling and they want to be a part of a program that can ...

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  18. In-house options for Kansas City Chiefs: LB Nico JohnsonRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Arrowhead Pride

    ... the focus of the media and fans is on new acquisitions, but the phrase "next man up" exists for a reason. Nico Johnson was one of the first draft picks under general manager John Dorsey, the team's fourth round choice in 2013. The inside linebacker ...

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  19. Alabama recruit Shaun Dion Hamilton patterns game on C.J. MosleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... he played significant snaps as a freshman in 2010 while learning from older teammates like Dont'a Hightower and Nico Johnson throughout his career. DePriest, Foster and others could provide Hamilton with similar guidance early on in his time with ...

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  20. Alabama Football: Power Ranking the Tide's 5 Best Classes of the BCS EraRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... Bell, and running back Eddie Lacy set the table for the Tide's offense during its championship runs. Linebacker Nico Johnson and defensive linemen Ed Stinson and Quinton Dial were all reliable defensive starters during their time, too. If the 2009 ...

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