Oxford's Alexander and McCain Drafted Into NFL

The NFL Draft has come and gone and two more players with ties to East Alabama have made it to the next level. Former Oxford High School standouts Kwon Alexander (LB) and Bobby McCain (CB) were drafted on Saturday. Alexander, who starred at LSU, went in the fourth round to the Tampa Bay Bucs and McCain, who played his college ball at Memphis, was selected by the Miami Dolphins in the fifth round. Alexander and McCain add to a list of local players in the NFL:

Bengals- Dre Kirkpatrick (CB) Gad. City HS & UA

Lions- Jerrell Harris (LB) Gad. City HS & UA

Dolphins- T.J. Heath (CB) Alexandria HS & JSU

Vikings- Pierre Warren (DB) JSU

Texans- Alan Bonner (WR) JSU

Saints- A.J. Davis (CB) JSU


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