Alabama Crimson Tide roster and transfers
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A look at who's returning for Alabama football for the 2022 season

This page is fluid and will be updated throughout January/February. A lot of roster management taking place right now. The most recent updates will be added to our message board here

As of January 15, 2022, here is a look at where things stand for Alabama football in terms of roster management. We are waiting on several juniors to make official announcements on whether they are leaving for the NFL or returning for the 2022 season.

*****Scroll down for latest transfer portal additions*****

Have made announcements they are officially leaving

Josh Jobe - Heading to NFL

Chris Allen - Heading to NFL

Phil Mathis - Heading to NFL

Evan Neal - Headed to NFL (junior)

Jameson Williams - Headed to NFL (junior)

Slade Bolden - Headed to NFL (junior)

John Metchie - Junior Headed to NFL (junior)

Jayln Armour-Davis - Headed to NFL (junior)

ILB - Christian Harris - Jr. Headed to NFL (junior)

Have not made official announcements on whether they are returning for 2022

Transfers Out

Javon Baker - Receiver -(New to transfer portal)

Shane Lee - Inside linebacker (New to transfer portal)

Jaylen Moody - Inside linebacker (New to transfer portal)

Drew Sanders - Outside linebacker (New to transfer portal)

Jackson Bratton - Linebacker - Transferred to UAB

Jahleel Billingsley - Tight End (New to transfer portal)

King Mwikuta - Outside linebacker (New to transfer portal)

Marcus Banks - Corner Transferred to: Mississippi State

Paul Tyson - Quarterback (New to transfer portal)

Pierce Quick - Offensive Line - Transferred to: Georgia Tech

Tommy Brown - Offensive lineman (New to transfer portal)

Xavier Williams - Receiver - Transferred to: Utah State

Assistant coaches leaving

Jay Valai - CB - to Oklahoma

Assistant coaches incoming

Cornerback coaching position is open

Offensive returning starters

QB - Bryce Young - So.

WR - Jacorey Brooks - Fr.

TE - Cam Latu - Jr. (Returning for 2022)

OL/TE - Kendall Randolph - TE/OL (returning for 2022) *Senior

OL - Emil Ekiyor - Jr. (Returning for 2022)

OL - Seth McLaughlin - So.

OL - Javion Cohen - So.

Defensive returning starters

CB - Kool-Aid McKinstry - Fr.

CB - Khyree Jackson - Jr.

S - Brian Branch - So.

S - DeMarcco Hellams - Jr. (Returning for 2022)

S - Jordan Battle - Jr. (Returning for 2022)

ILB - Henry To’oTo’o - Jr. (Returning for 2022)

OLB - Will Anderson - So.

OLB - Dallas Turner - Fr.

DL - Byron Young - Jr. (Returning for 2022)

DL - DJ Dale - Jr. (Returning for 2022)

Special Teams starters

K - Will Reichard - Jr.

P - James Burnip - Fr.

PR - JoJo Earle - Fr.

Transfers In

Elias Ricks - CB from LSU

Jahmyr Gibbs - RB from Georgia Tech

Seniors from the 2021 roster

Bret Bolin - WR

Brian Robinson - RB

Chris Allen - OLB

Chris Owens - OL

Daniel Wright - S

Jackson Roby - OL

Jaylen Moody - LB

Josh Jobe - CB

Josh Robinson - DB

Kendall Randolph - TE/OL (returning for 2022 season)

LaBryan Ray - DL

Phil Mathis - DL

Early Enrollees (already on campus)

QB Ty Simpson

RB Jamarion Miller

WR Aaron Anderson

WR/ATH Kendrick Law

TE Amari Niblack

TE Elijah Brown

OL Tyler Booker

OL Dayne Shor

DL Jaheim Oatis

DL Khurtiss Perry

LB Jeremiah Alexander

LB Shawn Murphy

LB Jihaad Campbell

DB Tre'Quon Fegans

Summer Enrollees (June arrivals)

Antonio Kite

Earl Little Jr.

Elijah Pritchett

Emmanuel Henderson

Isaiah Bond

Isaiah Hastings

Jake Pope

Kobe Prentice

Shazz Preston

Alabama quarterback Bryce Young returns for his junior season in 2022 | Getty Images
Alabama quarterback Bryce Young returns for his junior season in 2022 | Getty Images