Originally posted on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 1/11/13

TUSCALOOSA, AL - SEPTEMBER 11: Eddie Lacy of the Alabama Crimson Tide against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Bryant-Denny Stadium on September 11, 2010 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Three star players of the 2013 BCS National Champion Alabama Crimson Tide — each potential first-rounders — are taking their talents to the next level at the end of April. Alabama confirmed Friday that cornerback Dee Milliner, running back Eddie Lacy and offensive tackle D.J. Fluker will forego their senior season to enter the 2013 NFL Draft. Dee Milliner, a consensus first-team All-American, is expected to be the first of three Tide stars and the top defensive back selected.  The 6-1, 199-pound Milliner is projected to be a Top 10 pick on April 25. Eddie Lacy finished second on the team last season in rushing and wraps up his career with 2,402 yards on the ground with 30 touchdowns.  Lacy led the Tide with a rushing total of 1,322 yards and 17 TDs and added 22 receptions for 189 yards and two scores in 2012. The 6-1, 220-pound back was named the offensive MVP of the 2013 BCS title game for finding the end zone on the ground and through the air and running for 140 yards on 20 carri...
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