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Instant Reaction: Tide returns four draft-eligible juniors, Josh McMillon for next season

DeVonta Smith makes a catch versus Ole Miss in 2019
Alabama WR, Devonta Smith (No. 6) with five TD's versus Ole Miss in 2019 season/ Photo comes via Cedric Mason - Touchdown Alabama Magazine

Even with losing some great leaders to the upcoming NFL Draft, Alabama football will return marquee names to its roster for next season.

After what occurred on Monday and information being gathered prior to this week, yours truly of Touchdown Alabama Magazine released an Instant Reaction video on why Crimson Tide fans should be pleased about the final results. 

RELATED: Alabama LB Joshua McMillon to return for 2020 season, according to his mother

Regardless of losing the likes of Tua Tagovailoa, Jerry Jeudy, Henry Ruggs, Jedrick Wills, Terrell Lewis and Xavier McKinney to the draft, Alabama returns Dylan Moses, Alex Leatherwood, Landon Dickerson, DeVonta Smith and Joshua McMillion.  

As we wait on a decision from Najee Harris, I dive into the Tide received the best-case scenario with the names that decided to return to school.

Check out the video below. 

Alabama returns four draft-eligible juniors, Josh McMillon for 2020 season

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Stephen M. Smith is the managing editor and senior writer for Touchdown Alabama Magazine.  You can “like” him on Facebook or “follow” him on Twitter, via @CoachingMSmith.

Stephen Smith is a 2015 graduate of the University of Alabama. He is a senior writer and reporter for Touchdown Alabama Magazine. He has covered Alabama football for 10+ years and his knowledge and coverage of the Crimson Tide's program have made him among the most respected journalist in his field. Smith has been featured on ESPN and several other marquee outlets as an analyst.

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