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Jordan Battle signs rookie contract for Cincinnati Bengals

Jordan Battle of Alabama on the sideline for 2020 CFP title game
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The Cincinnati Bengals have signed its eight draft picks to rookie contracts. 

Jordan Battle, a University of Alabama alumnus, got selected in the third round. As pick No. 95, Battle played safety for the Crimson Tide from 2019 to 2022. He arrived as a four-star recruit from South Florida and became one of the most productive players in Alabama’s secondary. Battle’s career finished with six interceptions, including three returned for touchdowns.

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He helped the Tide to a College Football Playoff National Championship in 2020 and two SEC Championships.

According to Spotrac, Battle’s rookie contract is four years, $5.32 million. He has an $872,739 signing bonus.

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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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