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71 former SEC players make 2018 NFL divisional round rosters

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Florida and Tennessee lead the conference with 11 players on the active rosters.

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The NFL kicks off its divisional playoff round with 71 former Southeastern Conference players, led by Florida and Tennessee with 11 players each on the team’s active rosters.

Five of former Volunteers suit up for the Pittsburgh Steelers, the most former SEC players on any team.

Alabama and LSU are second among SEC teams with eight players, followed by Auburn (5); Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri and South Carolina (4); Mississippi (3); Texas A&M and Vanderbilt (2); and Mississippi State (1).

NFL playoffs schedule

Saturday, Jan. 13

NFC: Falcons at Eagles, 4:35 p.m. ET (NBC)

AFC: Titans at Patriots, 8:15 p.m. ET (CBS)

Sunday, Jan. 14

AFC: Jaguars at Steelers, 1:05 p.m. ET (CBS)

NFC: Saints at Vikings, 4:40 p.m. ET (FOX)

Alabama

ATL: Julio Jones (WR), Courtney Upshaw (DT)

JAX: Marcell Dareus (DL), Cam Robinson (OL), T.J. Yeldon (RB)

NOLA: Mark Ingram (RB)

TEN: Derrick Henry (RB)

PHI: Chance Warmack (G)

Arkansas

NE: Trey Flowers (DL), Deatrich Wise (DL)

MIN: Jarius Wright (WR)

NOLA: Jonathan Williams (RB)

Auburn

ATL: Josh Harris (LS)

JAX: Corey Grant (RB)

NE: Jonathan Jones (DB), Brandon King (DB)

TEN: Daren Bates (LB)

Florida

ATL: Keanu Neal (S), Brian Poole (CB)

JAX: Dante Fowler Jr. (DE), Lerentee McCray (OLB)

MIN: Mack Brown (RB)

NE: Mike Gillislee (RB)

PHI: Trey Burton (TE), Jaylen Watkins (S)

PIT: Marcus Gilbert (OT), Joe Haden (CB), Maurkice Pouncey (C)

Georgia

TEN: Ben Jones (C)

JAX: Abry Jones (DT)

NE: David Andrews (C)

PHI: Dannell Ellerbe (LB)

Kentucky

NOLA: Larry Warford (G)

PIT: Bud Dupree (LB)

TEN: Avery Williamson (LB) and Wesley Woodyard (LB)

LSU

JAX: Leonard Fournette (RB)

MIN: Tashawn Bower (DE), Danielle Hunter (DE)

NE: Ricky Jean Francois (DL)

PHI: Donnie Jones (P), Jalen Mills (CB)

PIT: Jerald Hawkins (OT), Stevan Ridley (RB)

Mississippi

JAX: Jermey Parnell (OL)

NE: Brandon Bolden (RB)

PIT: Mike Hilton (CB)

Mississippi State

PHI: Fletcher Cox (DT)

Missouri

ATL: Sean Weatherspoon (LB)

MIN: Kentrell Brothers (LB)

NOLA: Chase Daniel (QB)

TEN: Beau Brinkley (LS)

South Carolina

JAX: A.J. Cann (OL)

NE: Stephon Gilmore (CB)

PHI: Alshon Jeffery (WR)

TEN: Ryan Succop (K)

Tennessee

TEN: Luke Stocker (TE)

JAX: Malik Jackson (DL)

NOLA: Alvin Kamara (RB), Tony McDaniel (DT)

PHI: Derek Barnett (DE)

PIT: Josh Dobbs (QB), Ramon Foster (G), Justin Hunter (WR), Daniel McCullers (DT), Cameron Sutton (CB)

Texas A&M

JAX: Josh Lambo (K)

ATL: Jake Matthews (OT)

Vanderbilt

MIN: Stephen Weatherly (DE)

NE: Adam Butler (DL)