Christian Barmore

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Christian Barmore
Alabama Crimson Tide – No. 58
PositionDefensive Tackle
Class
Redshirt
Sophomore
Career history
College
Bowl games
High schoolNeumann Goretti
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Personal information
Height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight310 lb (141 kg)
Career highlights and awards

Christian Barmore is an American football defensive tackle who currently plays for the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Early life and high school[edit]

Barmore grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and attended Abraham Lincoln High School his freshman year before transferring Saints John Neumann and Maria Goretti Catholic High School. Barmore originally verbally committed to play college football at Temple during the summer going into his senior year, but de-committed and reopened his recruitment. Barmore ultimately signed to play at Alabama over offers from Baylor, Florida, Georgia, and LSU.[1]

College career[edit]

Barmore redshirted his true freshman season.[2][3][4] As a redshirt freshman, he played in 12 games and made 26 tackles, including six tackles for loss and two sacks and was named to the SEC All-Freshman team.[5][6] Barmore was named first team All-SEC as a redshirt sophomore, finishing the season with 37 total tackles, 9.5 tackles for loss, and eight sacks with three forced fumbles and three passes defended.[7][8] He was named the Defensive MVP of the 2021 College Football Playoff National Championship game after making five tackles, including two for a loss and one sack in Alabama's 52-24 win over Ohio State.[9] Following the national title game, Barmore announced that he would forgo his remaining collegiate eligibility and enter the 2021 NFL Draft.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ O'Brien, Rick (December 20, 2017). "Neumann-Goretti defensive lineman Christian Barmore signs with Alabama football". The Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved September 26, 2020.
  2. ^ Walsh, Christopher (October 15, 2019). "Who's next to step up for Alabama? Look to Christian Barmore". SI.com. Retrieved September 26, 2020.
  3. ^ "Christian Barmore continues to impress, could receive more playing time". Montgomery Advertiser. September 25, 2019. Retrieved September 26, 2020.
  4. ^ "Barmore energizing, entertaining for Alabama defense". The Tuscaloosa News. October 18, 2019. Retrieved September 26, 2020.
  5. ^ Suttles, Aaron (August 7, 2020). "The most important Alabama players: No. 2, Christian Barmore". The Athletic. Retrieved September 26, 2020.
  6. ^ Zenitz, Matt (September 16, 2020). "Christian Barmore questionable for Alabama opener vs. Missouri". AL.com. Retrieved September 26, 2020.
  7. ^ Mason, Joe (January 11, 2021). "Pennsylvania players to help decide national championship game". Bucks County Courier Times. Retrieved January 13, 2021.
  8. ^ a b Martin, Tyler (January 14, 2021). "Alabama DL Christian Barmore Declares For NFL Draft". SI.com. Retrieved January 15, 2021.
  9. ^ "Ohio Nick Saban wins record 7th title as Alabama dismantles Ohio State". Henry Daily Herald. January 12, 2021. Retrieved January 13, 2021.

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