AUBURN, Ala. (WKRG) — Roger McCreary, starting cornerback for Auburn University, has announced he is preparing for the 2022 NFL Draft.

In a Twitter post made by McCreary Monday, he announced he would not be participating in the upcoming Birmingham Bowl but instead would be preparing for the draft.

McCreary is a Mobile native who attended Williamson High School. He is a senior as Auburn University this year and is part of the liberal arts college.

McCreary has had 86 career tackles and was a member of the all-SEC fourth team.

According to the Auburn University football roster, McCreary’s uncle Angelo James played for the Philadelphia Eagles.