Najee was a standout running back at Alabama, winning to CFP Championships while enrolled there. He would be selected 24th overall in the 2021 NLF Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. He would rush for 1200 yards and 7 touchdowns with no fumbles, he would have three receiving touchdowns. He would be selected as an alternate for the 2021 Pro Bowl. Najee declined the invitation to the 2021 NFL Draft in Cleveland. He opted to spend it at an outreach program he was a part of in his youth. He had a draft party at a restaurant owned by Marshawn Lynch in Emeryville, California. He is also signed to Beast Mode marketing, a marketing company owned by Lynch. Only time will tell how far Najee can go in the NFL.