Every year, right around this time, the staff from Blue-Grey Football with its collection of NFL veterans and administrators hit the road on the brand’s nationwide Jersey Presentation Tour.
The goal is to promote the All-American Bowl and a select few of the nation’s top prospects in the Class of 2018 are recognized in front of family and friends. The community in general, moreover.
Four games soon take place, each of them at an NFL venue, those being Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium, Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Raymond James Stadium and Jacksonville Jaguars’ EverBank Field.
The action from the All-American Bowl will be nationally broadcast on either ESPN3 or Impact Football Network (please check your local listings). Also, similar to year’s past, the footage will be permanently archived.
Joey Ramos from Deer Valley (AZ) recently received an acknowledgement. The 6-foot-5 and 290-pound offensive lineman was selected to line up for the West vs. East on Jan. 22 at AT&T Stadium.
Ramos is the state’s No. 7 recruit in the 247Sports Composite Rankings, an accurate indicator of talent considering the tool takes into account evaluations of all the major recruiting services.
Accordingly, he has a laundry list of potential suitors, with scholarship offers in place from close to 15 different programs, including the likes of the Pac-12 Conference and Big 12 Conference.
Despite the interest, Ramos has cut down his list to the final six: Arizona, Arizona State, Iowa State, Oregon, UCLA and Washington. A final decision is in the works. Stay tuned for details.
Editor’s note: Each participant in the All-American Bowl will receive a Jersey Presentation during All-American Bowl Weekend with plenty of media in attendance, both national and local.