Every year, moreover right around this time, the staff from Blue-Grey Football hits the road on the brand’s nationwide Jersey Presentation Tour with a collection of NFL veterans and administrators.
The goal is to promote the All-American Bowl and a select few of the nation’s top prospects in the Class of 2019 are recognized in front of family and friends. The community in general, to that end.
Four games soon take place, each of them at an NFL venue, specifically Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium, Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Raymond James Stadium and Houston Texans’ NRG Stadium.
The action from the All-American Bowl will be nationally broadcast on ESPN3 or Impact Football Network (check your local listings). Similar to year’s past, the footage will be permanently archived.
Ben Mason from Lovejoy (TX) was an honoree AT&T Stadium, the same venue where the SMU commit and 6-foot-4 and 295-pound offensive lineman will be in uniform for West vs. East on Dec. 17.
A center, Mason was rated as a three-star prospect in the 247Sports Composite Rankings, an accurate talent indicator as the tool takes into account evaluations of all the major recruiting services.
Having recently given a pledge to the nearby Mustangs, he still has plenty of potential suitors, more to the point, teams from the American Athletic Conference and Mountain West Conference.
With several scholarships in place, an offer from Georgia could be a potential game-changer for Mason. Worth mentioning, there appears to be interest from both parties. Stay tuned for more.
Playing on Saturdays is in his future, regardless of the school. First things first, however, Mason seems poised to deliver in his finale on the prep circuit in the brand’s All-American Bowl.
Editor’s note: Each participant in the annual game will take part in the Jersey Presentation Tour during All-American Bowl Weekend with plenty of media in attendance, on both the national and local levels.