Every year, moreover right around this time, the staff from Blue-Grey Football, with a collection of NFL veterans and administrators, hits 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 2015 are recognized in front of family and friends. The community in general, to that end.
Two games soon take place, it’s worth mentioning, each located at a well-known NFL venue, more specifically Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium and Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Raymond James Stadium.
All the action 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.
Brian Dawkins Jr. from Valor Christian (CO) was recently acknowledged and NFL veteran Mark McMillian was in attendance for the ceremony, along with fellow one-time professional Brian Dawkins.
A Clemson commit, the 5-foot-9 and 170-pound defensive back will line up for the West vs. East on Dec. 14 at AT&T Stadium. Once there, the experience promises to be memorable.
Dawkins was the state’s No. 10 player overall in the 247Sports Composite Rankings, by and large an accurate talent indicator as the tool considers evaluations of all the major recruiting services.
No surprise, Colorado State, Utah State and Wyoming were among the first programs to jump on the bandwagon. Accordingly, Arizona, Colorado and Washington State followed suit.
In the near future, naturally, Dawkins set foot on a college campus and play on Saturdays. First things first, however, he will make a highly-anticipated appearance in the All-American Bowl.
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.