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2019 All-American Bowl alumni by NFL team

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The All-American Bowl has put the best high school football players in the country against each other for 19 years. While the majority of players went on to play at the collegiate level, not all advanced to achieve their dream of playing in the NFL. Check out the alumni list of NFL players who competed in the All-American Bowl here:

Don’t forget to watch the 2019 All-American Bowl on NBC and the NBC Sports app January 5th at 1:00 P.M. ET. 

Buffalo Bills
Lorenzo Alexander LB 2001 Cal
LeSean McCoy RB 2006 Pitt
Owamagbe Odighizuwa DE 2010 UCLA
Nick O'Leary TE 2011 Florida State
Khaliel Rodgers G/C 2013 USC -> North Carolina
Wyatt Teller OT 2013 Virginia Tech
Logan Thomas TE 2009 Virginia Tech
Adolphus Washington DE 2012 Ohio State
Tre’Davious White CB 2013 LSU
Miami Dolphins
Jerome Baker LB 2015 Ohio State
Leonte Carroo WR 2012 Rutgers
A.J. Derby TE 2010 Arkansas
Anthony Fasano TE 2002 Notre Dame
Davon Godchaux DE 2014 LSU
MarQueis Gray TE 2008 Minnesota
Tracy Howard CB 2012 Miami
Mike Hull LB 2010 Penn State
Mike Matthews C 2012 Texas A&M
T.J. McDonald S 2009 USC
Robert Quinn DE 2008 North Carolina
Laremy Tunsil OL 2013 Ole Miss
Aundrey Walker OT 2011 USC
Sam Young T 2006 Notre Dame
New England Patriots
Marquis Flowers LB 2010 Arizona
Lawrence Guy DE 2008 Arizona State
Frank Herron DT 2013 LSU
Harvey Langi RB 2011 BYU
Sony Michel RB 2014 Georgia
Isaiah Wynn OG 2014 Georgia
New York Jets
Sam Darnold QB 2015 USC
Jermaine Kearse WR 2008 Washington
Charone Peake WR 2011 Clemson
Brandon Shell OL 2011 South Carolina
Baltimore Ravens
Mark Andrews TE 2014 Oklahoma
Andrew Donnal OT 2010 Iowa
Tony Jefferson S 2010 Oklahoma
Ryan Mallett QB 2007 Arkansas
C.J. Mosley LB 2010 Alabama
DeVier Posey WR 2008 Ohio State
Justin Tucker K 2008 Texas
Kenny Young LB 2014 UCLA
Cincinnati Bengals
Tyler Boyd WR 2013 Pittsburgh
Vontaze Burfict LB 2009 Arizona State
Trey Hopkins G 2010 Texas
Dre Kirkpatrick CB 2009 Alabama
Kent Perkins OT 2013 Texas
Josh Malone WR 2014 Tennessee
Joe Mixon RB 2014 Oklahoma
Cedric Ogbuehi T 2010 Texas A&M
KeiVarae Russell CB 2012 Notre Dame
Cleveland Browns
Nick Chubb RB 2014 Georiga
Taylor McNamara TE 2012 Oklahoma
Jordan Payton WR 2012 UCLA
Greg Robinson T 2011 Auburn
Tyrod Taylor QB 2007 Virginia Tech
Pittsburgh Steelers
Jonathan Bostic LB 2008 Florida
Josh Frazier DT 2014 Alabama
Stephon Tuitt DE 2011 Notre Dame
Houston Texans
Seantrel Henderson T 2010 Miami
Peter Kalambayi LB 2013 Stanford
Joe Mathis DL 2013 Washington
Corey Moore S 2011 Georgia
Brennan Scarlett DE 2011 Cal -> Stanford
Carlos Watkins DT 2012 Clemson
DeAndrew White WR 2010 Alabama
Indianapolis Colts
Andrew Luck QB 2008 Stanford
Christine Michael RB 2009 Texas A&M
Quenton Nelson OL 2014 Notre Dame
Hassan Ridgeway DE 2012 Texas
John Simon LB 2008 Ohio State
Kasen Williams WR 2011 Washington
Al Woods DE 2006 LSU
Jacksonville Jaguars
Michael Bennett DT 2011 Ohio State
Myles Jack LB 2013 UCLA
Cody Kessler QB 2011 USC
Allen Lazard WR 2014 Iowa State
Brandon Linder G 2009 Miami
Lerentee McCray LB 2008 Florida
Andrew Norwell OL 2010 Ohio State
Niles Paul WR 2007 Nebraska
Jalen Ramsey CB 2013 Florida State
Austin Seferian-Jenkins TE 2011 Washington
Erick Smith S 2014 Ohio State
T.J. Yeldon RB 2012 Alabama
Tennessee Titans
Nico Falah OT 2013 USC
Blaine Gabbert QB 2008 Missouri
Derrick Henry RB 2013 Alabama
Quinton Spain OG 2010 West Virginia
John Theus OT 2012 Georgia
Damon Webb CB 2014 Ohio State
Denver Broncos
Jake Butt TE 2013 Michigan
Su’a Cravens S/LB 2013 USC
Royce Freeman RB 2014 Oregon
Chris Muller OG 2012 Rutgers
Dymonte Thomas S 2013 Broncos
Kansas City Chiefs
Allen Bailey DE 2007 Miami
Eric Berry S 2007 Tennessee
Ukeme “Markuss” Eligwe LB 2012 FSU -> Georgia Southern
Kendall Fuller CB 2013  Virginia Tech
Robert Golden S 2008 Arizona
Chad Henne QB 2004 Michigan
Kahlil McKenzie DT 2015 Tennessee
Derrick Nnadi DL 2014 Florida State
Dorian O’Daniel LB 2013 Clemson
Demarcus Robinson WR 2013 Florida
Dante Sawyer DE 2014 South Carolina
Tony Stevens WR 2013 Auburn
De’Anthony Thomas RB 2011 Oregon
Spencer Ware RB 2010 LSU
Sammy Watkins WR 2011 Clemson
Los Angeles Chargers
Keenan Allen WR 2010 Cal
Joe Barksdale T 2007 LSU
Bijhon Jackson DT 2014 Arkansas
Artavis Scott WR 2014 Clemson
Jaylen Watkins CB 2010 Florida
Oakland Raiders
Martavis Bryant WR 2010 Clemson
Marcus Gilchrist CB 2007 Clemson
Leon Hall CB 2003 Michigan
Derrick Johnson LB 2001 Texas
AJ McCarron QB 2009 Alabama
Tevin Mitchel S 2011 Arkansas
David Sharpe OT 2014 Florida
Johnny Townsend K 2013 Florida
David Sharpe OT 2014 Florida
Johnny Townsend K 2013 Florida
Eddie Vanderdoes III DT 2013 UCLA

College football players left in limbo as seasons get pushed

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Kansas State quarterback Skylar Thompson is ready to play football next month.

Or in the winter. Or even the spring.

He just wants to pull on his shoulder pads one last time, run onto the field in front of thousands of adoring fans, and experience the thrill of college football. It doesn’t matter much to Thompson whether flurries are flying or birds are chirping, he just wants an opportunity that the spread of COVID-19 is threatening to take away from him.

“I just want to play football, whenever that time may be,” Thompson said. “I just want to get the ball in my hands and compete. That’s all that worries me is I just want to play football, whenever that time is. Whenever is right.”

Thompson was speaking Tuesday, just as the Big Ten was announcing the cancellation of fall sports and exploring the option of playing football in the spring. Word soon trickled out that the Pac-12 would be following suit, joining mid-majors such as the Mid-American Conference and Mountain West in punting on a traditional college football season.

The Big 12, where the Wildcats play, had not yet made a decision. But as the dominoes begin falling across college sports, it is becoming increasingly unlikely that any of the Power Five schools step on the field next month.

“I want people to be safe. I’m not oblivious to what’s going on,” Thompson said. “But the end of the day, speaking for everybody, it would be nice to have answers, and not just have things pushed around. There’s so much uncertainty every single day – how things can change in 24 hours – it’s very hard on a player. I think if we were just to get some answers, we would be able to process what that would look like, whether that’s what we want or not.”

Many high-profile college players, including Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence, have made it clear they want to play this fall. Lawrence was joined by Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields, Oklahoma State running back Chuba Hubbard and numerous players from Florida State, Oregon and other high-profile schools over the weekend in using their social media accounts in an attempt to save the fall season – and be part of the decision-making process.

“We all want to play sports this fall. Every athlete, I’m pretty sure, wants to play their sports,” Michigan defensive back Hunter Reynolds said. “They just want to do so safely.”

President Trump even weighed in on the controversy Tuesday, repeating his call for football to happen this fall.

But the decision rests not in the hands of players or politicians but those of university presidents, who must weigh the health and safety of their students against other considerations, among them the significant financial repercussions of not having a college football season.

“This was an extremely difficult and painful decision that we know will have important impacts on our student-athletes, coaches, administrators and our fans,” Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott said. “We know nothing will ease that.”

Pac-12 players at least know they won’t be playing this fall. The spotlight now turns to leagues that have yet to make a decision, and then to all administrators again as they begin wrestling with the prospects of spring football.

“It’s been a hard road not knowing whether we’re going to play or not,” said Kansas State linebacker Justin Hughes, who was looking forward to his senior season after missing much of last year to a knee injury.

“We have one last go-around. Don’t take it away from us – a year away from us – because there’s a tragedy going on right now,” Hughes said. “We want to do the thing we love safely, and whatever it takes to do that we’ll do it.”

Simply pushing college football to the spring is hardly a cut-and-dried answer. Nobody knows whether there will better treatments or even a vaccine by then, and the state of the world could be much the same as it is right now. And for those players who have NFL aspirations – Lawrence, Hubbard and many others – the prospects of risking injury by playing up until the draft almost certainly means many high-profile stars will ultimately opt out.

No wonder the fear among many college football players is not just of a lost fall but a lost season entirely.

“I need this season. This is my last season,” said Syracuse tight end Chris Elmore, who was awaiting word from the Atlantic Coast Conference on whether it will play this fall. “This could be a make-or-break for me to see whether I go to the next level or not. I’m committed to playing until they pull the plug on me.”

SEC, ACC, Big 12 still hoping to play football this fall

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And then there were three.

The Atlantic Coast Conference, Big 12 and Southeastern Conference were still moving forward Tuesday with plans for a fall college football season even as two other Power Five leagues, the Big Ten and the Pac-12, called things off.

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey said he wanted to learn more about the factors that led the Big Ten and Pac-12 decisions. Sankey said he remained comfortable with the 14-member conference’s approach.

“We will continue to further refine our policies and protocols for a safe return to sports as we monitor developments around COVID-19 in a continued effort to support, educate and care for our student-athletes every day,” Sankey said in a statement.

The ACC said it would continue to make decisions based on advice from its medical advisers and state and local health officials.

“We will continue to follow our process that has been in place for months and has served us well. We understand the need to stay flexible and be prepared to adjust as medical information and the landscape evolves,” the league said in a statement.

The Big 12 Board of Directors was meeting Tuesday evening.

The Big Ten’s announcement that it was postponing all fall sports and hoping to make them up in the second semester came first. An hour later, the Pac-12 said all sports in its conference would be paused until Jan. 1, including basketball.