NBC TO AIR ‘ALL-AMERICAN BOWL: DECLARATION DAY PRESENTED BY GEICO’ THIS SATURDAY, JAN. 2, AT 3 P.M. ET

Two-Hour Special Celebrate Stars of Tomorrow by Highlighting All 100 of the 2021 All-Americans Through Unique Features & Analysis
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NBC will broadcast a special two-hour “All-American Bowl: Declaration Day presented by GEICO” this Saturday, Jan. 2, at 3 p.m. ET, celebrating each of this year’s 100 All-Americans.

“All-American Bowl: Declaration Day” will include unique features and analysis, as well as college declarations by select players. The special will be hosted by NBC Sports’ Paul Burmeister, alongside analyst and former NFL defensive lineman Anthony Herron. Barton Simmons, director of scouting for 247Sports, will provide highlights and expert analysis throughout the two-hour special.

College Declarations on “All-American Bowl: Declaration Day” Include:

  • Korey Foreman, No. 1 recruit, five-star defensive lineman (Corona, CA)
  • Tristan Leigh, No. 11 recruit, five-star offensive lineman (Fairfax, VA)
  • Terrence Lewis, No. 16 recruit, five-star linebacker (Opa Locka, FL)
  • Deonte Anderson, four-star defensive lineman (Fort Meade, FL)
  • Armon Bethea, four-star offensive lineman (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Jardin Gilbert, four-star defensive back (Baton Rouge, LA)
  • Wynden Ho’ohuli, No. 1 recruit in Hawaii, four-star linebacker (Mililani, HI)
  • Elijah Jeudy, four-star defensive lineman (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Ceyair Wright, four-star defensive back (Los Angeles, CA)

 

In addition to the college declaration announcements, the All-American Bowl’s adidas Player of the Year and GEICO Man of the Year award winners will be recognized during the two-hour special.

The 2021 All-American Bowl Road to the Dome tour, which began on September 16th concluded on December 23rd, officially honored every 2021 All-American during virtual jersey presentations as part of a 15-episode Road to the Dome digital series.

The 2021 All-American Bowl, which was originally scheduled to be played in January 2021 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, annually showcases the best high school football players in the country and will not be played this year due to health and safety concerns amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

About the All-American Bowl

As an NBC Sports-owned property, the All-American Bowl is part of a marquee lineup of elite events that includes the Olympics, the NHL, the Premier League, and the number one primetime show since 2011: Sunday Night Football. The All-American Bowl is annually the most-watched, most-talked about, and most-prestigious high school all-star event with more than 4,500,000 unique television viewers and over 25,000 in attendance. The history and tradition of the All-American Bowl is unparalleled: 450 draft picks; 66 Super Bowl champions; 160 Pro Bowl selections; 17 Heisman finalists including, but not limited to: Odell Beckham Jr., Christian McCaffrey, Tim Tebow, Derrick Henry, Joe Thomas, and Trevor Lawrence. For more information, visit NBCSports.com/AllAmericanBowl, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (@AABonNBC)

 

Four-Star Prospect Justin Scott Commits to 2024 All-American Bowl

Justin Scott (Chicago, IL/ St. Ignatius College Prep), the four-star prospect has officially accepted his invitation to the 2024 All-American Bowl..
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Defensive lineman Justin Scott (Chicago, IL/ St. Ignatius College Prep), the four-star prospect has officially accepted his invitation to the 2024 All-American Bowl. Having been selected to play in the twenty fourth edition of the All-American Bowl, Scott will play in the annual East vs. West matchup on Saturday, January 6, 2024, in the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.  The Bowl will be nationally televised, live on NBC and Peacock, and will feature the nation’s top 100 high school football players.

Scott was selected by the All-American Bowl Selection Committee, consisting of the All-American Bowl, 247Sports and NexGen founder Brent Williams. All-Americans are eligible for the All-American Bowl Player of the Year Award, the Anthony Muñoz Lineman of the Year Award, the Defensive Player of the Year Award, the All-American Bowl Man of the Year, the All-American Bowl MVP Award.

Only 100 football players receive the honor of putting on the All-American Bowl jersey each year. Each player selected to participate will culminate their high school careers at the All-American Bowl.

About the All-American Bowl

As an NBC Sports-owned property, the All-American Bowl is part of a marquee lineup of elite events that includes the Olympics, the Premier League, and the number one primetime show since 2011: Sunday Night Football. The All-American Bowl is annually the most-watched, most-talked about, and most-prestigious high school all-star event with more than 4,100,000 unique television viewers and over 20,000 in attendance. The history and tradition of the All-American Bowl is unparalleled: 533 draft picks; 86 Super Bowl champions; 193 Pro Bowl selections; 16 Heisman finalists including, but not limited to: Odell Beckham Jr., Christian McCaffrey, Tim Tebow, Derrick Henry, DeVonta Smith, and Trevor Lawrence. For more information, visit NBCSports.com/AllAmericanBowl, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (@AABonNBC).

Quarterback Pierce Clarkson Honored as a 2023 All-American as Part of All-American Bowl’s Road to the Dome Tour

Pierce Clarkson (Bellflower, California/ St. John Bosco High School), the University of Louisville commit, was officially honored as a 2023 All-American.
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Quarterback Pierce Clarkson (Bellflower, California/ St. John Bosco High School), the University of Louisville commit, was officially honored as a 2023 All-American during a virtual jersey presentation as part of the fifth week of the Road to the Dome digital series.

Additional All-Americans honored include Christian Hamilton, Caleb Herring, Jamari Johnson, Luke Montgomery, Braxton Myers, Kadyn Proctor, and Jaedn Skeete.

Having been selected to play in the twenty-third edition of the All-American Bowl, Clarkson will play in the annual East vs. West matchup inside the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The Bowl will be nationally televised, live on NBC and Peacock, and will feature the nation’s top 100 high school football players.

The Road to the Dome tour will continue to honor all 100 All-Americans with virtual jersey presentations during a 16-week series that is released through various digital and social platforms across NBC Sports.

Clarkson was selected by the All-American Bowl Selection Committee, consisting of the All-American Bowl, 247Sports and NexGen founder Brent Williams. All-Americans are eligible for the All-American Bowl Player of the Year Award, the Anthony Muñoz Lineman of the Year Award, the Defensive Player of the Year Award, the All-American Bowl Man of the Year, the All-American Bowl MVP Award.

Only 100 football players receive the honor of putting on the All-American Bowl jersey each year. Each player selected to participate will culminate their high school careers at the All-American Bowl.

About the All-American Bowl

As an NBC Sports-owned property, the All-American Bowl is part of a marquee lineup of elite events that includes the Olympics, the Premier League, and the number one primetime show since 2011: Sunday Night Football. The All-American Bowl is annually the most-watched, most-talked about, and most-prestigious high school all-star event with more than 4,100,000 unique television viewers and over 20,000 in attendance. The history and tradition of the All-American Bowl is unparalleled: 533 draft picks; 86 Super Bowl champions; 193 Pro Bowl selections; 16 Heisman finalists including, but not limited to: Odell Beckham Jr., Christian McCaffrey, Tim Tebow, Derrick Henry, DeVonta Smith, and Trevor Lawrence. For more information, visit NBCSports.com/AllAmericanBowl, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (@AABonNBC).