Tuesday morning the preseason candidates for the Outland Trophy were announced. The trophy is presented annually to college football’s best interior lineman on offense or defense.
— Outland Trophy (@outlandtrophy) July 26, 2022
Eight former All-American Bowl athletes were named to the watch list.
- DT Bryan Bresee (Clemson)
- G Emil Ekiyor (Alabama)
- DT Siaki Ika (Baylor)
- DT McKinnley Jackson (Texas A&M)
- OT Paris Johnson Jr. (Ohio State)
- G Josh Lugg (Notre Dame)
- OT Peter Skoronski (Northwestern)
- DT Leonard Taylor (Miami)
Watch the annual East vs. West matchup on Saturday, January 7, 2023, in the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The All-American Bowl will be nationally televised, live on NBC at 1:00 PM ET, and will feature the nation’s top 100 high school football players.
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