Founded in 2012, the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl gives prospective players the best opportunity to showcase their talents to potential employers and fans. Nearly 200 scouts, player personnel staff, general managers and head coaches from all 32 NFL teams are expected be in attendance to watch live practices, conduct player interviews and review tape.

Notable Game Alumni

  • Jamal Agnew, DB/KR, Detroit Lions
  • Troy Apke, S, Washington Football Team
  • Kelvin Beachum, OL, Arizona Cardinals
  • Tarik Cohen, RB/KR, Chicago Bears
  • Will Compton, LB, Tennessee Titans
  • Chris Conley, WR, Jacksonville Jaguars
  • Samson Ebukam, LB, Los Angeles Rams
  • Shaquill Griffin, DB, Seattle Seahawks
  • Duron Harmon, S, Detroit Lions
  • Deonte Harris, WR/KR, New Orleans Saints
  • Kendall Hinton, WR/QB, Denver Broncos
  • Sterling Hofrichter, P, Atlanta Falcons
  • Josh Lambo, K, Jacksonville Jaguars
  • Doug Middleton, S, Jacksonville Jaguars
  • Darnell Mooney, WR, Chicago Bears
  • L'Jarius Sneed, S, Kansas City Chiefs
  • Marquez Valdes-Scantling, WR, Green Bay Packers
  • Greg Ward Jr., WR, Philadelphia Eagles
  • Avery Williamson, LB, Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Luke Willson, TE, Baltimore Ravens
  • Will Dissly, TE, Seattle Seahawks

Collegiate Bowl Game History

Final Scores

Year Results National Coach American Coach
2012 National 20 American 14 Dick Vermeil Tom Flores
2013 National 34 American 0 Dick Vermeil Herman Edwards
2014 National 31 American 17 Dick Vermeil Dennis Green
2015 National 17 American 0 Mike Martz Mike Holmgren
2016 National 18 American 17 Mike Martz Mike Holmgren
2017 National 27 American 7 Mike Martz Jim Zorn
2018 National 23 American 0 Mike Martz Darrell Green
2019 National 7 American 10 Mike Tice Chuck Pagano
2020 National 30 American 20 Marvin Lewis Hue Jackson

*The 2021 Collegiate Bowl experience was virtual


Year Name Position College
2012 G. J. Kinne QB Tulsa
2013 Dayne Crist QB Kansas
2014 J.C. Copeland FB LSU
2015 Terrell Watson RB Azusa Pacific
2016 Andrew Baggett K Missouri
2017 Lorenzo Jerome FS St. Francis
2018 Troy Apke S Penn State
2019 Wes Hills RB Slippery Rock
2020 Nick Tiano QB Chattanooga

*The 2021 Collegiate Bowl experience was virtual