WASHINGTON, D.C. – The NFL Players Association is proud to announce that BRENDON KAY of Cincinnati has committed to playing in the 2014 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl presented by Panini.
The quarterback from Marine City, Mich. will be one of 110 talented draft-eligible seniors competing in the all-star game on Saturday, January 18 at StubHub Center on the campus of California State University Dominguez Hills in Carson, Calif.
The most up-to-date rosters can be found here: http://collegiate.nflpa.com/2014rosters/
Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. ET, and the game will be televised live on ESPN2. ESPNU will also air live broadcasts from practices on Wednesday, January 15 and Thursday, January 16.
Kay became only the fourth quarterback in Bearcats history to throw for 3,000 or more yards in a season. The sixth-year senior, who played through injury all season, finished with six 300-yard games in the regular season, going 247-of-360 for 3,121 yards and 22 touchdowns. He added six rushing touchdowns and gained 276 yards on the ground. He earned number weekly conference honors including American Athletic Conference Player of the Week after going 29 of 50 for 386 yards and two touchdowns in a 24-17 victory over Houston.
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Game sponsors include Panini, PrimeSport, EA SPORTS, Fandeavor, Gatorade, Uber and McDonald’s.
For one week preceding the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl presented by Panini, participants will receive an in-depth introduction to the union – the primary resource for information on the business of football and how to succeed in the NFL and in post-football careers.
Pro-football players and coaching legends will work with the game’s future stars, giving them first-hand insight on what it takes to win on and off of the field. Dennis Green and Dick Vermeil will serve as the head coaches for the American and National Teams.