Spencer Brown Accepts Senior Bowl Invite
MOBILE, Ala. – UNI senior offensive deal with Spencer Brown has accepted a proposal to play within the Reese’s Senior Bowl scheduled for Jan. 30, 2021.
Brown was a three-year starter for the Panthers however opted out of his senior yr after the UNI season was moved to the spring. He was a second-team ALL-MVFC in 2019 and was a preseason All-American by a number of nationwide shops. He was named to Bruce Feldman’s School Soccer Freaks Record.
He’s in California understanding with former NFL Nice Joe Staley the place he discovered about his choice to the sport. In a video, launched this morning, he’s working with Staley and after finishing the drill efficiently, Staley says, “That is why you will Cell, Alabama, child!” earlier than handing him a hat and an invite letter.
Reese’s Bowl government director Jim Nagy tweeted his pleasure about including Brown to the bowl roster and a number of NFL draft analysts talked about their expectations for Brown as he climbs the draft boards.
Excited so as to add one other early-round OL to this yr’s @seniorbowl roster. The 2 @MVCsports tackles, @UNIFootball Spencer Brown and @NDSUfootball Dillon Radunz, who’re coaching collectively in California, will likely be on similar squad in January. Congrats, @TooTallo_o! ????#BestOfTheBest https://t.co/6wCw8i4PIf
— Jim Nagy (@JimNagy_SB) October 16, 2020
Brown is the second participant to simply accept an invite to the bowl to this point, becoming a member of NDSU deal with Dillon Radunz.
Brown is the ninth Panthers to make a Senior Bowl roster, probably the most prestigious of the senior all-Star video games. UNI gamers have a behavior of utilizing senior all-star video games to enhance their draft inventory. David Johnson used the senior bowl to improve his draft stock in 2015. Daurice Fountain won MVP honors at the 2018 East-West Shrine Game.
There are nonetheless alternatives for UNI athletes Elerson G. Smith is on the Senior Bowl Watch Record. He introduced this week that he’s declaring for the draft and opting out of this season as nicely.
Regardless of the opt-outs, the Panthers stay in an awesome place and have been ranked second or third within the FCS preseason polls.