Ohio State engagement Kaleb Brown showcased the All-American Bowl jersey
Chicago St. Rita’s Kaleb Brown, a 5-foot-11, 175-pound senior engaged in Ohio State, was among the last high school students to receive their jersey for the All-American Bowl set to be played in January. December 8, 2022 in San Antonio, Texas.
Brown, a Top247 prospect. was officially presented as an All-American as part of the Road to the Dome tour, a 15-episode series that will be released weekly on various NBC Sports digital and social platforms.
“Being selected and having the opportunity to compete and show my talent means a lot to me as I am one of the 100 chosen players,” said Brown. “I’m excited.”
Even though the outcome of the game is often secondary, Brown is the type of competitor who always wants to win.
“I’m looking forward to being the winning team and being in the end zone,” he said.
Brown enlisted in Ohio state in June, even with programs across the country and Big Ten competitions like Michigan and Penn State chasing. Attacking style was a part of that and the Buckeyes plan to take advantage of Brown’s versatility. He’s been noticed since his first year in camp and on the 7v7 circuit with BOOM as a catcher, but he plays tailback and is dangerous as a ball carrier for St. Rita.
“The current Ohio State plan is to be used as a player capable of receiving and rushing,” he said.
Brown is ranked by the 247Sports Composite as the # 67 rookie in the 2022 class and the # 2 prospect in the state of Illinois.
The All-American Bowl is a year-round celebration of high school excellence, on and off the field. As the nation’s premier high school sporting event in 20 years, it features the top 100 senior football players from across the country and is played inside the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX. Airing annually on NBC, the All-American Bowl is the most watched and attended high school sporting event.
The All-American Bowl was originally created and owned by All American Games, run by Douglas Berman, and was the first national high school football all-star game to be played when it debuted at Highlander Stadium in Dallas. , TX, December 30. , 2000. The event moved to San Antonio the following year and has been played inside the Alamodome since 2003. In 2019, NBC Sports acquired the event from All American Games and now fully owns and operates the All-American Bowl.
Since his payment, 496 prospects have been drafted into the NFL, including 108 first-round selections.