The Nation’s Top 100 High School Football Players to be Honored with Virtual Jersey Presentations
STAMFORD, Conn. (September 8, 2021) The 2022 All-American Bowl on NBC will kick off its Road to the Dome tour, honoring all 100 All-Americans with virtual jersey presentations, on Wednesday, September 15th at 8 p.m. ET.
The All-Americans, who are all high school seniors, will be virtually presented with their jerseys during a 15-episode digital series that will be released weekly through various digital and social platforms across NBC Sports.
The series will be hosted by former Notre Dame wide receiver and 2013 All-American Bowl alumnus Corey Robinson. National Recruiting Editor for 247Sports Brandon Huffman will also provide in-depth video analysis of each All-American being honored. Interviews with select All-Americans will be featured in each episode, as well.
Only 100 football players receive the honor of wearing the All-American Bowl jersey each year. Each player selected to participate will culminate their high school careers during the 22nd edition of the annual East vs. West matchup. NBC will present live coverage of the 2022 All-American Bowl from the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.
As an NBC Sports-owned property, the All-American Bowl is part of a marquee lineup of elite events that includes the Olympics, the NHL, 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: 496 draft picks; 74 Super Bowl champions; 174 Pro Bowl selections; 13 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)