The Uniforms For The U.S. Army All-American Bowl Are Hotter Than Hell In August
The U.S. Army All-American Bowl is an annual event that features 100 of the nation’s top football prospects split up between East and West to showcase their skills against the best this great country has to offer. The game will take place on January 6th game at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
The West team will don bright yellow jerseys and helmets while the East team will feature an all-black look. ESPN’s Darren Rovell shared images of the new uniform on Twitter.
According to Adidas, Army-inspired details “include the traditional military uniform nametape with player names on the right side of the chest and the U.S. Flag patch on the right arm.”
The U.S. Army All-American Bowl has an impressive history, with Heisman Trophy winners and 400 NFL players counted among its alumni–Odell Beckham, Andrew Luck, Adrian Peterson, and Eric Berry, just to name a few.
This year’s game will showcase the skills of the nation’s number 1 prospect, Clemson commit Trevor Lawrence. As a junior in 2016, the Georgia native was The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Player of the Year after completing 250 of 406 passes for 3,904 yards and 51 touchdowns. In 2017, Lawrence broke the Georgia state record for passing yards and passing touchdowns, which were previously owned by Deshaun Watson.
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