Sorensen Invited to NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

December 05, 2012
By SUU Strategic Communication

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College All-Star Game to be held at The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. on January 19, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The NFL Players Association is proud to announce that Southern Utah University quarterback Brad Sorensen has committed to playing in the 2013 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl.

The Grand Terrace, Calif. native will be one of the talented draft-eligible seniors competing on January 19 at The Home Depot Center on the campus of California State University Dominguez Hills in Carson, Calif. Sorensen was recently named a finalist for the Walter Payton Award for the most outstanding offensive player in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision.

Sorensen leaves SUU as the school's all-time leading passer. He holds all of the school's career and single-season passing records as well as most of its total yards records. He finished his three-year career at SUU with 9,445 passing yards and 61 touchdowns, including 3,139 yards and 23 TDs in 2012.

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For one week preceding the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl, 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. Herm Edwards and Dick Vermeil will serve as the head coaches for the American and National Teams. Player Ambassadors for the game include former NFL standouts Terrell Davis, Lorenzo Neal and Andre Reed.

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