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On January 27th, 2018 the Reese’s Senior Bowl will take place in Mobile, Alabama. Every year the best senior college football players in the nation converge on the Gulf Coast to be seen by a who’s who of NFL coaches, scouts, and personnel departments.

This time of year, players from across the country will start to receive their invitation to play in next year’s game. Below I will list each player that has accepted an invite to play in this year's game. This list will constantly be updated until the day of the game. The DFD position rank for each player, at the time of their acceptance, will be in parenthesis.


Quarterback

Mike White, Western Kentucky (#11 QB)

Kurt Benkert, Virginia (#12 QB)

Luke Falk, Washington State (#7 QB)

Kyle Lauletta, Richmond (#16 QB)

Mason Rudolph, Oklahoma State (#4 QB)

Brandon Silvers, Troy (#13 QB)

Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma (#2 QB)

​Josh Allen, Wyoming (#6 QB)


Running Back

Royce Freeman, Oregon (#8 RB)

Akrum Wadley, Iowa (#12 RB)

Rashaad Penny, San Diego State (#6 RB)

Kalen Ballage, Arizona State (#13 RB)

Jaylen Samuels, NC State (#1 FB)

Ito Smith, Southern Miss (#11 RB)


Fullback

Dimitri Flowers, Oklahoma (#2 FB)

Nick Bawden, San Diego State (#4 FB)


Wide Receiver

Anthony Miller, Memphis (#11 WR)

Allen Lazzard, Iowa State (#5 WR)

Jaleel Scott, New Mexico State (#13 WR)

Michael Gallup, Colorado State (#15 WR)

Marcell Ateman, Oklahoma State (#16 WR)

J'Mon Moore, Missouri (#20 WR)

James Washington, Oklahoma State (#2 WR)

Braxton Berrios, Miami-FL (#14 WR)

D.J. Chark, LSU (#12 WR)

Darren Carrington, Utah (#17 WR)

Cedrick Wilson, Boise State (#24 WR)

Tre'Quan Smith, UCF (UR)

Javon Wims, Georgia (#20 WR)


Tight End

Ian Thomas, Indiana (#10 TE)

Dallas Goedert, South Dakota State (#2 TE)

Adam Breneman, Umass (#6 TE)

Tyler Conklin, Central Michigan (#7 TE)

Chris Herndon, Miami-FL (UR) ***injured, will not play***

Durham Smythe, Notre Dame (UR)

Troy Fumagalli, Wisconsin (#4 TE)

Mike Gesicki, Penn State (#3 TE)


Offensive Line

Austin Corbett, OG, Nevada (#6 OG)

Tyrell Crosby, OT, Oregon (#7 OT)

Timon Parris, OT, Stony Brook (#15 OT)

Brandon Parker, OT, North Carolina A&T (#12 OT)

Skyler Phillips, OG, Idaho State (UR)

Sean Welsh, OG, Iowa (UR)

Isaiah Wynn, OG, Georgia (UR)

Alex Cappa, OT, Humboldt State (UR)

Cole Madison, OT, Washington State (UR)

Martinas Rankin, OT, Mississippi State (#6 OT)

Desmond Harrison, OT, West Georgia (UR)

Wyatt Teller, OG, Virginia Tech (#8 OG)

Frank Ragnow, OC, Arkansas (#1 OC)***injured, game status TBD***

Will Hernandez, OG, UTEP (#3 OG)

Chukwuma Okorafor, OT, Western Michigan (#4 OT)

Mason Cole, OC, Michigan (#2 OC)

Brian O' Neill, OT, Pittsburgh (#7 OT)

Taylor Hearn, OG, Clemson (#12 OG)

Brett Toth, OT, Army (UR)

Scott Quessenberry, OC, UCLA (#7 OC)

Joseph Noteboom, OT, TCU (UR)

Colby Gossett, OG, Appalachian State (UR)

Bradley Bozeman, OC, Alabama (#8 OC)


EDGE Rusher

Uchenna Nwosu, Southern Cal (#12 EDGE)

Kylie Fitts, Utah (UR)

Marcus Davenport, UTSA (#15 EDGE)

Garret Dooley, Wisconsin (UR)

Harold Landry, Boston College (#3 EDGE)

Duke Ejiofor, Wake Forest (#17 EDGE)

Kemoko Turay, Rutgers (#8 EDGE)

Davin Bellamy, Georgia (UR)

Marquis Haynes, Mississippi (#16 EDGE)

​Tyquan Lewis, Ohio State (#7 EDGE)

Ogbannia Okoronkwo, Oklahoma (#13 EDGE)


Defensive Line

Maurice Hurst, Michigan (#7 DL)

Justin Jones, NC State (#17 DL)

B.J. Hill, NC State (#15 DL)

Nathan Shepherd, Fort Hays State (UR)

Andrew Brown, Virginia (#11 DL)

Jalyn Holmes, Ohio State (UR)

Derrick Nnadi, Florida State (#1 DL)

Da'Shawn Hand, Alabama (#6 DL)

Harrison Phillips, Stanford (#17 DL)


Linebacker

Mike McCray, Michigan (UR)

Darius Leonard, South Carolina State (UR)

Fred Warner, BYU (#17 LB)

Nick DeLuca, North Dakota State (#19 LB)

Micah Kiser, Virginia (#13 LB)

​Skai Moore, South Carolina (#7 LB)

​Tre Williams, Auburn (UR)

Rashaan Evans, Alabama (#4 LB)

Shaun Dion Hamilton, Alabama (#22 LB)***injured, will not play***

Shaquem Griffin, UCF (#13 LB)

Myles Pierce, Citadel (UR)

​Dorian O' Daniel, Clemson (UR)


Cornerback

Chandon Sullivan, Georgia State (UR)

Duke Dawson, Florida (#9 CB)

Michael Joseph, Dubuque (UR)

D'Montre Wade, Murray State (UR)

Danny Johnson, Southern (UR)

Taron Johnson, Weber State (UR)

Darius Phillips, Western Michigan (#16 CB)

M.J. Stewart, North Carolina (UR)

Kamrin Moore, Boston College (UR)

Christian Campbell, Penn State (UR)

Isaac Yiadom, Boston College (UR)

Levi Wallace, Alabama (#8 CB)

​Anthony Averitt, Alabama (#16 CB)

Jamarcus King, South Carolina (#30 CB)


Safety

Siran Neal, Jacksonville State (#18 DS)

Trayvon Henderson, Hawaii (UR)

​Armani Watts, Texas A&M (#8 DS)

Tray Matthews, Auburn (UR)

​Quin Blanding, Virginia (#4 DS)
Marcus Allen, Penn State (#12 DS)

Jeremy Reaves, South Alabama (#20 DS)

Kameron Kelly, San Diego State (#13 CB)

​Kyzir White, West Virginia (#15 DS)


Special Teams

Tanner Carew, LS, Oregon (UR)

Johnny Townsend, P, Florida (#3 P)

Daniel Carlson, PK, Auburn (#1 PK)

​Ike Powell, LS, Auburn (UR)

​Michael Badgley, PK, Miami-FL (UR)

​J.K. Scott, P, Alabama (#1 P)



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 2018 Senior Bowl: Invitation Acceptions

***Updated 1/11/18***