Chad Kelly accepts Senior Bowl invite

senior-bowl-invites MOBILE, AL (WNSP) — Chad Kelly is coming to Mobile, regardless of his injury.

On Monday’s Senior Bowl Locker Room Show, executive director Phil Savage, public relations director Rob Lehocky and scouting coordinator Patrick Woo announced the next group of 20 players who have accepted their invitations to the Senior Bowl. That list includes Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly.

Kelly and Baylor gunslinger Seth Russell, both out with injuries, accepted invitations as well. If the players do not play in the game, they are still invited to participate in the media events throughout the week.

This makes 67 players on the roster to date, including Auburn’s Montravius Adams and Rudy Ford, as well as South Alabama’s Gerald Everett. Another in-state addition joined the roster today: Troy’s Antonio Garcia.

Garcia is the first Troy Trojan since 2012 to be invited to the Senior Bowl.

The list includes:

  • Chad Kelly, QB, Ole Miss
  • C.J. Beathard, QB, Iowa
  • Marcus Maye, S, Florida
  • Adam Bisnotwaty, OT, Pitt
  • Brendan Langley, DB, Lamar
  • Rayshawn Jenkins, S, Miami (FL)
  • Danny Isadora, OG, Miami (FL)
  • Kareem Hunt, RB, Toledo
  • Daeshon Hall, DE, Texas A&M
  • Antonio Garcia, OT, Troy
  • Corn Elder, CB, Miami (FL)
  • Travin Dural, WR, LSU
  • Keionta Davis, DE, Chattanooga
  • Isaac Asiata, OG, Utah
  • Jaleel Johnson, DT, Iowa
  • John Johnson, S, Boston College
  • Hasaan Reddick, DE, Temple
  • Fred Ross, WR, Mississippi State
  • Nico Siragusa, OG, San Diego State
  • Julie’n Davenport, OG, Bucknell

The Senior Bowl will be held at 1:30 p.m. at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile on Saturday, January 28, 2017. ESPN2 and NFL Network will broadcast live from the practices starting Jan. 23, and NFL Network will carry the game.

For more, listen to the Reese’s Senior Bowl Locker Room show every Monday at noon.