CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) – Clinton’s Cam Akers is used to earning accolades. It tends to come with the territory of being one of the best high school football players in the country.
But when it comes to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, the honor might mean a little bit more. Akers received his jersey for the event on Wednesday.
Click the video above to hear why he’s thought about playing in this game for a while.
The 2017 U.S. Army All-American Bowl will be played on Jan. 7, 2017 in San Antonio, Texas.