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2009 U.S. Army All-American Bowl

The 2009 U.S. Army All-American Bowl will be played on Saturday, January 3, 2009, at 1 PM (ET) in San Antonio at the Alamodome.  The game will also be aired live on NBC. 

The U.S. Army All-American Bowl has been considered the nation’s premier All-American game.  It showcases some of the nations best high school football players.  Reggie Bush, Vince Young, Adrian Peterson and Brady Quinn all made their national debuts as U.S. Army All-Americans.

The 2008 U.S. Army All-American Bowl drew a record crowd of more than 36,000 to the Alamodome. The 1.7 U.S. household rating on NBC was up 21% from the 2007 game, and it was the highest-rated sports event of the weekend other than the NFL Playoff games.

For more information on the U.S. Army All-American Bowl and its related events visit www.usarmyallamericanbowl.com & www.goarmy.com

Texas Players Participating
LB Tariq Allen -- Irving MacArthur
K  Chris Boswell -- Keller Fossil Ridge
DB Kevin Brent -- Dallas South Oak Cliff
DB Marcus Davis -- Clear Creek
DT Calvin Howell -- San Antonio Warren
DT Jamarkus McFarland -- Lufkin
RB Christine Michael -- Beaumont Westbrook
DE Alex Okafor -- Pflugerville
OT Garrett Porter -- Odessa Permian
QB Tyrik Rollison -- Sulphur Springs
WR Greg Timmons -- Aldine Eisenhower
RB Chris Whaley -- Madisonville

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