April 13, 2024


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Deion Sanders, Jackson State grace cover of ‘Sports Illustrated’ (video)

Jackson Point out football coach Deion Sanders enters a welcoming function forward of the Celebration Bowl in Atlanta.
(Photo credit history: Rashad Milligan for rolling out)

The most up-to-date address of Sporting activities Illustrated attributes an HBCU plan.

The go over options the Jackson Condition trio of quarterback Shedeur Sanders, head coach Deion “Coach Prime” Sanders and cornerback and huge receiver Travis Hunter.

Deion Sanders Jr. posted Hunter and Shedeur’s are living reaction on his YouTube channel.

https://www.youtube.com/check out?v=FZ9tyGOz2Dw

“You men in university, person, obtained a durn protect,” Mentor Key instructed the players. “Something I by no means did, even with all the background I showed you. That is a blessing, and they say HBCUs ain’t poppin’! We obtained handles, baby! We bought handles. Record.”

Shedeur gained the 2021 FCS Jerry Rice Award, which goes to the greatest national freshman in the Football Championship Subdivision. He has also garnered NIL offers with Gatorade and Beats By Dre. Hunter was the No. 1 player in the place when he flipped his motivation from Florida Point out to JSU on Countrywide Signing Day in 2021. Hunter reported he wished to master from Coach Key, broadly regarded as the greatest cornerback of all time and make background by deciding on an HBCU. Mentor Key stated his bond with Hunter more than the mutual pleasure of fishing in addition to Hunter going to the campus through a offered-out homecoming weekend of 60,000 supporters in Jackson, Mississippi, helped cement the decision.

Past period, JSU received the SWAC and missing 31-10 to South Carolina State in the Celebration Bowl.