NCAA Seniors Set to Showcase AbilitiesMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - College
football seniors are once again using the site of the old Blue-Gray game to try
to impress pro teams.
The first Raycom College Football All-Star
Classic is being held Saturday in the Montgomery stadium that hosted the
now-defunct game that was a Christmas Day tradition until a decade ago.
The quarterbacks include Purdue's Robert
Marve for the Stripes team and Pittsburgh's Tino Sunseri for the Stars.
The game features an assortment of players
from BCS schools and smaller programs.
It also has five players who played in the
BCS national championship game, three for Alabama and two for Notre Dame.
The Stripes are led by former Denver and
Atlanta coach Dan Reeves. Longtime NFL assistant Jim Bates is coaching the
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