Dayton’s Adam Trautman talks to reporters on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, at the Frericks Center. David Jablonski/Staff
Photo: WHIO TV
Photo: WHIO TV

Dayton tight end receives invitation to Senior Bowl

Jim Nagy, the executive director of the Senior Bowl, visited UD’s practice to personally deliver the invitation, and coach Rick Chamberlin brought Trautman before the team after practice to tell him the news.

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The Senior Bowl will take place Jan. 25 in Mobile, Ala.

Trautman has been receiving NFL Draft buzz all season. Earlier this season, he became Dayton’s all-time leading receiver. This season, he has 52 catches for 688 yards and 11 touchdowns.

According to UD, Trautman will be the first Flyer to play in the Senior Bowl since 1972. The five Flyers who have played in the game are: tight end Fred Dugan (1958); linebacker Email Karas (1959); center Bob DeMarco (1961); center Leo Dillon (1971); and running back Gary Kosins (1972).

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