Former Vigor linebacker and Auburn standout Deshaun Davis will play in the 2019 Senior Bowl in his hometown of Mobile.
Executive Director Jim Nagy, and Hall of Famer Robert Brazile, surprised Davis with the announcement Thursday afternoon.
Happy to announce @AuburnFootball ILB Deshaun Davis (@_Davis_Boy12) will be playing in the 70th annual @seniorbowl. We’ve been holding back a couple weeks to do something special for our Mobile native and Vigor HS alum. Thanks to @CoachGusMalzahn for helping us make it happen. pic.twitter.com/GHt3987kYr— Jim Nagy (@JimNagy_SB) December 13, 2018
Davis will play alongside Auburn teammates Dontavius Russell and Jarrett Stidham in the Senior Bowl.
The 2019 Senior Bowl is scheduled for Jan. 26 at 1:30pm at Ladd-Peebles Stadium.