MIAMI, FL – After a fantastic career, Winston-Salem State University defensive lineman Tyron Roberts received and accepted an invitation to the 2018 Podyum All-Star Bowl in Miami, Fla. Roberts will participate in a showcase for athletes seeking to continue their playing careers at the professional levels.
In addition to the all-star game, Roberts and other invitees will gain numerous experiences in preparation for potential pro careers in football. The event will also include talks led by NFL agents, scouts, and trainers. Through the experience, invitees will be provided with a blue print of what they need to succeed at the professional level.
Roberts earned the invitation after a great career with the Rams. He capped that career with a tremendous 2018 season. He recorded 40 total tackles (23 solo) to rank second on the team and he led the team with 11 tackles for a loss (-38 yards). He also had three sacks. For his efforts, Roberts was a second team Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) All-Conference selection. For his career, Roberts has totaled 133 tackles (54 solo) with 7 total sacks. He was a member of CIAA championship teams in both 2015 and 2016, as well as a trip to the 2016 NCAA Division II playoffs.
The 2018 Podyum All-Star Bowl will be held, Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the Orange Bowl Field in Miami, Florida. Information on the Podyum All-Star Bowl can be found at www.showcase.com/thepodyum.com/.
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