The initial watch list is out for the 2017 Senior Bowl, and 60 Big Ten players made the cut.
Michigan takes up a whopping 15 of those spots, including the likes of Jake Butt, Jourdan Lewis and De’Veon Smith. The Wolverines have the most of any school, with a wide margin over Utah (9) in second.
Senior Bowl watch list release at Noon CT today. There's a Big Ten team with the most names with 15. Second is a Pac-12 school with 9.
— Patrick Woo (@P_Woo) August 23, 2016
Iowa has the second-most in the Big Ten with seven, including Desmond King and C.J. Beathard.
A total of 400 players are named as hopefuls to fill the 110 roster spots for the annual all-star game. Players not on the list can be added during the season. The game is scheduled to take place Jan. 28, 2017 in Mobile, Alabama.