Marqui Christian to Play in NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

WICHITA FALLS, TX - Former Midwestern State star Marqui Christian will play in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl Saturday at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. The game will air on ESPN 2 starting at 5 p.m. central time.

Christian will play for the "American" team, coached by Super Bowl-winning coach Mike Holmgren. He has stood out in practice, drawing praise from commentators such as Hall of Fame GM Bill Polian and former Alabama and Jets quarterback Greg McElroy.