Bigelow's Jersey Presentation and Speech

NEWARK, Del. -- USC commit Khaliel Rodgers received his U.S. Army All-American jersey Friday, and the Eastern Christian Academy (Elkton, Del.) five-star defensive tackle gave an emotional speech in which he discussed his father's death and much more.

USC commits Khaliel Rodgers and Kenny Bigelow, teammates at Eastern Christian Academy (Elkton, Md.), had their jersey presentations for the U.S. Army All-American Bowl on Friday at the Hilton Hotel.

In this installment, Bigelow gave an heartfelt speech in which he detailed how his father battled alcoholism, how he got a call that his dad died while in jail, and the struggles within his family.

He also spoke about taking the wrong road and getting into trouble before he straightened out and met ECA coach Dwayne Thomas.

The game is Jan. 5 in San Antonio, Texas.

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