Cincinnati Bearcat defensive lineman Cortez Broughton will play in the East-West Shrine Game. The game is Saturday at 3:00 EST on NFL Network, in Tampa, Florida. Broughton is on the East team, alongside two other AAC defenders. This game is a great opportunity for Broughton to make a name for himself in the NFL draft.
Broughton saw time on the field in 4 straight seasons as a Bearcat. He recorded 156 total tackles, 11 sacks, and 29 tackles for loss in his career. Broughton’s senior season was phenomenal, posting career highs with 51 tackles, 6.5 sacks, and 17.5 TFLs. Also, the Senior lineman forced a fumble this season, and had 5 pass break-ups. Broughton had a great season and career for the “Blackcats” defense, and hopes to continue his career in the NFL.