Rutgers’ D.C. Jefferson to play in the East-West Shrine game

By Matt Sugam

D.C. Jefferson will be joining Scott Vallone in the 88th East-West Shrine game.

The senior tight end had 18 catches for 155 yards and a touchdown on the season.

The game is another opportunity for the 6-foot-6, 25o pounder to showcase his skills to NFL scouts, general managers and coaches.

The all-star game is played in St. Petersburg, FL at Tropicana Field on January 19 at 4:00 p.m. and will air live on the NFL Network.

Jefferson becomes the 16th player in Rutgers’ history to participate in the event.

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