Pead, Reyes headed to Senior Bowl

Cincinnati running back Isaiah Pead and UConn defensive tackle Kendall Reyes are headed to the Senior Bowl, the only two Big East players selected for the prestigious game.

Both players play for the North team in the game, set for Jan. 28 in Mobile, Ala. Leslie Frazier and his Minnesota Vikings staff are coaching that team.

Pead won Big East Offensive Player of the Year honors after leading the conference with 1,259 rushing yards and 12 rushing touchdowns.Reyes was a first-team All-Big East pick in 2011 after notching 46 total tackles, including 13.5 tackles for loss and 4.5 sacks.