Shawn Campbell has been taking his son, Jalen, to football camps anywhere and everywhere ever since his son was an eighth grader.
They made a concerted effort because they had to. It's not easy to get noticed when you live in Corpus Christi, Texas. The father has been fighting that for years.
To say this was all a part of his plan would be disingenuous. This was the Campbells' dream, their absolute best-case scenario, so by no means did they expect it.