Getting to play football in college is a privilege. It also represents quite an achievement where played at any of the various levels.
The NCAA released some statistics in January of 2019 to buttress that fact. According to the regulatory authority of at least three levels of college football, only 6.9% of high school players play college football at all and at any level. Playing D-I occurs 2.7% of the time, and, by D-I we are throwing in the