Maxwell Young, nicknamed “Bunchie,” is a 13- year-old football player who’s prodigious talent has made him a national celebrity. He was named 2017’s SportsKid of the Year by Sports Illustrated Kids. He has cited NFL Hall of Famer Barry Sanders as one of his biggest football inspirations. He attended KIPP Scholar Academy in South Los Angeles and competed in the Hub City Tar Heels Youth Football organization. Most recently, Bunchie was the star of the NFL’s “Next 100” spot that appeared during the Super Bowl.