Illinois State is something of an FCS powerhouse, having made the championship game in 2014 and the playoffs the last two seasons, but even FCS powerhouses struggle to get much attention on National Signing Day, at least until they sign a player named Kobe Buffalomeat.

And then all I care about is Illinois State football.

Here’s a better photo:

Also of note: He plays basketball and goes by “Beef.”

https://twitter.com/DrewWV/status/818315588665823233

Here’s some video of Buffalomeat straight-up mauling people:

According to an October story in the Lawrence Journal-World, Buffalomeat played high school football for the first time in three years this past season, mostly focusing on basketball.

“I kind of picked up where I left off,” he said. “I didn’t forget too many things. Just the fine adjustments you have to make to the steps and stuff.”

Jordan Peele, of “Key & Peele” funny football names fame, has noticed.

https://twitter.com/JordanPeele/status/826825591533953024

Buffalomeat seems to be having a whole lot of fun with his newfound notoriety.

https://twitter.com/buffalomeat10/status/826820622865010688

But Buffalomeat has a late competitor for National Signing Day’s all-name team (and all-mustache team):