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‘Modern Family’ star Eric Stonestreet goes on recruiting trip with K-State football

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MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas State football is getting some Hollywood help in the recruiting department.

“Modern Family” star and KCK native Eric Stonestreet is creating a spoof series with the Wildcats. Watch the series’ first episode in the video player above.

In it, he suits up and makes an “official” recruiting visit to the university.

“I don’t know what’ going to happen after ‘Modern Family,’ and I thought, ‘You know what? I’ve achieved one of my dreams in life of being on TV, and another dream of mine is playing, playing college football.'”

Kansas State plans to share weekly episodes of Stonestreet’s progress with the Wildcats.

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