AJ Forbes is an Omaha World-Herald All-Nebraska and Lincoln Journal Star Super State offensive lineman from Bellevue West High School in Bellevue, Neb. Forbes helped the Thunderbirds to the state quarterfinals in 2017 while paving the way for a rushing attack that racked up over 2,000 yards on the ground. In 2016, Forbes was part of a Class A state championship team and served as one of current Husker running back Jaylin Bradley’s lead blockers. Forbes also made 43 tackles, including two sacks, on the defensive side of the ball as a junior in 2016, as he was named honorable mention all-state by the Omaha World-Herald. Forbes also participates in wrestling at Bellevue West.