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Colquitt County at Roswell on GPB! Is it Rivalry or Rematch?

It’ll be the second all-time meeting and what a rivalry it’s become! Wait? What? I know rivalries are usually borne out of years of competition between two teams that are relative neighbors on the map. But not always...

September 8, 2016

The Rematch of the Century

Football Fridays in Georgia on GPB returns to the gridiron this week with a tremendous matchup as the top ranked and undefeated Roswell Hornets take on the two time defending champion Packers of Colquitt County. This...

September 7, 2016

More Surprised By Even More Surprises

Okay… how many surprises were added to your surprises from last week…??? Let’s start in Moultrie… Colquitt County is playing a murderous schedule- that much is known. Graduation and growth are two things that happen...

September 6, 2016

Hurricane Hermine plays havoc with Prep Schedule

It was without a doubt one of the most unusual Prep football weekends in recent memory. Hurricane Hermine came blowing through the southern and coastal sections of the state on Friday and the Prep football schedule was...

September 6, 2016

"Why you should care about Packers vs. Tigers"

Food for thought: “It’s not like we’ve gone against average football teams.” –Rush Propst on the Packers 0-2 start to the season. As I’m sure you’ve heard by now, the Packers are the defending 6A state champions...

September 2, 2016

Hand-Wringing and Hand-Clapping Heading Into Week Three

One of the big early season storylines are the three defending state champions that have started the season 0-2. Defending AAAAAA State Champ Colquitt County is 0-2 for the first time since losing the first three games...

September 1, 2016

Top of the Morning to Ya, Lads and Lassies!

The GPB sports team is gearing up for a third straight Football Fridays in Georgia: Inside Edition show. For the past two weeks we have looked in on dozens of games giving you highlights, up to the nano-second score...

August 31, 2016

Football Fridays in Georgia Podcast: Week 3 (Or is it week 2?)

This week on the "Football Fridays in Georgia" podcast guests include: Charlton County Head Coach Rich McWhorter Valdosta Head Coach Alan Rodemaker Lowndes Head Coach Randy McPherson Tift Head Coach Ashley...

August 31, 2016

Surprised by Surprises?

Okay, y’all… (and that IS the official term around here…) Did last week’s games add to the surprise factor… Or, I guess I should say “Surprise Factor…” from the week before…??? Let’s start with three defending champs...

August 30, 2016

Prep Action Heats Up Across Georgia

Two of Georgia’s top football teams fell to out-of-state opponents this past weekend. Former number-one ranked Grayson fell to IMG Academy of Bradenton, Florida on Saturday 26-7, while former number-six ranked Colquitt...

August 29, 2016