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APS Media Day 2016: Mays, Douglass, and North Atlanta

The Atlanta Public Schools are gearing up for another exciting season of high school football. The Mays Raiders are coming off a 10-2 season. The Raiders graduated 5 starters on offense and 8 on defense but new coach...

July 29, 2016

Dekalb Media Day 2016: Columbia, Clarkston, Cross Keys, and Stone Mountain

The Columbia Eagles went 5-6 last season. Head coach David Edwards is back for his fifth season and looking for a big year The Clarkston Angoras posted an 1-8 record in 2015. Head coach Terrence Hughey is...

July 28, 2016

Dekalb Media Day 2016: Miller Grove, McNair, and Druid Hills

Miller Grove High School is well known for excellence in boys basketball, and the football team has been winning lots of games in recent seasons. The Wolverines have a new head coach this year in Justin Larmond who...

July 27, 2016

Dekalb Media Day 2016: Stephenson, Dunwoody, and Redan

The Stephenson Jaguars are coming off a 9-2 record and a region championship. Head coach Ron Gartrell is entering his 21st season as head coach of the Jaguars. Ron is recovering from hip surgery, so Jackie talks with...

July 27, 2016

Dekalb Media Day 2016: Marist, St. Pius, and Decatur

The Marist War Eagles have won two state championships in football and head coach Alan Chadwick with ten wins this year will become the second all time winningest coach in Georgia High School history. GPB Sports' Mark...

July 26, 2016

Dekalb Media Day 2016: Lithonia, Lakeside, and SWD

The Lithonia Bulldogs had a winning season last year, chalking up 6 in the “W” column against just 4 losses. GPB Sports' Mark Harmon talked with the top dog, head coach Marcus Jelks who is entering his seventh season...

July 26, 2016

Dekalb Media Day 2016: Saints, Titans, and Bulldogs

Continuing our look at Dekalb County football teams for 2016, we now check in with the Cedar Grove Saints, a team that went 11-2-1 last season. Here is fourth year head coach Jimmy Smith with GPB Sports Jackie...

July 25, 2016

Dekalb Media Day 2016: Lions, Tigers, and Rams

Dekalb County football teams are getting ready for the season. Dekalb County is home to 14 sports and 302 state champions over the years. In football last year, 75 players signed letters of intent to play college...

July 25, 2016


Here’s the thing, I’m not a big rankings person. They have their value, sure. They can also cause us to read way too much into a player, and that develops into an unrealistic expectation we’ve now set for these players...

July 25, 2016

Year of the Quarterbacks: Davis Mills

It’s the final two minutes in the fourth quarter. We’ve reached the end of our “Year of the Quarterbacks” series where we’ve gone one-on-one with many of the top recruits in the state. But be sure to look for a full re-...

July 20, 2016