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Old School Still The Best School

You hear it said nowadays, “That’s old school”, or “He’s new school”. It’s hard to tell sometimes what is meant by such comments. For me, being a 36-year-old, I find myself with one foot in both schools but in reality...

September 22, 2013
Ty practices with the linebackers Wednesday before his team meets their rival McEachern Indians at Northcutt Stadium

Gameday Notebook: 1-on-1 With LB Ty Tomlin

Watch Marietta linebacker Ty Tomlin play football, and you'll know exactly why he's nicknamed, "The Phenom." Get to know more about that "Phenom" in my one-on-one with the Marietta senior as he prepares for Friday's...

September 20, 2013

Gameday Notebook: 1-on-1 With QB Ty Clemons

A lot is said through the leadership and playing abilities of McEachern quarterback Ty Clemons. But there's a lot more behind the face mask. My Thursday night coversation with the senior quarterback, provided below,...

September 20, 2013

Historic Northcutt Stadium To Host GPB's Featured Game Of The Week: Marietta vs. McEachern

GPB's Football Fridays in Georgia heads to Marietta High School and Northcutt Stadium this week as the Blue Devils take on the second ranked and 3-0 Indians of McEachern. There will be a lot of talent on the field in...

September 18, 2013
A talented defense and improving offense earned Liberty County a 40-20 Week 3 win over Johnson. Photo courtesy of Liberty Co. HS

Georgia's Southeastern, Coastal Teams Await Intriguing Matchups in Week 5

There are some intriguing high school football matchups this week in Southeast Georgia and along the coast. Burke County, who suffered a 32-14 loss to a tough Coffee team out of Region 1-AAAAAA, must rebound in a hurry...

September 17, 2013
The North Gwinnett Bulldogs hit the field running as they played their way to a 36-17 victory over region rival Norcross.

Week 4 By The Numbers

There were a lot of surprises in a different way this week past in high school football… And a lot of it had to do with numbers… 339: The number of total points Region 1-6A teams scored in their 6-1 Friday night 91: The...

September 16, 2013
Colquitt County Head Coach Rush Propst runs a spread offense designed by Louisiana Tech Offensive Coordinator Tony Franklin.

Trickle-Up Philosophy

From as far back as I can remember, football has been a game of imitation. I began watching football as a young boy and quickly identified my favorite NFL players and studied their body language, their celebrations and...

September 14, 2013
North Gwinnett QB Hayden Sphire hands off to RB CJ Leggett

Gameday Notebook: 1-on-1 With QB Hayden Sphire

It's that time again...time for some "Football Fridays in Georgia!" Tonight, the North Gwinnett Bulldogs meet the Norcross Blue Devils in a game that could ultimately determine the winner of Region 7 AAAAAA. At this...

September 13, 2013

Battle For Region 7 AAAAAA Title Begins

This week's game on GPB's Football Fridays in Georgia has all the makings of an instant classic. This should turn out to be like a heavyweight title fight between North Gwinnett, currently unbeaten and ranked number one...

September 11, 2013
The high-powered Gainesville offense could not get untracked Friday against Buford.

Prep Football Season Already Playing Havoc With Preseason Polls

I had the good fortune between my two high school football radio shows last Friday night to watch the first half of the Buford-Gainesville football game on GPB. I did not get to see what I expected to see in those first...

September 10, 2013

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