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It's Another Football Friday!

Grace Olson - Friday, September 14, 2012 - 9:02am

Tonight we bring you another edition of "Football Fridays in Georgia" on the great GPB Sports! But even though the 2012 season is still fresh, this isn't just another game for North Gwinnett and Norcross high schools....

The Corky Kell Classic at the Georgia Dome on August 25, 2012

In With The New, Out With The Old?

Grace Olson - Friday, September 21, 2012 - 7:51am

Did you know that Atlanta is home to the largest cable-supported domed stadium in the world? The Georgia Dome was built in 1992--only 20 years ago. The facility has proven it is capable of holding some of the country's...

Jon Nelson's "Southern Swing" previews Georgia's southern football powerhouses as athletes and fans alike gear up for the season

Buckle Those Chinstraps Fans...Time To Get Familiar With The Forces From The South!

Jon Nelson - Friday, August 2, 2013 - 11:12am

Okay, you’ve all been warned… It’s that time of year where football takes over (well, more than normal, anyway…) and those of us at GPB Sports hit the road to make sure we get to see you and all of the teams and stories...

The Football Fridays All-Access Pass Pre-Game show will feature delicious recipes you'll want to try out for yourself!

Football Friday Fun Returns!

Mark Harmon - Wednesday, August 28, 2013 - 11:45am

Football Fridays, here we go!!! After watching ten great teams in five very entertaining games at the Corky Kell Classic on Saturday, we shift gears and get ready for the debut of GPB's Football Fridays in Georgia,...

The Buford student section rocked bright neon get-ups as they cheered their Wolves onto a Week One victory against Elbert County

Why Wait For The Playoffs?

Grace Olson - Friday, September 6, 2013 - 8:18am

The high school football playoffs, especially those in the South, are understatedly an exciting time of year for loyal alumni, fans, parents, students, athletes, school administration, bands, cheerleaders and everyone...

The North Cobb Warriors prepare for the Indians with "skelly" during Tuesday's practice to work on reading, adjusting and timing

A Battle for First Place in Region 4 6A

Mark Harmon - Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 9:02am

This week on Football Fridays in Georgia, GPB Sports will broadcast the undefeated and second-ranked McEachern Indians as they travel to Kennesaw, Georgia to take on the 5-1 Warriors of North Cobb High School. Both...

The Power Of The #12th Man

Grace Olson - Friday, October 18, 2013 - 12:31pm

As GPB Sports' social media correspondent, I spend a great deal of time each week sifting through Twitter and Facebook to find out how students, schools and athletes are showing their spirit and what everyone is saying...

The Lassiter Trojans will host the Peachtree Ridge Lions for the first round of the 2013 playoffs.

Let The Playoffs Begin!

Mark Harmon - Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 8:21am

The regular season was terrific, but now it’s on to the second season: it’s on to the playoffs. One-hundred and ninety-two teams in six classifications have earned the right to play for seven state championships. On...

A Sports-Filled Weekend On GPB!

Mark Harmon - Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 10:31am

In this week's edition of Football Fridays in Georgia, GPB Sports is at North Cobb High School where the Warriors will host the Packers of Colquitt County. Both of these teams come into this one with 9-2 records and...

Thanksgiving Football On GPB!

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 11:23am

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!!!!! It is a big week for national holidays and it’s a big week for Football Fridays in Georgia. This week, it’s the GHSA quarterfinals and GPB has a great matchup as the five-time state champion...

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