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The NFL season is two weeks away. The college football season is a week away.That means this week high school football has the spotlight to itself. ESPN will air a handful of featured national games this weekend as a kickoff to the Friday Night...
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When the Game Stands Tall QA With Jim Caviezel and Coach Bob Ladouceur
Playing an iconic coach in a sports movie isn’t an easy task, especially if that coach happens to be in the audience. Just ask actor Jim Caviezel, 45, who spent months in front of the camera capturing the emotions and dedication of...
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Russell Wilson
Beyond the quarterbacks, Tennessee and Wisconsin have their fair share of rooting interests in the Super Bowl.Led by Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, no school will have more of their former players in the Super Bowl than the Volunteers. Manning...
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Michael Crabtree
The Bowl Championship Series is dead. But even the harshest of BCS detractors must acknowledge that the 16-year run was arguably the best era of college football in the history of the sport.The era was highlighted by the advent of the BCS...
Braden Gall
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Wisconsin Preseason Top 101. Arrowhead Warhawks (Hartland)The defending Division 1 state champs won the title with a junior-heavy roster last season. Tackle George Panos (Wisconsin), defensive tackle Billy Hirschfeld (Wisconsin) and linebacker...
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Washington Preseason Top 101. Bellevue WolverinesA year after a program-defining win over Euless (Texas) Trinity and an undefeated run to a fifth straight 3A state title and 10th since 2001, the Wolverines will again have one of the top teams in...
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Utah Preseason Top 101. Jordan Beetdiggers (Sandy)The loss of several offensive linemen is a concern, but this team returns the best quarterback in the state in junior Austin Kafentzis and productive running back Clay Moss. The schedule is...
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Oregon Preseason Top 101. Sheldon Irish (Eugene)The Irish lost some key personnel from the 2012 Class 6A state championship team, but Sheldon has proven it can reload and remain among the state’s elite. Seniors Mitch Herbert, Tanner...
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Nevada Preseason Top 101. Bishop Gorman Gaels (Las Vegas)The Gaels haven’t lost to a Nevada school since Nov. 21, 2008. The team lost four-year starting quarterback Jarrett Solomon as well as its top two receivers to graduation. But...
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Minnesota Preseason Top 101. Eden Prairie EaglesFeared for their physical style yet loathed for their success, the Eagles are favored to become the first program to win three consecutive big-school state titles. Expect large helpings of bruising...
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Kentucky Preseason Top 101. St. Xavier Tigers (Louisville)After losing to Trinity by a point in last year’s 6A playoffs, the Tigers may be ready to knock their crosstown rivals from their perch atop the state. A big, experienced line and...
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Colorado Preseason Top 101. Valor Christian Eagles (Highlands Ranch)Despite a coaching change, there is just too much talent on the four-time defending state champions (won in three classifications) to pick against them. The offensive line features...
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1 year ago
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Pennsylvania Preseason Top 101. Gateway Gators (Monroeville)Loaded with Division I athletes, Gateway is the favorite to finally capture district and Class 4A state titles. Star wideout/defensive back Montae Nicholson headlines a half dozen D-I...
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1 year ago
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Oklahoma Preseason Top 101. Jenks TrojansOne of the state’s premier powerhouse programs is loaded again. The Trojans are strong on defense with a secondary that includes Steven Parker and Dylan Harding. But coach Allan Trimble’s offense...
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1 year ago
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Mississippi Preseason Top 101. Brandon BulldogsBrandon returns the bulk of its Class 6A runner-up team, including junior quarterback Gardner Minshew (3,001 yards, 27 TDs). Senior defensive end Michael Brooks Jr. and junior tackle Fletcher Adams...
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1 year ago
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Michigan Preseason Top 101. Cass Tech Technicians (Detroit)The Technicians could again be the deepest and most talented team in the state this fall, with several future FBS players on the roster, including linebacker/defensive back Deon Drake...
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1 year ago
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Maryland/D.C. Preseason Top 101. Our Lady of Good Counsel Falcons (Olney)Coming off a fourth straight Washington Catholic Athletic Conference championship, the Falcons will look to replace two-way standout Kendall Fuller. Good Counsel averaged...
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Arkansas Preseason Top 101. Har-Ber Wildcats (Springdale)Nine starters return, including heralded senior defensive lineman Josh Frazier. Offensive tackle Isaac Johnson and defensive end Jake Hall also have major college offers. Senior quarterback...
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1 year ago
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Alabama Preseason Top 101. Hoover BuccaneersIt’s not exactly a bold prediction to call for the Bucs to return to the state title game — Hoover has been there every year this century with the exception of 2008. Winning the game will be...
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1 year ago
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Texas Preseason Top 101. Allen EaglesThe Eagles are a solid pick to repeat as Class 5A Division I state champions. Led by sensational junior quarterback Kyler Murray, who topped 2,000 passing yards and ran for over 1,500 yards and 42 total...
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Ohio Preseason Top 101. St. Edward Eagles (Lakewood)Simply put, St. Edward has been as successful as any program in the state at attracting and grooming top-level players in recent years. This season, the Eagles have to replace quarterback Ryan...
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1 year ago
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California Preseason Top 101. De La Salle Spartans (Concord)Coach Bob Ladoueceur has stepped down at 58, taking his 399-24-2 record to a less-stressed role of mentoring running backs. The new coach is Justin Alumbaugh, who played at De La Salle and...
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Georgia Preseason Top 101. Norcross Blue DevilsThe Blue Devils return 16 of 22 starters from an undefeated state championship team. They have four players with major college offers, led by defensive end Lorenzo Carter, one of the top prospects in...
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Florida Preseason Top 101. Miami Central RocketsMiami Central boasts the most talented roster in Florida. The defending 6A state champs return 10 on offense, including two of the top three running backs in the nation in Florida commit Dalvin Cook...
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