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December 17, 2014

Texas bill would cut number of HS football playoff teams

A Texas state senator recently filed a bill that would drastically reduce the number of high school football teams that qualify for the playoffs. The bill, filed by Sen. Charles Perry, would allow just two teams from each University Interscholasti...


February 9, 2012

N.C. H.S. Football Players Must Sit 1 Play If Helmet Pops Off

Charlotte Observerhttp://prepinsiders.blogspot.com/2012/02/prep-football-players-must-sit-one-play.htmlBeginning next fall, when a high school football player’s helmet comes off while the ball is live, he’ll be required to sit out at leas...


March 12, 2010

Pass Blocking System: Easy and Efficient

One of the oldest-and best-of our football clichés is the put-down of the forward pass: "Whenever you throw a football, three things can happen and two are bad."The two bad things are an incompletion and an interception. The good thing, of cou...


February 10, 2010

Ty Detmer Takes Head Coaching Job

Ty Detmer, the 1990 Heisman Trophy winner and 14-year NFL veteran, has been named the new head football coach at St. Andrew’s Episcopal, a private school in Austin, Texas. Last season, St. Andrew’s Episcopal went 0-10.http://www.statesman...


February 10, 2010

Trial Date Set For Accused Murderer of Coach Ed Thomas

The man accused of murdering successful high school football coach Ed Thomas of Aplington-Parkersburg High in Iowa, has a trial date set. Mark Becker, 24, will face the courts Feb. 8, 2010.http://www.radioiowa.com/2009/12/28/trial-date-set-for-man-ac...


February 5, 2010

Robert Johnson Is NFL HS Coach Of The Year

Robert Johnson, head football coach at Mission Viejo High (Calif.) is the NFL’s high school football coach of the year. John receives $5,000 and a trip to the Super Bowl. He was nominated by New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez and Seattle Se...


February 5, 2010

Maryland Crab Bowl Losing Support

What is supposed to be a celebration of high school senior football players now is facing a lacking of support. The Maryland Crab Bowl, a high school all-star game, is set to take place Monday night but six players were removed from rosters due to pa...


February 5, 2010

Hundreds Rally In Support Of Football Coach

Hundreds of players, student and parents rallied to support football coach Ed Dalton, who has coached at Trinity High School (Pa.) for 11 years but has been relieved of his football duties.http://www.wpxi.com/news/22041242/detail.html...