U.S. Army All-American Bowl High School Player of the Week: Kelvin Taylor

11/14/11: The U.S. Army All-American Bowl High School Player of the Week is Kelvin Taylor of Belle Glade, Florida. Like past Player of the Week honors, Taylor's performance in the game this past Friday is worthy of the award by itself, but it is his excellent high school career that sees him capture the honor this week. Taylor became Florida's all-time leading rusher in...
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November 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Favre To Become A Coach at Mississippi High School

The ol' Gunslinger seems to have found a life after football and will now go back to school to coach. According to sources, Brett Favre has decided to take the offensive coordinator job at Oak Grove High School in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. "He is taking a job out there," Favre’s agent Bus Cook told the Biloxi Sun Herald. "He is going out there, and it will...
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July 21, 2012  |  Discuss

LeBron's Cousin Commits to Notre Dame for Football

LeBron James' cousin, Jamel James, has committed to Notre Dame for football he announced on his Twitter account. James, a four start running back prospect from Cinco Ranch, Texas, chose Notre Dame over the likes of West Virginia and Oklahoma State. During James' junior year, he rushed for 1,011 yards and 16 touchdowns. James wrote on his Twitter account, @kingJames_cr6...
Via The Mark Graham Sports Blog
July 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan High School's Turf Could Cost Five Families Their Homes

Oxford High School in Michigan is installing a much publicized blue colored FieldTurf for its football field, but now it appears as if the school might be having a hard time to pay for it, now five local families could lose the their homes as a result. The Oxford turf committee must pay AstroTurf LLC $300,000 by September 1 or the five families that put up their homes as collateral...
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August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

High School Football Coach Kicks Player Off Team, Gets Fired

Christian Mahaffey, head football coach at Rio Americano High School in Sacramento, California, has been fired after the team quit in protest of a teammate being kicked off the team. Senior wide receiver/defensive end Guillermo Salazar was kicked off the team after informing coach Mahaffey that he would miss a game to attend a baseball showcase in Arizona. Salazar is a college...
Via The Mark Graham Sports Blog
October 03, 2012  |  Discuss

High Schooler Kicks 67-Yard FG to Put Team Into Overtime

Talk about ice water in your veins. Kicker for Central Valley High School in Spokane Valley, Washington, Austin Rehkow, kicked a 67 yard field goal to put his team into overtime. Some four yards longer than the NFL record shared by Tom Dempsey, Jason Elam, and Sebastian Janikowski. The Seattle Times reported that Rehkow's kick set a Washington state record and was the second...
Via The Mark Graham Sports Blog
October 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Alabama RB Commit, Henry, Runs for 482 yards, Breaks National Career Rushing Record

Alabama has a history of being loaded across the board. Perhaps no more so than at RB with players like Mark Ingram and Trent Richardson sharing the same backfield. This strength at the RB appears to be continuing as Alabama who already has great young talent at the position on the roster and has a ridiculously strong recruiting class coming in.  Recent commit Derrick Henry of...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

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