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Camden County Wildcats Battle Through On And Off-The-Field Losses, Colquitt County Region Schedule Forces Philosophical Change

Jon Nelson - Friday, August 16, 2013 - 12:29pm

This is the last weekend for scrimmages (should schools choose to use them--since some schools actually don't use scrimmages to keep their team healthy all season long...) but we've already had some heavyweight battles...

Tyren Jones sparks Walton past Brookwood in the 2012 Corky Kell Classic

Big Stage Awaits Corky Kell Classic Teams

Mark Harmon - Wednesday, August 14, 2013 - 1:35pm

Believe it or not, the kickoff to the 2013 high school football season is next week! The main event will be the 22nd annual Metro PCS Corky Kell Classic. This year's classic features ten top teams in five big games....

Fans help make Football Fridays in Georgia an electric and unforgettable experience.

Football Fridays in Georgia 2013 Football Schedule!

Grace Olson - Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 1:20pm

Football Fridays in Georgia are upon us yet again! From the Corky Kell Classic in August, to Football Fridays, all the way to the state finals in December, GPB is set to bring you some of the most intense match-ups in...

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...

Walton's Tyren Jones goes for the goal in the 2012 Corky Kell Classic.  Jones returns to the Kell with the Raiders this year.

GPB Will Televise All Five Corky Kell Classic Games

Mark Harmon - Monday, July 29, 2013 - 7:51am

The 22nd annual Corky Kell Classic will be another great high school pigskin palooza featuring five exciting games and ten top teams in the state of Georgia, and GPB is the only place to catch all the action! It's all...

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A Tragic End, a Hopeful Recovery, and a Bright Start: Some Thoughts For The End Of The Week... Again...

Jon Nelson - Friday, July 26, 2013 - 1:23pm

It's Friday... .which, this summer anyway, means two things... Big city get-me-home traffic starts at 1:30 in the afternoon and it's gonna rain shortly thereafter... Here's some things on my mind before I hit both......

Chattahoochee High School football players take the baseline test on computers

Georgia High Schools Gear Up For 2013 Season With Concussion Baseline Testing

Grace Olson - Friday, July 26, 2013 - 9:18am

A fall weekend spent in the state of Georgia is likely to teach a visitor at least one thing: southern football is king around these parts and there is no question about it. From the pee-wee ranks on local fields to...

Jon Nelson and Mark Harmon on GPB's Football Fridays in Georgia

A Big Year Looming for GPB Sports

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 11:38am

GPB Sports has a big year on tap. Things kick off with the 22nd Corky Kell Classic in the Georgia Dome on August 24th bringing together ten of the top high school football teams in the state of Georgia. Action kicks...

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A Double Whammy for a Savannah Coach: Some Thoughts For The End Of The Week

Jon Nelson - Friday, July 19, 2013 - 7:35am

Before I start talking to you on Mondays during football season, I thought I'd give you stuff to think about- not just stuff I think I know as we head for the weekend... First, the coaching carousel is still in full...

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DEVELOPING: Three Brooks County Players Die In Car Accident

Jon Nelson - Tuesday, July 9, 2013 - 8:39am

I'm not a fan of reporting these stories, but I thought all of you faithful readers should know what's going on right now down in Quitman. Please have your thoughts and prayers headed their way as this has been a tough...

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