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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,...

Shockers And Surprises Highlight First Full Week Of High School Football Season

Jon Nelson - Monday, September 2, 2013 - 3:39pm

For some it was Game One, for others it was Game Two… But there were plenty of surprises that went down around the state… You can start with Pebblebrook knocking off Southwest DeKalb, Macon County beating Dooly County...

High School Football Has Become Big Business in Georgia

Football = Economic Development [AUDIO]

- Sunday, September 8, 2013 - 1:38pm

Football season in Georgia is big, real big. College football is no longer just Georgia, Georgia Tech and Georgia Southern. Schools like Georgia State, Kennesaw State, Mercer, and Reinhardt all have football programs...

Valdosta HC Rance Gillespie's 100th career win was earned through Friday's 41-14 win over Newton. Photo courtesy of Mike Chapman

Ranked Teams Fight To Stay On Winning Side Of The Ledger

Jon Nelson - Monday, September 23, 2013 - 1:18pm

It was the week of the close call this time around… Everywhere you look, teams that were ranked were escaping as best they could to stay on the winning side of the ledger… Lovejoy scored on a TD pass with 33 seconds...

The Meadowcreek Mustangs earned their first victory since 2008 in front of a very large and supportive crowd last Friday night.

Every Streak Has An End

Jon Nelson - Monday, October 14, 2013 - 6:33pm

Streaks can come out at you in one of two ways and it’s how you handle yourself after streaks come to an end that reveals how you are as a team, a person, and a town… Meadowcreek High School is at the top of my list...

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...

North Cobb put on quite a show on Football Fridays in Georgia, taking over the game in the fourth quarter with two quick scores

Statement Friday

Jon Nelson - Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 10:13am

First and foremost… WHAT A FRIDAY NIGHT LAST WEEK on “Football Fridays in Georgia…” (And, yes, the capital letters were intentional…) A great environment… and a great game where one of the toughest environments around...

The undefeated Tucker Tigers look to keep their winning streak alive as they face the M.L. King Lions on GPB this Friday night.

Lions Look To Play Spoiler Against The Undefeated Tigers

Jon Nelson - Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 10:30am

We’re officially getting closer… There are only two games left in the regular season (for most-for others, it’s only one…) and some teams have already made their way into region titles and the third season. Others are...

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...

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