There’s something about the opening game of high school football season. There’s a “feel” in the air that announces that all is ready for gridiron combat.
I played a total of eight seasons of football, counting junior high, high school, and military ball.
I saw my first high school football game when, in the seventh grade in 1964, my dad took me to see Kingsport Dobyns-Bennett defeat Jellico High School 89-0 on their way to a 9-0-1 season and the 1964 Tennessee State Football Championship. Read More»