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John McClellan’s high school picks: Pepperell, Darlington rebound; Unity, Calhoun, Rockmart to get big wins. McClellan
Georgia High School Football Daily: Monday.
Rome, Cartersville remain atop high school rankings;Calhoun no. 6. AP: Georgia rises to no. 13; Oklahoma new no. 2. Football
- Sept. 23: Shorter will induct Coach Phil Jones into the Athletics Hall of Fame. All former players, coaches, and staff are invited to join us for this special occasion. The presentation will take place on the field prior to kickoff against Delta State. Game time is set for 1 p.m. at Barron Stadium.
Georgia Bulldogs‘ football. Georgia will host Samford, Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Tech will be on the road at University of Central Florida (Orlando), 7:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Alabama Crimson Tide. Alabama will host Colorado State, 6 p.m. on Saturday.
The Falcons open regular season with 23-17 win over the Chicago Bears. Next Sunday at 8:30 p.m., hosting the Packers. NBC. Click Falcons
- Next game: 16th season opener on Thursday, April 5, vs. Hagerstown at State Mutual Stadium, 7 p.m.
- Mills Fitzner’s photo gallery for the 2017 season.