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Top Texas high school football rivalries — The best of the rest

TO CELEBRATE THE START OF THE 2017 SEASON, WE SPENT WEEKS TRYING TO PICK THE TOP RIVALRIES IN THE STATE, USING INTERVIEWS, ARCHIVES AND A UNIQUE SCORING SYSTEM.

Photo by Christopher Farias Texas high school football is, at its core, a talking sport. It’s meant to be bantered about over dinner tables and creaky aluminum bleachers and coffee pots and message boards. That’s what make ranking elements of Texas high school football so much fun — they’re a conversation starter, not a conversation ender. Even though we here…

The must-see Thursday night games for Week 1 of the Texas high school football season

EVERY WEEK DURING THE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SEASON, BRADY KEANE PICKS OUT THE BEST THURSDAY GAMES AROUND THE STATE. IF YOU'RE NEAR ONE, GET YOUR FOOTBALL WEEKEND STARTED EARLY.

It’s been 258 days since Lake Travis claimed its sixth state championship with a 41-13 win over The Woodlands in the last game of the 2016 Texas high school football season. After eight months of waiting, regular season football is finally back. Here are five intriguing games around the state as the 2017 season gets underway tonight. Guyer vs. Lake…

WEEK 1 PREVIEW: Breaking down the biggest games in Texas high school football

Lake Travis-Converse Judson, Mart-Lexington, Allen-Cedar Hill highlight a huge Week 1 of Texas high school football across the state.

Editor’s Note: The devastating effects of Hurricane Harvey are still being felt in a significant portion of the state. Please see TexasFootball.com/Hurricane for the latest cancelations and information on how you can help the victims. Mart at Lexington A year ago, Lexington served notice to the state that it’d be a team to watch as it nearly upset Mart, 22-20. The…

HURRICANE HARVEY: Texas high school football games affected by storm

A complete list of the Week 1 Texas high school football games affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Hurricane Harvey roared through the Coastal Bend and Houston area over the weekend, producing massive flooding and often catastrophic damage. With Week 1 of the Texas high school football season closing in, Dave Campbell’s Texas Football has compiled a list of games affected by the storm. If you have an update to this list, contact TexasFootball.com High School Insider Matt Stepp…

Four underrated coaches you should know from every 11-man classification

Our high school football insider spotlights a few coaches who maybe don't get the credit they deserve for the work they've done.

John Snelson has done an admirable job at Dickinson. (Photo by Andy Tolbert) There’s no question the quality of coaching in Texas high school football is second to none, from the 6A level down to the 1A level there are outstanding coaches across our great state. But who are the guys who don’t get the credit they quite deserve? Maybe…

Stepp’s Class 2A picks for the 2017 season

Our high school football insider predicts how the next few months will play out.

Photo by Artie Guerrero Here are the links to all of Stepp’s picks: Class 6A / Class 5A / Class 4A / Class 3A / Class 2A REGION AND STATE PICKS 2A Division I Region I: Abernathy Region II: Mart Region III: San Augustine Region IV: Refugio Championship: Mart over San Augustine 2A Division II Region I: Wellington Region II:…

BREAKING: Mr. Texas Football preseason watch list announced

100 players highlighted on preseason watch list for Texas high school football's most prestigious award.

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football and the Texas Bowl proudly announce the 100-player Watch List for the Mr. Texas Football High School Player of the Year Award presented by Wells Fargo. The voters, when appropriate, will add players to the watch list. Mr. Texas Football presented by Wells Fargo annually recognizes the most outstanding high school football player in the state of…

YOU’RE INVITED: Texas High School Football Forum at the Texas Sports Hall of Fame

Come meet Texas high school football luminaries and listen to a discussion on the sport's impact on the state!

The Texas Sports Hall of Fame is partnering with FOX Sports Southwest to host a round-table discussion as a part of the week-long Texas Football Days event. Texas Football Days is a week-long event celebrating the state’s unmatched passion for football. FOX Sports Southwest is honoring the sport during a week-long event that will culminate with two live high school football…