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The must-see Friday night Texas high school football games for Week 6

Every WEEK DURING THE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SEASON, BRADY KEANE PICKS OUT THE BEST FRIDAY GAMES AROUND THE STATE.

After a few eye-opening upsets and exciting finishes Thursday night, we’re rolling into a full slate of games Friday. While there isn’t an abundance of big games this week, here are some notable matchups in each classification worth making a trip to see: 6A: Arlington (4-0) vs. Mansfield (3-1) After a hot start to the season, Arlington has a chance…

The must-see Thursday night Texas high school football games for Week 6

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.

District action is rolling across the state now for just about every team, which means playoff positioning is on the line from here on out. Get your football weekend started early with these quality Thursday night matchups: CC Veterans Memorial (5-0) vs. Flour Bluff (4-0) Veterans Memorial continues to roll through the early part of its schedule after adding a…

WEEK 6 PREVIEW: Breaking down the biggest games in Texas high school football

A titanic clash between Kennedale and West Orange-Stark, plus Arlington has a chance to prove its a real contender hosting Mansfield

Kennedale (4-0) vs. West Orange-Stark (3-0): This is a fascinating inter-regional matchup in which, one of DFW’s Top 4A programs faces off against Southeast Texas’ premier program and two-time defending state champion West Orange-Stark. The Mustangs hold the state’s longest current winning streak at 30 games, but this will likely be their toughest regular season test. Kennedale, a Division I…

TEPPER: A closer look at the toughest (and easiest) TXHSFB schedules

Get Dave Campbell's Texas Football managing editor Greg Tepper's thoughts on the hot football topics in Texas, presented by Subway.

We’re now five weeks into the 2017 Texas high school football season, meaning that for the most part — with the exception of teams affected by Hurricane Harvey — we have a sizable enough sample to start making some overarching assertions. But we’re still at a point, especially with teams yet to enter district play, where overall records can be…

Vote for the Built By Nature Assistant Coach of the Week! — Week 5

Fan votes will decide who takes home the coveted honor for Week 5.

Dairy Max and Dave Campbell’s Texas Football are proud to team up this year to honor excellence in coaching, and the hard work that assistant coaches put in on a weekly basis to prepare their teams for battle. We invite fans across Texas to help us select the individual that will be named the Built by Nature Assistant Coach of…

Texas Football Today interview: S.A. Burbank head coach Mark Perez

The Burbank Bulldogs have made the playoffs once since 1978, but are off to a roaring 3-0 start in district play with a test against Sam Houston this week. Coach Perez — our 5A iCoach Coach of the Week — reveals what's changed, what's got his players believing, and why people are dancing in practice a little more often now.

The must-see Friday night games in every 11-man classification for Week 5

Every WEEK DURING THE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SEASON, BRADY KEANE PICKS OUT THE BEST FRIDAY GAMES AROUND THE STATE.

From district openers to interclass clashes, Texas high school football is filled with solid matchups Friday night. Here are the ones in each classification that catch my eye this week: 6A: DeSoto vs. Cedar Hill After a shaky start to the year that resulted in a very close 41-36 win over Dallas Jesuit, DeSoto has responded with back-to-back blowout wins…