Eagle's Landing senior Antonio Gibson has rushed for over 100 yards in each of his first three games. He took back a 94 yard kick returner last Friday in the Eagles' 17-7 win over then-No. 4 Jonesboro. (PHOTO: Dave Williamson)

FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS: Eagle’s Landing-Spalding headlines this week’s high school football picks

By Gabriel Stovall gstovall@thecrescentbuzz.com It’s not a week full of marquee match ups, but some intriguing games still show up on the schedule. I call this Set Up Week. Because with wins this week, several teams will set themselves up to have some very special second halves of the season. Let’s get right to the

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Coach Nick Davis said the key to Spalding's program turnaround has been the buy-in he's gotten from his current class of seniors. (PHOTO: Gabriel Stovall)

PREP FOOTBALL: Spalding High School coach Nick Davis starting to see the fruits of his turnaround campaign

By Gabriel Stovall gstovall@thecrescentbuzz.com GRIFFIN, Ga. — According to Spalding football coach Nick Davis, if you want to gauge the readiness of his Jaguars squad for Friday’s big Region 4-AAAA contest against Eagle’s Landing, check the hair on his players’ arms. And do it on game day at about 3:18 p.m. As Davis addressed his

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL RECRUITING: The Southern Crescent Super Six | VIDEO

      We’re still five months away from kicking off the 2015 high school football season and about six weeks away from the start of spring football. But the gridiron vibe is definitely in the air, especially after this past weekend with the Nike Combine and The Opening Regionals in town. A little more

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