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A Game for Every Fan: Week 8

A Game for Every Fan: Week 8
Friday, October 17, 2014
Consider this little-known, or perhaps lesser-stated fact about the MHSAA football playoffs: Two weeks remain in the regular season. But 50 percent of the 616 teams eligible for the postseason still control their futures with opportunities to earn automatic berths....
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2014 Week 8 Football Playoff Listing

2014 Week 8 Football Playoff Listing
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Click below for this week's list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools, displaying their win-loss records and playoff averages through the seventh week of the season.
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Drive for Detroit: Week 7 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 7 in Review
Monday, October 13, 2014
Just as things are finishing up this MHSAA football regular season, plenty is getting started. The 11-player playoff field is nearly half full with two weeks to play – 126 teams have earned automatic berths, with 66 more one win from joining them.
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 7

A Game for Every Fan: Week 7
Friday, October 10, 2014
League champions will celebrate this weekend. And 88 teams have the opportunity to clinch playoff berths, joining 54 that already have qualified.   But a similar pressure rests on the 117 teams that enter this weekend 3-3 – and needing to win out to earn aut...
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Football Follies

Football Follies
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
No level of football but this – for the youngest players who have the most vulnerable skulls – allows the idiocy of three games in a weekend.
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2014 Week 7 Football Playoff Listing

2014 Week 7 Football Playoff Listing
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Following is a list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools, displaying their win-loss records and playoff averages through the sixth week of the season.
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Drive for Detroit: Week 6 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 6 in Review
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Less than a month remains in the MHSAA football regular season, and 21 percent of the 11-player playoff field is filled after 53 teams earned qualifying wins during Week 6. A number of others must turn their attention solely to the postseason after the whittling over t...
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Bowl Games Are Bad

Bowl Games Are Bad
Friday, October 3, 2014
The idea to conduct one or more high school football bowl games in Florida in late December is a bad idea on every possible level of consideration. 
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#TBT: 120 Years of Ithaca Football Wins

#TBT: 120 Years of Ithaca Football Wins
Thursday, October 2, 2014
The Ithaca football team has won 61 straight games dating to opening night 2010, a stretch that is the longest active streak in the U.S. But more than a century before the Yellowjackets began this era of invincibility, they were among those embracing the sport during i...
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 6

A Game for Every Fan: Week 6
Thursday, October 2, 2014
We’ve reached October, and that means two things – league titles and lots of numbers. We’ll cover the former by telling you which teams are winning what in our weekly Drive for Detroit reports posted each Monday. As for those piles of numbers, here ar...
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Be the Referee: Football Overtime

Be the Referee: Football Overtime
Thursday, October 2, 2014
This week, MHSAA assistant director Mark Uyl explains how football overtime is played at the high school level.
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2014 Week 6 Football Playoff Listing

2014 Week 6 Football Playoff Listing
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Click below for this week's list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools, displaying their win-loss records and playoff averages, with at least three wins this fall. 
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Drive for Detroit: Week 5 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 5 in Review
Monday, September 29, 2014
No set up is needed to explain the significance of many of the games played across Michigan during Week 5 of the MHSAA football season.  The scores speak for themselves.
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NFL Misdirection

NFL Misdirection
Friday, September 26, 2014
Don’t have this out-of-control league lecture our level about restraint and responsibility.
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Warriors Continue Fight Against Cancer

Warriors Continue Fight Against Cancer
Friday, September 26, 2014
An exemplary effort that has raised more than $200,000 for cancer research and awareness will continue tonight at Walled Lake Western when the Warriors take on Waterford Mott in its annual “Warriors for Warriors” game. This is the fourth season Western has ...
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 5

A Game for Every Fan: Week 5
Friday, September 26, 2014
The MHSAA football season nearly stretches over four full months from the first practices until the final championship game ends at Ford Field in November. But the regular season seems to fly by; just like that, we’re already halfway through and today a month awa...
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2014 Week 5 Football Playoff Listing

2014 Week 5 Football Playoff Listing
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
This list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools displays their win-loss records and playoff averages through the fourth week of the season.
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Drive for Detroit: Week 4 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 4 in Review
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
A total of 93 teams remain undefeated after the fourth week of this MHSAA football season. A number of them had to overcome major challenges last week to remain flawless.
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A Game for Every Fan: Week 4

A Game for Every Fan: Week 4
Friday, September 19, 2014
How much does each game of the MHSAA football season count? It’s only Week 4. But on one hand, 108 teams enter this weekend winless and one more loss from missing their chance at automatic playoff qualification. On the other hand, the elite already are beginn...
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Drive for Detroit: Week 3 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 3 in Review
Monday, September 15, 2014
Yes, it's only mid-September. We've got a long way to go in this MHSAA football season.   But there were a number of games played during Week 3 that should impact significantly how league races unfold through the end of the October. 
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