It’s hard to forget going to DuPont Manual High School to help CEEK VR introduce high school students to the powers of virtual reality and announce plans to gather content at the infamous Male vs. DuPont Manual football game, and not just because it was on Valentine’s Day. All we can say, is we certainly […]
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We know how many great players from Great American Rivalry Series games go on to make a name for themselves at the highest level, but this year, an astonishing 26 players from Rivalry games will suit up for the biggest football game of the year. We’ll be watching the game to see if one of these […]
Let’s face it. The NFL Pro Bowl is never the most exciting thing in the world to watch. After all, football is an intense sport, one that doesn’t lend itself well to “exhibition.” But here at the Great American Rivalry Series we have one (or 17) reasons to watch the NFL Pro Bowl this Sunday. […]
According to the latest 2019 NFL mock drafts, four Great American Rivalry Series alums could be selected in the 1st round of the upcoming NFL Draft. Most outlets expect Ohio State DE Nick Bosa to be selected 1st overall. Bosa, like so many top prospects, played high school football at St. Thomas Aquinas. He was […]
If the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs is anywhere near as exciting as Wild Card Weekend, this Saturday and Sunday should be fun. The Eagles, Colts, Cowboys, and Chargers remain from last weekend, while the Rams, Patriots, Saints, and Chiefs enter the fray after Round 1 byes. This weekend, seventeen former Rivalry Series players […]
Tonight’s National Championship game between Clemson and Alabama is a game of two programs who are intimately familiar with one another. The matchup marks the fourth straight College Football Playoff game between the two schools and the third in a row played for the National Championship. Simply, these two teams have been the two best […]
The Great American Rivalry Series produces the best and brightest, both on and off the field. With the College Football Playoff National Championship Game this Monday and a packed slate of NFL Wild Card games, this weekend is just about every football fan’s dream come true. The Great American Rivalry Series is represented well in […]
An astonishing sixteen teams from the 2018 Great American Rivalry Series have now won state championships this season. 2018 marked the 15th anniversary for the Series, and the teams selected were better than ever. We look forward to even more state titles in 2019!
The Lakeland Dreadnaughts came into the Florida Class 7A championship game against St. Thomas Aquinas feeling the expectation that the ever-dominant Raiders from St. Thomas Aquinas would win yet another big game, win yet another state championship. The Raiders always seem to find a way to step up when it’s needed the most. But the […]
As far as freshman seasons in college football go, they don’t get much better than Rondale Moore at Purdue in 2018. Moore was recently named Big Ten Freshman of the year and Big Ten receiver of the year. It’s easy to see why with games like this one. Some may be surprised by Rondale Moore’s […]