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2014 season gets going full steam, and Friday Game Night has you covered

By Morgan Lee Sports Editor
After last weekend's abbreviated slate, the high school football season gets going full steam this week with nearly every area team getting the 2014 campaign underway.<br /> <br /> And <a href="http://www.accessnorthga.com/fridaygamenight"><b>Friday Game Night</b></a> will be covering all the angles.<br /> <br /> Visit our special football section every day this week for a review of "Week Zero" -- including our weekly 5 things column up now -- special features, previews of the upcoming games for "Week 1."<br /> <br /> This week we'll be looking at the jaw-dropping performance of North Gwinnett quarterback John Urzua, the task ahead for Gainesville quarterback Mikey Gonzalez and the the season-opening showdown for Flowery Branch and Chestatee -- plus much more.<br /> <br /> We will keep our prep football content updated on <a href="http://www.accessnorthga.com/fridaygamenight"><b>Friday Game Night</b></a> throughout the season, so be sure to keep checking in.<br /> <br /> <b>PREP FOOTBALL SCHEDULE, Aug. 29</b><br /> Apalachee at Woodland-Henry<br /> Banks County at Commerce<br /> Berkmar at Buford<br /> Dawson County at Forsyth Central<br /> East Hall at Wesleyan<br /> Fannin County at Gilmer<br /> Flowery Branch at Chestatee -- Radio: 102.9 FM<br /> Gainesville at Grayson -- Radio: 1240 AM<br /> Habersham Central at Rabun County<br /> Lakeview Academy at East Jackson<br /> Lanier at Lambert<br /> Madison County at Jackson County<br /> Mill Creek at West Forsyth<br /> North Cobb at North Gwinnett<br /> North Forsyth at Cherokee<br /> Pickens at White County<br /> Riverside Military at Fellowship Christian<br /> Stephens County at Franklin County<br /> Union County at Towns County<br /> West Hall at Johnson -- Radio: AM 550<br /> Winder-Barrow at Jefferson
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