Fans will get their first look at this year’s Decatur High football team when the Bulldogs play Holy Innocents in a scrimmage game at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Decatur High Stadium.
Fans will see a lot of players on the field and sidelines. The school’s new coach, Brad Waggoner, plans to dress out about 70 players for the game. Last year, only about 38 players dressed for games, he said.
“It’s a big roster but it’s a young roster,” he said. “There’s not a lot of Friday night experience.”
The team has a handful of seniors. One of the leaders will be Terryon Robinson, a wide receiver who has already received a scholarship offer from South Alabama, Waggoner said.
Waggoner said other top seniors will be Andrew Brown, a transfer from Pennsylvania, and twins Terez and Perez Cowan.
On offense, Waggoner expects to use a