Airing it out: Quarterback, receivers benefit from passing-centered game

by | Jul 7, 2017 | Sports

Princeton’s Brendon Strickland looks for an open teammate at Wylie East High School. Strickland was inserted into the starting line up near the middle of the 2016 season after starting quarterback Jacob Purdon sustained an injury. David Jenkins/The Princeton Herald.

Football has become a year-round sport in Texas.

Besides the regular season and playoffs, there are offseason workouts, spring practices and summer work out programs.

One of the latter is 7-on-7 competition, played June 29 to July 1 with a state tournament in College Station at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex.

The summer passing league is played by the ball-handling players: the quarterbacks, wide receivers, running backs, tight ends, linebackers, safeties and cornerbacks.

The following is the breakdown of the rules and regulations for 7-on-7, according to the website texas7on7.com.

For the complete story see the July 6 edition of The Princeton Herald or click here for the e-Edition.

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