When the Temple football team opens up Thursday night against visiting Villanova in the inaugural Mayor's Cup at Lincoln Financial Field, what Owls fans will see when their team lines up on offense is a front line that is bigger and deeper than Temple has gone to battle with in many a year.
Prep has another tough schedule; Suburban One powers rebuild.
By Rick O, Inquirer Columnist
With the 2009 season set to kick off in a few hours, let's take a look at some pressing matters for area teams, noteworthy returning players, and some miscellaneous items mixed in with a few predictions:
During the pressure cooker portion of the Elite 11 semifinals, when quarterbacks have two minutes to move the ball 60 yards, Archbishop Wood's Anthony Russo closed with a 50-yard touchdown pass.