Marketing HS football's scary

As much as TMQ loves the NFL, it holds high school football even more dear in some ways. And it's a little worried about all this high school football marketing.

Updated: October 3, 2006, 2:16 PM ET
By Gregg Easterbrook | Special to Page 2

A while back when I was writing for NFL.com -- I learned so much football hanging around NFL guys that now I practically know what I'm talking about -- I asked a Powerful League Insider what was next in football promotion. Without hesitation he answered, "High school." High school football, he explained, was still pure. The pro version of the sport is excellent, but few can empathize with millionaire players and owners who whine nonstop. The college version of the sport just gets better and better, ...

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