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Football is a year-round sport in Texas; that leaves other states playing catch-up

Updated: January 16, 2012, 2:36 PM ET
By Brandon Parker | ESPNHS

As Bob Wager tore through Buzz Bissinger's classic book "Friday Night Lights" in 1992, his calling became glaringly clear. So clear that the then-22-year-old graduate assistant football coach at Springfield College in Massachusetts traded in his car for a motorcycle, packed a few bags, scrounged together $500 and made the 1,800-mile trip to the mecca of high school football -- Texas.

"That's the reason I moved down here. I knew the greatness of Texas high school football, had read ...

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