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  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Decatur Football Team History

Decatur Red Raiders
Decatur High School

1011 Prospect Dr. SE Decatur, AL 35601
Stadium: Shorty Ogle Stadium
Colors: Red & Black
Coach: T.L. Kerby

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1917  <-- 1926 <- 1927 -> 1928 --> 2020

1927 Season Highlights
 T.L. Kerby enters his 2nd season as Head Coach at Decatur.
 First 10-0 regular season.
1927 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 23   Elkton TN    7   0   W       
 Fri., Sep. 30   Huntsville    13   0   W       
    Athens    15   0   W       
    Florence    6   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 21   Deshler    14   12   W       
    Fairview    63   0   W       
    Sheffield    16   0   W       
    Hackleburg    46   0   W       
 Fri., Nov. 18  @ Lawrence County    13   0   W       
 Thu., Nov. 24   Hartselle    59   7   W       
1927 Season Totals
  Points Scored252
  Scoring Average25.2
  Points Allowed19
  Defense Average1.9
  Opponents Record25-36 -6
  Home Record0-0
  Away Record1-0
1927 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Decatur was not ranked.

1927 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Decatur Players on File.

1927 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 Pete WestFB 1st  BAH
 PriceG HM  BN
 WestHB HM  BN

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