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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: R.D. Taylor

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1917  <-- 1928 <- 1929 -> 1930 --> 2020

1929 Season Highlights
 R.D. Taylor enters his 1st season as Head Coach at Decatur.
1929 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 27  vs. Hanceville    7   7   T       
 Fri., Oct. 4  vs. Lawrence County    2   0   W       
 Fri., Oct. 11  vs. Elkmont    47   0   W       
 Sat., Oct. 19  vs. Phillips Birmingham    0   26   L       
 Fri., Oct. 25  @ Sheffield    0   40   L       
 Fri., Nov. 1  OPEN 
 Fri., Nov. 8  vs. Huntsville    0   0   T       
 Fri., Nov. 15  vs. Athens    14   7   W       
 Fri., Nov. 22  OPEN 
 Thu., Nov. 28  vs. Hartselle    13   6   W       
1929 Season Totals
  Record4-2 -2
  Points Scored83
  Scoring Average10.4
  Points Allowed86
  Defense Average10.8
  Opponents Record34-26 -9
  Home Record4-1 -2
  Away Record0-1
1929 Class  Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Decatur was not ranked.

1929 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Decatur Players on File.

1929 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 DobbinsT HM  BAH

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