GAINESVILLE, Fla. — It is about that time for the helmets and pads to come out of the closet and the cleats to be placed on the feet so toe can meet leather… well almost.
Yes, it almost time for spring football to get underway in the Sunshine State which gives coaches a look at the talent they will have to work with this fall while giving the fans a glimpse into the future.
With that said let’s take a look at some of the hype that teams have been pushing out there on social media
Leon (Tallahassee) is ready to roll with spring football given the GIF that was used:
— Leon Lions Football (@LeonLionsFB) April 23, 2017
Coconut Creek head coach Gerald Cox is heading into his second year at the helm looking to build upon last year:
— Coach Cox (@Coachgcox) April 23, 2017
If there is a different way to get things started with Spring Football before hitting the field, Satellite held a community service day yesterday:
— Satellite Football (@ScorpFootball) April 23, 2017
A reminder from Largo that there are No Excuses in the 20 days each team is allotted for spring practice:
2016 Class 6A state semifinalist Charlotte (Punta Gorda) is ready to head back out on the field:
— CHS Tarpon Football (@CHSTarponFB) April 23, 2017
Some new helmets are in order for Space Coast (Cocoa) with spring football starting:
— VipersFootball (@scvipersfb) April 23, 2017
Lake Mary Prep, a Sunshine State Athletic Conference (SSAC) member, is reminding everyone to get off the tracks:
— LMP FOOTBALL PROGRAM (@LMPFootball1) April 23, 2017
Another SSAC member, Christ’s Church Academy released a hype video for spring football:
— Coach Jim Stomps (@coachstomps) April 23, 2017
A couple of teams are getting their Ric Flair on:
We are about 25 hours or so away from SPRING FOOTBALL! THE BIG GREEN INDIAN WAY! Woooooo! pic.twitter.com/MKJDlP7LCp
— Choctaw Football (@BigGreenIndian) April 23, 2017
— PSL Jaguars Football (@PSLJagsFootball) April 23, 2017
Hillsborough (Tampa) is ready to separate the weak from the strong:
Heck, even the media might be ready to go for Spring Football like Tampa Bay Times’ Bob Putnam is:
Football season officially begins Monday with spring practice. Who's ready?
— Bob Putnam (@BobbyHomeTeam) April 23, 2017
Astronaut (Titusville) released their schedule with the helmets from the Florida Helmet Project to get people pumped up:
— Astroville (@AstronautFB) April 23, 2017
Columbia (Lake City) is reminding us they are ready:
@FlaHSFootball you already know columbia looking forward to spring football, time to turn up and get back to state, North Florida watch out
— ColumbiaHighSports (@sports_CHSLC) April 23, 2017
And here is another GIF with Lake Gibson (Lakeland):
— LG Braves Football (@LGBravesFB) April 23, 2017
Everyone should hydrate for tomorrow…not just those at Godby (Tallahassee):
Last, but certainly not least, Greg Miller, who will be the first head coach at the new Windermere High in Orange County is reminding college coaches they are up and running:
Coaches Windermere High School is up and running for the spring. Although we have only current sophomores or younger, we have players.
— Greg Miller (@coachmill57) April 23, 2017
And remember for a complete list of Spring Football Games & Jamborees, click here.
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