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Bob Putnam, Rodney Page, Laura Keeley, Matt Baker, John C. Cotey, Joey Knight

Would you send your kid to a football prep school?

14

June

That's a question that popped into my head after today's announcement that IMG Academy in Bradenton will field a high school football team in the 2013-14 school year.

The football training will obviously be top-notch, even if it's still unclear who IMG will play during the season. The off-field stuff will be different from the traditional high school experience. Not sure what kind of a prom IMG will throw, for instance. Seems like a trade-off, to me.

So, parents and coaches, would you want one of your kids to go to school at a football prep school? And, players, which experience would you prefer?

 

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Home Team

Bob Putnam, Rodney Page, Laura Keeley, Matt Baker, John C. Cotey, Joey Knight

Would you send your kid to a football prep school?

14

June

That's a question that popped into my head after today's announcement that IMG Academy in Bradenton will field a high school football team in the 2013-14 school year.

The football training will obviously be top-notch, even if it's still unclear who IMG will play during the season. The off-field stuff will be different from the traditional high school experience. Not sure what kind of a prom IMG will throw, for instance. Seems like a trade-off, to me.

So, parents and coaches, would you want one of your kids to go to school at a football prep school? And, players, which experience would you prefer?

 

[Last modified: Saturday, July 14, 2012 12:21am]

    

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