First game on purpose. Third game by accident. Either way, I have watched the Branham brothers from Columbus Northland High School do their thing on the football field twice.
First game, which was against Mansfield Senior, was tough for both boys. John(2019) was playing running back with a small cast on his hand. Kalil (2020) was gaining some time at wide receiver.
Last Friday, I wanted to see two players from Granville High School, and Granville was hosting Northland. Both boys are getting better at their positions. JJ is healthy now. Kalil seems to be getting more comfortable at the WR position.
John, guessin 5’9-210, is a power inside runner with good speed through the LOS. Breaks tackles and is better after the first contact. Good vision to make the cuts. JJ has the strength and power, but needs to keep working on hip flexibility. Athleticism and flexibility are two areas that he needs to keep getting better. Power – not a problem at all. Continue ReadingRead More »