Ford is honoring Texas high school football players with weekly honors for their performance on the field. Longview News Journal's Bob Ward is a member of the Advisory Board that helps pick one player in each class every week. The award comes out every Thursday. So far, at least one East Texan has been honored in four of the five weeks.
Week Zero/One: 1A-T.J. Adams, RB, Beckville
Week Two: 3A-G.J. Kinne, QB, Gilmer
Week Four: 2A-Chris Davis, RB, Troup
Week Five: 3A-Justin Sturns, QB, Rusk - 1A-Brock Blair, RB, Union Hill