Some Western students are having a football Thanksgiving. Western's football team practiced Thursday morning in preparation for Saturday's first play-off game. After practice some players and coaches met at the Holiday Inn for Thanksgiving Dinner. Although many of the players were away from home they say they were happy to be with their teammates.
The first round of the play-offs starts this Saturday at the L.T. Smith Stadium. Western will defend their National Championship title against Jacksonville State. Kick-off is at 2:30 and tickets are still available. For more information call 1-800-5-BIG-RED.