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Newman achieves school history with undefeated regular season

Source: Garland Gillen, FOX 8 Source: Garland Gillen, FOX 8
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For the first time since Eli Manning was quarterbacking Newman in 1998, the Greenies finished a regular season undefeated and for the first time since Peyton Manning was calling the shots in 1991, it's a 10-0 mark.

Head coach Nelson Stewart, a former teammate of Peyton's at the school, called the 10-0 record a "sacred" mark. The 2017 Greenies achieved their mark in the history books with a 41-0 win over Fisher Friday night.

LHSAA will announce playoff brackets Saturday.

FOX 8 Football Friday has highlights and scores from all around South Louisiana, starting at 10:18 p.m. for the first two weeks of the playoffs.

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