Posted On: 11/23/20 1:51 PM

The playoffs are here, and Class 7A will showcase some incredible games on Friday night in the first round of the playoffs.

Of course, it appears the powerful Grayson Rams will be the favorite to win another state title game, but they’ll have to get through a Tift County team led by elite defensive line target Tyre West in the first round. Tift County went 2-6 this year and had arguably the toughest schedule of any team in the peach state. The sneaked into the playoffs, and now they’ll have to play possibly the best team in the state.

The Rams, led by USC QB commit Jake Garcia and Clemson RB commit Phil MafahPhilMafah6'1" | RBGrayson | 2021StateGA, should get past Tift County with ease. They’ll then have a second-round matchup against the winner of the Harrison/Newnan game. The Harrison Hoyas are 3-6 this year, and they will have to play a great game to beat the 9-1 Newnan Cougars. Newnan has big wins over Sandy Creek and McEachern this year, and their only loss was to 9-1 Coweta County by just one point.

So the Rams will likely play Newnan in the second round, and that’s a game they could lose,

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