Friday Night Lives In big cities and small towns, high school football is the ritual that defines the fall. And for many young men, it defines who they are. All season long, NPR brings you the stories, struggles and victories of the sport, while exploring the costs and issues it raises.

Emotional Game Honors Slain Coach In Iowa

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Football, Grief And Resolve At Iowa High School

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Prep Football Players Grit Through 'Basic Training'

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New Series To Chronicle High School Football

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At Rye High School in New York, the end-of-game ritual is to jump into a brook. NPR wants to see photos and videos of high school football rituals where you live. clyatt.jasper via Flickr hide caption

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