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  • Former NFL players Stroughter, Floyd teach, coach and give back to Sacramento

    Malcolm Floyd and Sammie Stroughter are coaching McClatchy and Rio Americano high schools, respectively. Both face enormous challenges in turning around their programs.

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Joe Davidson

Joe Davidson

A unique perspective on sports in the Sacramento region, from high schools to the pros

‘New level of passion’: How 2 former NFL players plan to revive area high school teams

September 14, 2017 5:37 PM

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Joe Davidson has covered sports for The Sacramento Bee since 1988. He's an award-winning authority on high school sports, specializing in going behind the scenes to report on what makes teams and athletes unique. Though Davidson has been accused of being a graduate of Del Oro, De La Salle, Elk Grove, Franklin, Grant, Granite Bay, Jesuit, Oak Ridge, Rocklin, St. Francis and many other local schools, he attended high school in Oregon, where he participated in football and track.

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