'Toughness and fundamentals in the trenches': Four of The Bee's ranked teams to watch

Here's a look at the storied Grant High Pacers and three other preps football teams to keep an eye on.
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Here's a look at the storied Grant High Pacers and three other preps football teams to keep an eye on.
Joe Davidson

Joe Davidson

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

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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.

Contact Davidson at jdavidson@sacbee.com or on twitter at @SacBee_JoeD.

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