THURSDAY'S CITY GAME
Bryan Station vs. Collins
at Shelby County
Records: Bryan Station 6-3 (beat Henry Clay 31-14); Collins 7-2 (beat Atherton 56-0)
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Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.
Titan among Titans: Collins' senior middle linebacker Michael Brooks is one of the leading tacklers in the state, with 140 tackles, including 72 solo. He's returned a fumble and two interceptions for TDs. He's also rushed for 7 TDs, caught 2 TD passes and he's thrown for one score.
Step-up man: Bryan Station was without leading rusher (L.J. Warfield) and starting QB (Ora Johnson) last week because of injuries, but LeDarius Jackson took over and rushed for 221 yards and a TD against Henry Clay. Jackson had rushed for 406 yards in the Defenders' first eight games.
Playoff picture: Bryan Station will host Fern Creek in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs next Friday. Collins will be at home against Moore in 4A.