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Offensive player of the week (9/10): Colleyville Heritage’s Cody Thomas
What he did: Thomas led the Heritage offense to a 54-38 come-from-behind victory against Denton Guyer. He was responsible for seven of the team’s eight touchdowns, including three in the fourth quarter.
Who he is: A 6-5, 220-pound senior quarterback
The stats: 32-of-43 passing for 394 yards and five touchdowns; four carries for 70 yards and two touchdowns.
He said it: “I told our defense at halftime ‘If you just give us one stop, we’ll change the momentum of the game.’ And that’s what they did.”
Coach said it: “The average person probably doesn’t know what a great person he is. He’s a hard worker, a great leader and he makes everybody around him better.” — Mike Fuller
Did you know? Thomas has 628 passing yards, six TDs and no interceptions. … He committed to Oklahoma this summer over offers from Alabama, Auburn, Florida, LSU, Oregon and others. … His 70 rushing yards in the win exceeded the 55 yards he had during the entire 2011 season. “This year I have a lot more freedom with what I can do as far as running the ball,” he said.
3 TDs in win vs. 4A No. 1 Tyler John Tyler
Gar. N. Forest
9 receptions, 253 yards, 4 TDs
TC Byron Nelson
201 rushing yards, 4 TDs
343 passing yards, 5 TDs
266 rushing yards, 4 TDs
Made four field goals (40, 41, 29, 52)
24-for-31 passing, 424 yards, 5 TDs
2 kick returns, 170 yards, 2 TDs
206 passing yards, 142 rushing yards, 4 TDs
203 rushing yards, 3 TDs, 2 pass TDs
300 passing yards, 2 TDs, 2 rush TDs
Torii Hunter Jr.
8 receptions, 173 yards, 3 TDs
269 total yards, 4 TDs
24-for-32 passing, 342 yards, 5 TDs
99 rushing yards, 4 TDs
196 rushing yds. , 3 TDs, 304 passing yds., 3 TDs
Carr. Prin. of Peace
228 rushing yards, 4 TDs
298 total yards, 3 TDs
206 rushing yards, 5 TDs
243 rushing yards, 6 TDs