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Game number 757 for the Howe Bulldogs. Howe has a record of 384-348-24 since the first game on Sept. 20, 1935.
Howe is 2-0
The Bulldogs start the season with two wins for the first time since 2015 (beat Bonham 41-14 and Sacred Heart, 27-0). Howe teams that started 2-0: 2018, 2015 (4-0), 2014, 2010 (4-0), 1996 (3-0), 1995, 1994, 1987 (6-0), 1985, 1984 (3-0), 1982, 1977, 1973, 1966 (5-0), 1948 (3-0), 1946 (8-0), 1945 (8-0), 1942, 1941 (4-0), 1940 (9-0), 1939 (7-0), 1936.
Howe Coaches that started 2-0
Howe Head Coach Bill Jehling starts his Bulldogs career at 2-0. Other Dogs head coaches to do so are Corey Crane (4-0), Davey DuBose (3-0), Jim Fryar, George Matlock (3-0), Jack Osborn (8-0), John B. Lair (8-0), Self-coached, H.A. McDonald (4-0), Wesley Cox (9-0), L.B. Morris.
Howe accumulated 338 rushing yards last week against S&S. With Howe’s 314 vs. Ponder, Howe’s total for 2018 is 652 on 95 carries (6.86 yards per carry). Howe’s total yardage of 681 by the 101 offensive plays in the first two weeks equals a 6.74 yards per snap.
Howe now has a 3-game winning streak with the season finale win over Callisburg last year and the two wins to open this season. The last time Howe won three in a row was games was in the 2016 season (wins over Callisburg, Grandview, and Jefferson).
On this day in Bulldog History (3-5)
1962, loss at S&S, 16-0
1973, win over Princeton, 18-14
1979, loss at Aubrey, 12-11
1984, win over S&S, 34-0
1990, loss at Van Alstyne, 12-6
2001, loss at Denton Liberty Christian, 49-9
2007, loss at Durant, 52-12
2012, win at Whitewright, 41-20
Howe vs. Bells History
Howe has played 95 games against opponents other than Bells lately. The last matchup between the two schools came on Oct. 9, 2009 with Bells winning, 12-6 in Bells. This is the 48th meeting overall between Howe and Bells. Howe owns a 34-8-5 record in the series that dates back to Nov. 20, 1936. Howe won that first matchup at Bulldog Stadium, 19-6. The Bulldogs won 7 games in a row over Bells from 1945-1962. Howe then won 8 games in a row from 1979-1994. Bells has only beaten Howe in back-to-back games once (1964 and 1965).
The Panthers have only won one game at Bulldog Stadium since 1965. Overall at home, Howe has a 21-4-1 record against Bells.