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   The best of the best in Alabama High   
  School Football over the past 100 seasons.

Alabama High School Football Players

 Neil Henderson
 All-State Team
 Year   Class   Position   Team   Source 
1956 2A E 1st  BN
1956 2A E 2nd  BPH
1956 A E 1st  MA

 Year   Award   Position   Class  Source 
 1956  All American E Sr.  WW
 1956  All-Star Game E Sr.  
  High School: Enterprise
  Position: End
  Height/Weight: 6'3" / 195
  Senior Season: 1956
  College: Auburn

 High School Bio:

            Henderson played varsity football two years, gaining All-S.A.C. in 1955 and 1956, and All-State and All-America in 1956. He captained his 1956 team and also participated in track. His specialties: pass reception, extra points, punting, kicking off. Statistics: Caught 14 passes for 227 yards, averaged 46 yards per kickoff, booted 25 PATs, averaged 32 yards per punt.

Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

The first football game played by a high school team in Alabama was in 1892 when Central Birmingham (Phillips) lost to Alabama 56-0 on November 11.