The Bulldogs are in the same boat that they are in most years.
Head coach Hugh Sandifer returns just 2 starters on offense and 2 starters on defense for the 2013 season, but they are the only Big Country team ranked in the Top 25 in the preseason.
Offensively, Blake Frampton takes over at quarterback for the Bulldogs this year. He is having a good summer and has Wylie in the state 7-on-7 tournament.
Linebacker Jaxon Bounds leads the way defensively. Bounds is the Preseason Defensive MVP according to Texas Football.
Carthage is ranked #1 to start the season. They are followed by Gilmer at #2. Defending Division 1 state champion Stephenville is 3rd and Argyle is 4th.