Landry-Walker (5-2) at Helen Cox (1-6), Memtsas
Last week: Landry-Walker beat Higgins 47-27; Cox lost to East Jefferson 32-14
Last season: Landry-Walker won 33-5
The buzz: Charging Bucs are 4-0 and Cougars are 0-4 in District 8-5A. … Landry-Walker, ranked No. 7 in The New Orleans Advocate Super 10 for Large Schools, has won five straight games after 0-2 start. … QB Keytaon Thompson, a Mississippi State commitment, has accounted for 26 TDs during that streak. … Cougars have dropped six straight since season-opening win over Riverdale.
Higgins (3-4) at Bonnabel (1-6), Yenni, 6:30
Last week: Higgins lost to Landry-Walker 47-27; Bonnabel lost to Chalmette 28-20
Last season: Higgins won 21-14
The buzz: Hurricanes are 2-2 and Bruins are 1-3 in District 8-5A. … Bonnabel RB Maurice Britton rushed for 172 yards and a TD and had 231 all-purpose yards last week. … QB Daniel White leads the Hurricanes.
Riverdale (1-6) at McDonogh 35 (7-0), Pan American
Last week: Riverdale lost to Lake Area 35-0; McDonogh 35 beat Warren Easton 26-7
Last season: McDonogh 35 won 62-10
The buzz: Roneagles, ranked No. 6 in The New Orleans Advocate Super 10 for Large Schools and No. 3 in LSWA’s Class 4A poll, are 4-0 in District 9-4A. … Rebels are 0-4. … Rebels have lost four straight since beating Grace King and have scored just two points in past three games. … They were outscored 135-2 in those losses. … DB Brad Stewart leads the Roneagles defense, allowing just 11.1 points per game.