Jesuit (6-2, 2-1) at Brother Martin (8-0, 3-0)
1 p.m., Tad Gormley
Last week: Jesuit lost to Rummel 10-7; Brother Martin beat Shaw 36-29
Last year: Jesuit won 20-0 in the regular season and 17-14 in the playoffs
Blue Jays are ranked No. 5 in The New Orleans Advocate’s Large School Super 10 and in the LSWA 5A polls. ... Crusaders are sixth in Super 10 and seventh in 5A. ... A Brother Martin win would set up a Catholic League winner-take-all showdown with Rummel next week. ... Jesuit is led by quarterback Trey Laforge, who has thrown for 1,682 yards and 19 TDs this season. He has an abundance of weapons, led by Kalija Lipscomb (37 catches, 610 yards, 10 TDs) and tight end Foster Moreau (30 catches, 422 yards. 6 TDs). Chris Mills (601 yards, 5 TDs) and Charles Jackson (5986, 7 TDs) share the load in the backfield in the balanced attack. ... Robert Lobrano’s 79 tackles lead the defense. ... The Crusaders counter with running game led by Jared West (1,132 yards and 15 TDs) and Bruce Jordan-Swilling (700 yards, 14 TDs). ... QB Jake Broggi has thrown for 1,247 yards and 12 TDs.
Salmen (1-7, 1-2) at Riverdale (4-4, 1-2)
2 p.m. Yenni
Last week: Salmen lost to East Jefferson 23-15; Riverdale beat Pearl River 48-0
Last year: Salmen won 54-20
Riverdale has dropped three of its last four games, with the only victory coming against winless Pearl River. ... The Rebels are led by speedster Donte Jackson and Darius Bovie. Bovie has rushed for 1,245 yards (fourth-best in the area) and 12 touchdowns. ... Salmen’s only win was a come-from-behind victory over Lakeshore in Week 6, but Spartans showed some fight last week against East Jefferson.
Miller-McCoy (3-5, 1-0) at Thomas Jefferson (6-2, 1-0)
7 p.m., Hoss Memtsas
Last week: Miller-McCoy lost to Easton 40-14; Thomas Jefferson beat Clark 28-6
Last year: Miller-McCoy won 35-21
Winner of this one claims the district title. ... Both teams beat Clark by almost identical scores. (McCoy won 27-7). ... Donte Sincere rushed for 125 yards last week to eclipse the 1,000 yard mark for Thomas Jefferson. ... QB Tyler Lavergne surpassed the 1,000 yard mark in passing as well. ... It’s just the fifth season of playing varsity football for the Jaguars. ... The Lions, who won the district title last season, have won three out of their last four games after starting the season 0-4.