East Texas Passing Academy returning for eighth year

East Texas Passing Academy returning for eighth year

POSTED: Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 6:58pm

UPDATED: Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 6:58pm

Gilmer's Jeff Traylor coached Josh McCown at Jacksonville High School in the '90s.

McCown is the starting quarterback of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Soon, McCown will be teammed up with Traylor again.

The Gilmer coach will hold his eighth annual East Texas Passing Academy June 14 through June 16.

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Josh McCown will be joined at the Academy by his brother Luke McCown of the Saints.

Former Gilmer standout Curtis Brown of the Steelers will return for this three-day event.

So will former Buckeye and current Philadelphia Eagles quarterback G. J. Kinne.

Here is a list of other East Texas athletes who will be in Gilmer for the Aacademy...

Josh Walker - Texas A&M
Devondrick Dixon - Texas St.
Jaidon Parrish - SFA
Luke Turner - Rice
Jordan Traylor - Texas A&M
Darrion Pollard - Rice
Darrian "Stump" Godfrey-New Mexico
Manual Johnson- Dallas Cowboys
Houston Tuminello-Midwestern St.
Braylon Webb-University of Missouri
Tae Bowser-Mississippi St
Hunter Harrison - Louisiana College
Tevin Godfrey-Texas A&M Commerce
Justin Johnson-Oklahoma
Lamar Harris-Oklahoma
Kevin Hollis-Kansas State
Gus Johnson - Stephen F. Austin
Josh Thompson-Louisiana College
Tray Webb - Tyler Junior College
Jamell Kennedy-SMU
Ben Griffith - Sam Houston St.


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