Bradley Central High School 2022

Team Profile

Photos by Andy Mitchell Photography and courtesy of Bradley Central High School

Q & A With Coach Damon Floyd

bradley central high school football coach 2022

Q: How would you characterize this year’s team?

A: Hardworking with a ton of potential.

Q: What will be the keys to your success?

A: Staying healthy and humble.

Q: Who will be your key leaders on the team?

A: Knox Watson (RB/LB), Tito Williams (WR/DB), Jackson Wilson (RB/DB), Gage Anderson (RB/LB), and Rodney Williams (TE/LB).

Q: What are your biggest reasons for optimism?

A: Ten starters back on defense and seven on offense.

Q: What will keep you up at night?

A: The team’s overall health.

Q: What can you build on from last year?

A: Depth in each position.

Q: Any lessons learned from last year?

A: Never say never.

Q: Will we see anything different this year?

A: A few new names will be Don Jones, JD Kirkpatrick, Jarrius Rogers, and Damarius Ballard.

Q: How would you characterize your team’s speed?

A: We have some good team speed, but so do other teams in our region.

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Coach name: Damon Floyd (17 yrs. as a head coach, 17th as head coach at Bradley)

Division/Class: TN I-6A

2021 Overall Record: 9-3

2021 District Finish: 2nd

Mascot: Bears

2022 Schedule


18 Brainerd (H)

26 Walker Valley (H)


2 Cleveland (H)

9 McMinn Co. (H)

16 Hardin Valley (A)

30 Bearden (A)


7 Ooltewah (H)

14 Farragut (H)

21 Rhea Co. (A)

28 Maryville (H)

Coach’s View

Tough region and non-region opponents will make for a tough week-in and week-out season, but if we stick together, continue working hard, and make plays when we need to, then we can be successful.

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