Just as importantly, the Eagles are No. 9 in the 2021 College Football America Yearbook’s NAIA Preseason Top 30. The Eagles are one of the highest-ranked Mid-South Conference programs in the CFA preseason Top 30.
Burroughs, a senior from Folkston, Georgia, returns after the Eagles went 9-1 overall and 6-0 in Mid-South play in the Appalachian Division. The Eagles played all of their regular-season games in the spring, and then fell in the second round of the playoffs to another Mid-South Conference team, Keiser.
Burroughs was named an NAIA First-Team All-American for the 2020 season.
The Eagles open the 2021 football season at Kennesaw State on Sept. 2. The Eagles open the home portion of their schedule against Warner on Sept. 11.
The NAIA section of the College Football America 2021 Yearbook features 16 pages of content including:
- National NAIA preview;
- NAIA preseason Starting Lineup;
- Update on each NAIA conference;
- Capsules for every NAIA team, including 2020 results and 2021 schedules;
- Six color action, coach and stadium photos.
The College Football America 2021 Yearbook features more than 900 college football teams from the United States and Canada in more than 250 striking, full-color pages. That includes every team from the NCAA (FBS, FCS, Division II and Division III), NAIA, NJCAA, CCCAA and U Sports (Canada). It also includes updates on club football, one-year postgraduate prep/sports academies and Mexican college football, along with dozens of action shots and stadium photos taken by the CFA staff.
The print edition is available online via Amazon.com and other major retailers such as Barnes & Noble and Books-A-Million.