After nine months of waiting, the high school football season begins tonight. A full slate of games are on deck in nearly every corner of the state.

Only one question remains: which high school football games are the ones you should pay attention to?

Never fear. Every Friday at 7 a.m., I'll post the seven best high school football games that start at 7 that night. It’ll include commentary from the coaches and analysis of the specific matchup.

These are the seven games at 7 p.m. that you should know about.

Be sure to join the conversation either via Twitter by following me @TPhibbsDNews or by using the hashtag #DNPreps. Also, if you haven't done it yet, make sure you register for the Deseret News high school football grid picks contest.

Email: tphibbs@deseretnews.com; Twitter: @TPhibbsDNews