Semi-pro football teams around the area opening up their schedules this weekend, including the oldest semi-professional football team in America.
The Watertown Red & Black open up their Northeastern Football Alliance schedule by hosting the Syracuse Strong Saturday night.
Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at the Alex Duffy Fairgrounds.
Head Coach George Ashcraft is ready to get the season underway, even though it's an early start.
You can hear more in the video on how the season is shaping up for the R&B.