Jeremy Pruitt's father takes HS coaching job in Georgia, closer to Knoxville

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Dale Pruitt is known as a legendary high school football coach in the southeast region, specifically in Alabama.

Dale Pruitt calls out plays during a practice at Albertville High School in 2018.

He's now taking a new coaching job at Dade High School in Georgia.

Dale is the father of Tennessee head football coach Jeremy Pruitt.

Pruitt's career high school coaching record is 289-138 in 38 seasons.

He was the head coach at Albertville High School in Alabama (his most recent stop) for five seasons.

One of the videos above is a story WVLT did with Dale Pruitt in October of 2018.

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