The 2021 DPL football season will start on Sunday, September 12. Please refer to the 2021 rules with regard to the start of conditioning and practices.
All 5 JV and all 6 varsity teams will advance to the play-offs. Play-offs will be November 7 and 14. The Catholic Bowl will be on Saturday, November 20.
Play-off seedings will be determined by conference win-loss record. The winning percentage could also be used if teams do not get their full schedule of games played. Head-to-head will be used as the tie-breaker and then a coin flip if teams are still tied.