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Falcons

Ben Roethlisberger leads Steelers to 27-20 win over Falcons

Ben Roethlisberger leads Steelers to 27-20 win over FalconsBen Roethlisberger threw for 360 yards, William Gay returned an interception for a touchdown, and the Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Atlanta Falcons 27-20 Sunday.
  • Falcons
  • 3 days ago
Crime

Arrest made in fatal shooting of Auburn's Jakell Mitchell

Arrest made in fatal shooting of Auburn's Jakell MitchellAn arrest was made Sunday in connection with fatal shooting of Auburn freshman football player Jakell Mitchell.
  • Crime
  • 3 days ago
High School

Saturday State Title Recap

Saturday State Title RecapThe final day of high school football in the state of Georgia for 2014 provided some incredible games for state championships
  • High School
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
NCAAF

Auburn redshirt freshman Jakell Mitchell shot and killed

Auburn redshirt freshman Jakell Mitchell shot and killedAuburn freshman football player Jakell Mitchell was shot and killed at an apartment complex near the Auburn University campus early Sunday morning.
  • NCAAF
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Hawks

Harris' jumper at buzzer ends Hawks' win streak

Harris' jumper at buzzer ends Hawks' win streakOn their second opportunity, the Orlando Magic ended Atlanta's win streak.
  • Hawks
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Hawks

Hawks hire diversity officer 'to help rebuild' trust

Hawks hire diversity officer 'to help rebuild' trustNzinga Shaw was living in Atlanta and working for a high-powered PR agency Edelman — as the senior vice president of diversity and inclusion — when the Atlanta Hawks' racially insensitive internal e-mails and conversations were made public in the summer.
  • Hawks
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
NCAAF

Oregon QB Marcus Mariota wins Heisman Trophy

Oregon QB Marcus Mariota wins Heisman TrophyMark Helfrich made a trip to Hawaii in the spring of 2010 to watch M arcus Mariota, an overlooked three-star prospect, go through practice and throw the football on his high school field.
  • NCAAF
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
High School

State Championships Friday Recap

State Championships Friday RecapThe first of two days at the Georgia Dome provided some memorable state title games.
  • High School
  • 4 days, 17 hours ago
NFL

Cam Newton on accident: 'Somebody is supposed to be dead'

Cam Newton on accident: 'Somebody is supposed to be dead'Newton told reporters Thursday he considered himself fortunate after accident.
  • NFL
  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
Hawks

Hawks name Shaw diversity and inclusion officer

Hawks name Shaw diversity and inclusion officerThe Atlanta Hawks on Thursday hired Nzinga Shaw as the team's first chief diversity and inclusion officer.
  • Hawks
  • 5 days, 23 hours ago
NCAAF

Nike's uniforms for the College Football Championship teams

Nike's uniforms for the College Football Championship teamsNew Ohio State uniforms and gear produced by Nike for the College Football National Championship.
  • NCAAF
  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
NCAAF

Georgia can't use all available practices

Georgia can't use all available practicesThe Bulldogs will have just over three weeks to prepare for their matchup with the Louisville Cardinals in the Belk Bow
  • NCAAF
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
NFL

Andre Roberts, Bashaud Breeland fight at Redskins practice

Andre Roberts, Bashaud Breeland fight at Redskins practiceFrustration at Redskins Park turned violent during Wednesday's practice in Ashburn.
  • NFL
  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
NFL

Texans fan gets last laugh after Jaguars fan cancels her flight

Texans fan gets last laugh after Jaguars fan cancels her flightTexans fan Alice Rodriguez can often be seen decked out in her team's gear. She has the shirts, the shoes and even sports a Texans themed key on her keychain.
  • NFL
  • 1 week ago
NFL

Panthers' Cam Newton released from hospital following car crash

Panthers' Cam Newton released from hospital following car crashCam Newton was sore but in good spirits after being released from a Charlotte hospital just after 11 a.m. ET Wednesday following a Tuesday car crash that left him with two transverse process fractures in his lower back.
  • NFL
  • 1 week ago
Braves

Braves release new renderings of mixed-use development at SunTrust Park

Braves release new renderings of mixed-use development at SunTrust ParkThe Atlanta Braves released four new conceptual renderings of the mixed-use development surrounding SunTrust Park on Tuesday.
  • Braves
  • 1 week ago
Braves

PHOTOS: New drawings of Atlanta Braves new ballpark area

PHOTOS: New drawings of Atlanta Braves new ballpark area"Looking out from SunTrust Park, fans will have views onto the plaza and down the main thoroughfare through the development leading back to Cobb Parkway. Just outside the gates of the park will be a hotel (far left) and an office building featuring unrivaled views...
  • Braves
  • 1 week ago
NCAAF

West Georgia Wolves travel to Colorado for Div. II semi-final

West Georgia Wolves travel to Colorado for Div. II semi-finalWest Georgia's football team will meet Colorado State Pueblo in the Division II Semi finals Saturday.
  • NCAAF
  • 1 week ago
NCAAF

Two top Georgia targets to decide this week

Two top Georgia targets to decide this weekThis week could prove to be tremendous in terms of recruiting for the Georgia Bulldogs, as two highly touted prospects are announcing their college destinations.
  • NCAAF
  • 1 week ago
NFL

Cam Newton suffered 2 fractures in lower back

Cam Newton suffered 2 fractures in lower backPanthers quarterback Cam Newton was involved in a wreck in uptown Tuesday afternoon.
  • NFL
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Nation Now

LeBron James learns royal protocol: Don't touch them

LeBron James learns royal protocol: Don't touch themOnce again, British royal watchers in the media are in a mini-huff about those irrationally exuberant Yanks breaking royal protocol.
  • Nation Now
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Sports

PHOTOS: LeBron James meets Prince William and Duchess Kate

PHOTOS: LeBron James meets Prince William and Duchess KatePrince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge pose with LeBron James (R) backstage as they attend the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Brooklyn Nets game at Barclays Center on December 8, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Neilson...
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Hawks

Horford leads Hawks over Pacers 108-82

Horford leads Hawks over Pacers 108-82Al Horford scored 25 points, and Jeff Teague added 21 as the Atlanta Hawks beat the Indiana Pacers 108-92 on Monday night.
  • Hawks
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Falcons

Lacy, Packers hold off Falcons rally for 43-37 win

Lacy, Packers hold off Falcons rally for 43-37 winEddie Lacy ran for a touchdown and caught one of Aaron Rodgers' three TD passes, and the Green Bay Packers built a 24-point lead before holding off the Atlanta Falcons for a 43-37 victory Monday night.
  • Falcons
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
NFL

Chiefs' Eric Berry diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma

Chiefs' Eric Berry diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphomaDoctors in Atlanta have diagnosed Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry,who starred at Creekside High School, with Hodgkin lymphoma, confirming the team's fears that Berry had cancer.
  • NFL
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
NCAAF

Georgia Tech, Mississippi State to Orange Bowl

Georgia Tech, Mississippi State to Orange BowlMississippi State's body of work somehow looked considerably better to the College Football Playoff selection committee this week, without the Bulldogs even playing.
  • NCAAF
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
NCAAF

UGA to play Louisville in Belk Bowl

UGA to play Louisville in Belk BowlNo. 13 Georgia meets No. 20 Louisville on Dec. 30 in a Belk Bowl matchup that matches Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Grantham against his former team.
  • NCAAF
  • 1 week, 2 days ago