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Falcons' OL loses Hawley, Holmes for season
The Atlanta Falcons have lost center Joe Hawley and right tackle Lamar Holmes to season-ending injuries and also will be without starting safety William Moore for eight games.
September 30, 2014 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Battered Falcons eye next road trip
FLOWERY BRANCH — The Falcons’ current stretch of road games would be a challenge even under ideal circumstances.
September 30, 2014 09:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gurley hurdles into Heisman mix
ATHENS — Todd Gurley wasn’t in the mood to discuss the Heisman Trophy. He never is. So we’ll let a Georgia teammate speak for him.
September 30, 2014 09:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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LSU to start freshman against Auburn instead of Marietta product Jennings
After leading touchdown drives on nine of his last 10 series in a backup role, LSU freshman quarterback Brandon Harris is slated to make his first start in the 15th-ranked Tigers’ first Southeaster...
September 30, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Falcons stuck in travel mode, battered by injuries
The Falcons' current stretch of road games would be a challenge even under ideal circumstances.
September 29, 2014 05:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bridgewater, McKinnon prosper as Atlanta sees offensive line disintegrate
The Atlanta Falcons walked into the stadium Sunday unable to afford another injury to their bruised and battered offensive line. By the time the game was over, they could barely walk out.
September 28, 2014 10:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Russell at reins of bullpen showcase
Fredi Gonzalez was tossing and turning in his hotel room. With starter Alex Wood sidelined with a forearm injury, the Atlanta Braves manager was worried about the pitching for the final game of the...
September 28, 2014 10:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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N.Y.-Boston rivalry gives way for Jeter
On the last day of his remarkable career, Derek Jeter performed one final amazing feat. He brought Yankees and Red Sox fans together.
September 28, 2014 10:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Europe eases to Ryder Cup defense
The tone was set by Rory McIlroy, the best player in the world. The winning shot came from Jamie Donaldson, a Ryder Cup rookie.
September 28, 2014 10:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Falcons fall flat in Region 3AAAAAA opener
    by Brandon Simmons
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.27.14 - 02:54 am
  • East Coweta takes full advantage of Campbell miscues
    by Steven Watkins
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.27.14 - 02:51 am
  • Pope defense has no answer for Cherokee’s Ashley, Harris
    by Matt Nascone
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.27.14 - 02:48 am
  • Trojans suffer worst loss in program history
    by Greg Oshust
    MDJ Sports Writer
    09.27.14 - 02:45 am
  • Sprayberry rolls over North Atlanta
    by Chase Wallace
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.27.14 - 02:37 am
  • Wolfpack thwart Mustangs’ comeback
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
    MDJ Sports Writer
    09.27.14 - 02:33 am
  • Athlete of the Week - Kylil Carter - South Cobb Football
    South Cobb senior quarterback Kylil Carter continues to ignite the offense by posting overwhelming numbers in the air and on the ground. In the Eagles42-39 win over Newnan on Friday, he threw for 4...
    September 30, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup - Walkers wraps area with win
    The Lady Wolverines wrapped up their final Area 5A match with a 25-8, 25-9 win over Christian Heritage on the road. Sasha Fazylov and Jordan Tasman each had nine kills and seven digs for Walker (23...
    September 30, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Athlete of the Week - Sarah Ramstack - Mount Paran Christian Volleyball
    Mount Paran Christian junior outside Sarah Ramstack led the Lady Eagles to some clutch victories last week, including their first over Area 5A rival Walker on Tuesday. Ramstack accounted for 15 kil...
    September 30, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Hawks begin training camp with plenty of turmoil
    The Atlanta Hawks are preparing to open training camp with plenty of turmoil off the court.
    September 29, 2014 04:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Braves' Class A team moving to Zebulon in 2015
    The Atlanta Braves' advanced Class A team is moving from Lynchburg, Virginia, to Zebulon, North Carolina.
    September 29, 2014 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    South Cobb unveils hall of famers
    The 1964 boys basketball team will join six individuals in being honored Oct. 10 at Clay Stadium, when the Eagles’ football team hosts Douglas County.
    September 28, 2014 10:44 PM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Cobb Football Friday - Player of the Week
    K.K. Brooks is getting accustomed to a heavy workload in 2014. Through the first four games, Brooks was averaging just short of 24 carries a game to earn his 516 yards and five touchdowns. Friday n...
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    North Cobb defends its tournament
    North Cobb beat Lowndes 6-1 and Northside-Columbus 5-3 to win the platinum division and claim the Warrior Classic championship for the second straight year Saturday.
    September 28, 2014 01:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Retooling, regrouping a common rallying cry
    A couple of coaches stated after Friday night that it was time for their team to “go back to the drawing board.”
    September 28, 2014 01:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Harrison girls win team championship at Florida meet
    With four of their top five runners finishing in the top 30, the Harrison girls won the team title of the Gulf Coast Cross Country Stampede in Pensacola, Fla.
    September 28, 2014 01:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Marietta City Schools adds eight in 11th class of athletes, contributors
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    09.27.14 - 03:40 am
  • Warriors run away in middle quarters
    by Steve Ruthsatz
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.27.14 - 02:36 am
  • Walker, Trammell lead Mount Paran past Pinecrest
    by A.J. Howard
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.27.14 - 02:34 am
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