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Tennessee dismisses running back Paulk from team
UPDATE: Tennessee has dismissed running back Treyvon Paulk from the team following a police report that he hit a woman in the mouth at a party.
September 22, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Manfred, Clark on MLB length of games committee
Incoming baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and players' association head Tony Clark have been selected to participate in a new Major League Baseball committee tasked with decreasing the times of ga...
September 22, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Braves fire GM Frank Wren after missing playoffs
UPDATE: The Atlanta Braves fired general manager Frank Wren on Monday, less than 24 hours after being eliminated from the NL playoff race.
September 22, 2014 02:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia could stick with run-first philosophy for much of season
ATHENS — Georgia relied on its productive running game to get well in a lopsided win over Troy. There may be more run-first games ahead for No. 12 Georgia, which plays Tennessee this week. The Bull...
September 21, 2014 10:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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ATC selects Walton for Adopt-a-Mile program
For the second year in a row, the Atlanta Track Club selected Walton’s track and field and cross country fundraising arm, the Cinder Club, as a participant in its Adopt-a-Mile program.
September 21, 2014 10:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letton catching on with Raiders
Walton junior tight end Sam Letton grew up as one of the tallest kids in school and figured he could be a good quarterback when he started playing football in the sixth grade.
September 21, 2014 10:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jackets take advantage of mistake-prone Hokie quarterback, score key division win
Virginia Tech has always been the team known for its defense in matchups with the triple-option offense of Georgia Tech. The Yellow Jackets turned the tables some Saturday.
September 21, 2014 12:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bulldogs pummel outmatched Trojans
Sony Michel and Isaiah McKenzie shared the spotlight, just like their high school days in South Florida.
September 21, 2014 12:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Southern wins Sun Belt debut
Matt Breida rushed for 187 yards and two touchdowns to lead Georgia Southern to a 28-6 win over South Alabama in the first Sun Belt conference game for both teams Saturday night.
September 21, 2014 12:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Reinhardt dashed in overtime
    by Emily Horos
    ehoros@mdjonline.com
    09.21.14 - 12:52 am
  • Kell pulls away from Forsyth Central in second half
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    09.20.14 - 01:21 am
  • Banks County, Cain run past North Cobb Christian
    by A.J. Howard
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.20.14 - 01:15 am
  • Commentary: Local coaches take proactive approach
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    09.19.14 - 12:38 am
  • Vikings send Cassel, Rudolph to see specialists
    Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph is scheduled to see a specialist about a muscle injury that forced him out of the game at New Orleans.
    September 22, 2014 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Injuries testing Tennessee's depth at receiver
    The unsettled state of Tennessee's receiving corps threatens to neutralize one potential matchup advantage for the Volunteers in their Saturday matchup at No. 12 Georgia.
    September 22, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Cobb Football Friday Player of the Week
    The Mount Paran Christian offense was rolling heading into its bye week. The Eagles’ Dorian Walker made sure the momentum survived through the time off. Walker carried the ball 11 times for 221 yar...
    September 21, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Dynamic defenses lead the charge
    Opponents have little success in five of six games featuring Cobb teams
    September 21, 2014 12:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep I Roundup - Harrison cruises into key play day
    Harrison continued to show its power Thursday, sweeping past Marist (25-14, 25-19) and Johns Creek (25-16, 25-14). Caroline Ostman led the offense with 18 kills, followed closely by Katie Doering’s...
    September 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Whitefield takes upper hand in private-school matchup, records series’ first shutout victory
    MABLETON — It was bound to happen sooner or later. Neither Whitefield Academy nor Walker had ever recorded a shutout in the 12-year history of their rivalry. However, that all changed in the 13th m...
    September 20, 2014 01:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sprayberry run game remains in high gear
    MARIETTA — Behind 291 team rushing yards and a stout defensive front, Sprayberry won its second straight game and opened Region 7AAAAA (B) play with a 44-6 victory over North Springs at Jim Frazier...
    September 20, 2014 01:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Dorain Walker runs for 221 yards and three TDs in Mount Paran Christian’s rout of King’s Ridge
    ALPHARETTA — Mount Paran Christian maintained its undefeated status Friday as the fourth-ranked Eagles scored a decisive 56-13 victory over King’s Ridge Christian in a Region 6A (A) game.
    September 20, 2014 01:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Rahming rams the win home with TD
    Lovejoy appeared on its way to a second straight three-point victory. But T.J. Rahming wouldn’t be denied.
    September 20, 2014 01:08 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Greyhound greats Abney, DeBowles to join hall
    Pope High School will induct its fourth athletic hall of fame class Friday, in conjunction with its home football game against Cherokee.
    September 20, 2014 12:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Owls still working on basics
    by Michael Foster
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.19.14 - 12:37 am
  • With Cobb products in tow, Shorter preps for game inside massive Texas stadium
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    09.18.14 - 12:17 am
  • Sprayberry's Sharp receives all-star nod
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    09.16.14 - 11:58 pm
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