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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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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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Gordon wins as Chase makes its first driver cuts
Jeff Gordon doused Team Penske’s hot streak with a champagne bath in Victory Lane. Sticky and sweet, Gordon had secured an emphatic automatic spot in the next round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup ...
September 28, 2014 10:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bulldogs’ trust in superstar running back pays great dividends in win over Vols
Todd Gurley shook off a couple of defenders in the backfield, built up speed down the sideline, and saw another would-be tackler in his path.
September 28, 2014 01:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vikings' Bridgewater looks to be where Falcons' Ryan is
A little more than six years ago, Matt Ryan made his NFL debut. Now, he’s in the top five in the league in most statistical categories for passing.
September 28, 2014 12:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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U.S. falls into four-point hole
Justin Rose swept that magical putter into the air before his ball even reached the hole, and he punched his right fist when it dropped for a birdie.
September 28, 2014 12:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Falcons fall flat in Region 3AAAAAA opener
ATLANTA — Costly miscues on offense and special teams proved costly as Pebblebrook fell to Westlake 42-3 Friday night.
September 27, 2014 02:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • 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
  • St. Francis pulls away from Walker
    by Mason Wittner
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.27.14 - 02:30 am
  • 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 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 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...
    September 28, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Canadian star injured in collision with Cobb’s Bloom
    Portland captain Will Johnson broke his right fibula and tibia in a collision in the first minute of the Timbers’ 3-2 loss to Toronto FC on Sunday.
    September 28, 2014 01:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Marietta City Schools adds eight in 11th class of athletes, contributors
    As Marietta City Schools presented its 11th class of inductees into its athletic hall of fame Friday at First United Methodist Church, it welcomed a greater variety of contributors.
    September 27, 2014 03:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    South Cobb's Carter throws for 466 yards, runs for 147 and accounts for six touchdowns
    NEWNAN — Kylil Carter threw four touchdowns to three different receivers and ran for two scores as South Cobb held off Newnan 42-39 in the Region 3AAAAAA opener for both teams at Drake Stadium on F...
    September 27, 2014 02:57 AM | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • 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
  • Hillgrove shuts down Marietta in region opener
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    09.27.14 - 02:31 am
  • Brooks runs Raiders past Wildcats
    by Thomas Duggins
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.27.14 - 02:29 am
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