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Jones Missing Mandatory Minicamp

The #whereisjulio movement is in full swing now that Falcons four-time All-Pro wide receiver will skip mandatory minicamp. Atlanta’s general manager Thomas Dimitroff announced the news Monday. “We have been in contact with Julio and his representation. We will not discuss those conversations...
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Don’t count the King out just yet; 2-0 deficit nothing new

LeBron James and the Cavaliers trail the 2018 NBA Finals two-games-to-none; that is the current scenario heading into Game Three of the best of seven series. Despite such astonishing performances from the King so far – 51 points in Game One and 29 points in Game Two – it just hasn’t been enough to...
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Twelve from HBCU’s on 2019 College Football Hall of Fame Ballot

IRVING, Texas - The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame has announced the names on the 2019 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, including 76 players and 6 coaches from the Football Bowl Subdivision and 100 players and 32 coaches from the divisional...
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NBA Finals Coverage

The NBA Finals... Yeah, it might have come down to the two same old teams, but things are far more contentious this time around. Fights, arguments, fouls, LeBron wondering what the heck JR Smith was doing... yeah, it's going to be that kind of series. Keep up with the latest on the Finals here on...
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Different episode, same show

A familiar scene we’ll see when the NBA Finals tip off at 9pm EST Thursday from Oracle Arena. It’s round 4 of the record-setting rivalry and the question that comes to mind - has Warriors-Cavaliers become too much of a good thing? Anticipated or anticlimactic? Yes & no. As someone who grew up...
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Mike Vick talks return to the A; reacts to NFL new anthem policy

Atlanta has a new pro team and Michael Vick will lead the offense! No, he is not suiting up. Vick is switching to the other side. Add coach in front of his name – he is serving as the team’s offensive coordinator. “Yes, I get a chance to go back to Atlanta,” Vick stated during our chat Thursday...
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#tbt - Legendary Dutch Midfielder Edgar Davids visits Atlanta

Here's a little Throw Back Thursday for you -- Juventus and Netherlands national team legend Edgar Davids made a trip to Atlanta on May 9 to see Atlanta United challenge Western Conference leaders Sporting Kansas City . The visit comes just months prior to the 2018 MLS All-Star Game presented by...
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Hawks formally introduce Lloyd Pierce as new head coach

Defense – clearly the primary focus for new Atlanta Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce who was formally introduced by the organization Monday. "If we weren't doing this press conference right now, I'd probably have these guys doing some defensive drills," Pierce said. "That's who I am." Those words...
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May 15 deadline to apply for Business Connect

The deadline is approaching for business owners to apply for Business Connect . With Super Bowl LIII happening February 3, 2019 in Atlanta, members of the host committee and the National Football League created “Business Connect” – a program designed to help identify and connect certified, diverse...
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