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The Five Things I Know...Week Six...

Jon Nelson - Tuesday, September 27, 2011 - 8:28am

The one thing, before I talk about the Five Things, that always seems to hit me on Tuesdays is that there's always a surprise around every corner... Or, in our case, every Thursday, Friday, or Saturday... There's always...

The Goodwill Bowl

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, September 27, 2011 - 6:20am

GOODWILL BOWL This week's web game is the most important game of the year as far as I am concerned. The (3-1) Ringgold Tigers will take on the (4-0) Heritage Generals. These two schools are just miles apart. And...

Reflections from Norcross-Mill Creek

Gil Tyree - Monday, September 26, 2011 - 11:27am

Props to my colleague, legendary Brookwood coach Dave Hunter, for forecasting this one from the get go. Coach Hunter and our other awesome analyst, former-Broncos star Trey McDaniel, both zeroed in from the start the...

Ah- The Questions of High School Recruiting

Jackie Brittain - Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 12:35pm

Welcome to week five for Football Fridays in Georgia everyone! As you should know, we’ll be at Mill Creek this week as they host the Norcross Blue Devils in Hoschton, Georgia and this week’s poll topic might get people...

Week 5: Buford vs Lovett

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, September 20, 2011 - 10:13am

WEEK 5: NUMBER 1 VS NUMBER 4 This week's web game should be a dandy. Top ranked, undefeated, 5-0 Buford taking on undefeated, 4th ranked, and 3-0 Lovett. The Buford Wolves are going for state history. Coach Jess...

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The Five Things I Know... Week Four Edition

Jon Nelson - Monday, September 19, 2011 - 8:16pm

I've come to the conclusion that there are parts of modern technology that just want to toy with me and have no common regard for my timetables... I'd like to do something one time, and one time only... not the "few"...

View from the press box during the Falcons versus Eagles game.

Vick's Homecoming Ruined With The Falcons Winning Their Home Opener

Gil Tyree - Monday, September 19, 2011 - 11:36am

On a night where the City of Atlanta, the State of Georgia, and The Nation was watching, the Atlanta Falcons refused former quarterback Michael Vick as a starter and ruin their 2011 Home Opener before a sellout crowd of...

GPB welcomes visit from ESPN

Jackie Brittain - Thursday, September 15, 2011 - 1:28pm

Icons, legends and heroes surround us everyday in some way or another. Today at Georgia Public Broadcasting, he popped up: Gil Tyree. This man has been covering athletes for years, including Herschel Walker and Michael...

Week 4: A Battle of Former Champs

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 10:38am

Week 4: Battle of Former State Champs This week our web game is Colquitt County at Warner Robins. Colquitt County last won the state title in 1994. Warner Robins won it in 2004, under then first year coach Brian Way....

Sleeve of a t-shirt given to me by the NY Firefighters. I wear it every year on the anniversary of 9/11.

Remembering 9/11

Gil Tyree - Tuesday, September 13, 2011 - 10:36am

This past week I was reminded by the outstanding Peachtree Ridge High School Marching Band's playing of the National Anthem the role High School sports played in our nation's healing after the horrific tragedy of 9/11....


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