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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....

The Five Things I Know...Week Three

Jon Nelson - Monday, September 12, 2011 - 12:00pm

Because of some of the other duties I have when I’m not watching high school football during the week, I found myself flying to and from Orlando this weekend- which meant flying back to Atlanta Sunday… September 11th…...

Blessed Trinity @ Grady - Highlights Slideshow

Victoria Bostic - Friday, September 9, 2011 - 10:15am

I love the Aesthetic Beauty of Football! Check out these amazing photos from the Blessed Trinity vs. Grady matchup and let us know what you think. brightcove.createExperiences();

Sports Matter in High School-- Here's Why

Jackie Brittain - Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 1:08pm

Hey Sports fans! Welcome to my blog! I encourage everyone to chime in and give me your input on anything that I choose to discuss here. I’m giving my opinion, so why not give me yours? This week’s blog is going to...


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