Red, white, and gold -- they were the original colors of the Atlanta Falcons, and now they will represent Atlanta's new Major League Soccer team. After weeks of speculation, Falcons owner Arthur Blank confirmed Wednesday evening he is founding an MLS team. MLS Commissioner Don Garber says this is part of the league's broader expansion into the Southeast. "Atlanta's one of the largest markets in North America, it happens to be the largest market without an MLS team. It's very diverse, very rich in sports tradition.”
 
The Georgia Bulldogs and the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets meet for their annual football rivalry game Saturday at noon, and both teams come into the game playing the best they have all year.
The first round of the playoffs tonight centered around upsets involving Gwinnett and Cobb County teams. In one of the biggest upsets in the state tonight, Brookwood went to No. 2 Lassiter and handed the Trojans their first loss of the season in...
In the final regular season weekend of 2012, there were a lot of important games throughout the metro area. Several teams clinched playoff spots and/or region titles tonight while others salvaged their seasons with wins in the last game of the year...
Temple High head coach Seth Rogers wanted to give sophomore running back Devin Moore, who suffers from cerebral palsy, the chance to get in a game. Heard County head coach Tim Barron agreed with Rogers and went one step further. Barron suggested...
In a big night of football around the state, St. Pius earned a big win in Region 6-AAA while Lovett outlasted Buckhead rival Westminster 10-7. See below for these scores and more.
At the Class AAAAAA state volleyball semifinals Wednesday night at Chattahoochee, the favorites advanced to the finals as two-time defending champion Walton swept North Cobb 3-0 and Harrison beat Johns Creek 3-1.
Experts say the University of Georgia women’s swim team has a shot at winning a national title this year. The lady Bulldogs have been number two in the nation for the last two years.
Lassiter held off Wheeler, Parkview fell to Central Gwinnett, Norcross dominated Peachtree Ridge, Lovejoy destroyed Newton and Lovett edged Wesleyan in Friday night gridiron action.
It could be a blustery, soggy Saturday in Jacksonville for the Georgia-Florida football game. Hurricane Sandy is forecast to pass offshore, but it will bring rain and wind to a game that will decide which team represents the East division in the...
Brookwood doubled up Central Gwinnett, Centennial won its second in a row, Hughes continued its magical run by beating Newnan, Walton edged rival Wheeler, Westminster blew out Wesleyan and Johns Creek got past Lambert in some of the highlights in...