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.”
 
In this week's top 10 by Todd Holcomb and the Georgia High School Football Daily, Class AAAA saw the most movement while the two smallest classes saw only one change each.
Demarco Robinson, a wide receiver at ML King, was named the Touchdown Club of Atlanta's Back of the Week today at the club's weekly meeting. He had 18 catches for 456 yards and seven touchdowns through three games (prior to last weekend...
Dalton ended Allatoona's impressive winning streak, while Kell kept their streak alive. Pebble brook, McEachern and South Cobb each won ...
Surprising Allatoona travels to face perennial power Dalton; tradition-rich Valdosta hosts the Pirates of Brunswick; Laney and Jefferson County square off in a key Region 3-AA matchup; Jefferson and Hart County meet for the first time ever; Region...
Don’t tell Derek Cook’s boys they aren’t big enough. The Kell Longhorns spent their first few years as one of Class 5A’s smaller schools. But it didn’t show on the football field. A state playoff team two years running, Cook’s team entered Region 5...
The state’s third-largest university has taken a first step to starting a football program. Kennesaw State officials now hope to build a fundraising framework that will support a team.
The GPB Game of the Week: Marist at SW DeKalb For the second year in a row, these Region 6-AAAA rivals will square off at DeKalb’s Hallford Stadium, where the Panthers generally play their home games. Alan Chadwick’s No. 8 War Eagles are...
All five classifications saw movement in this week's rankings as several ranked teams lost on Friday night. In Class AA, Lovett jumped to No. 7 after a convincing win over Callaway, while Jefferson County and Fitzgerald entered the rankings. In...
This week's list of the top 44 seniors in Georgia high school football has only two changes- AJ Sims of Brookwood was replaced by Peachtree Ridge Lion Justin Watts. Check out this page each week on Tuesday morning for our latest edition of the...
In Cobb County action, North Cobb won their second game in a row while Hillgrove continued their undefeated season with a win over North Forsyth. Class AAA No. 5 Carrollton dominated Centennial while Norcross held on to defeat Roswell. Wesleyan took...