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Lericia Harris
July 31, 2018 - 1:35 pm
It’s go time once again for the Georgia State football team. The Panthers open preseason practice Wednesday, embarking on their second season under head coach Shawn Elliot. Georgia State looks to build on the momentum of last season's strong finish, which produced the program's first winning season...
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Lericia Harris
July 17, 2018 - 5:07 pm
The SWAC kicked off talking 2018 football season during Media Day in Birmingham, Alabama. All 10 schools attended and head coaches presented their expectations for the year. Photo Credit: The Advocate PRESTIGE OF HBCU FOOTBALL “It is still a marketable product – a very exciting brand of football...
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Amanda Cooper
June 28, 2018 - 5:42 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — In the months leading up to the 2019 Super Bowl, some of Atlanta's bare walls will get a makeover. The city of Atlanta and the Super Bowl Host Committee have partnered with arts group WonderRoot to launch "Off the Wall." The project will create up to 30 murals focusing on Atlanta's...
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Itoro Umontuen - The Atlanta Voice
Lericia Harris
June 25, 2018 - 5:14 pm
Atlanta… The Hollywood of the south – birthplace of the culture – the hub of the southern hip-hop movement – home of the world’s busiest airport – and some of the world’s WORSE traffic. Lots going on as the city continues to thrive economically - all thanks in part to the growing film industry,...
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Brad Penner - USA TODAY
Lericia Harris
June 11, 2018 - 6:59 pm
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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The Rashad Richey Morning Show
June 07, 2018 - 12:42 pm
Investigative journalist, Jon Ossoff goes on record with Rashad Richey about FIFA officials continuing to accept bribes and fix games. With the World Cup only days away, undercover journalists have unveiled the truth behind this international sport. This interview is a prelude to the BBC release...
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Lericia Harris
June 05, 2018 - 3:10 pm
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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Amanda Cooper
May 30, 2018 - 6:37 pm
An Atlanta Hawks player who just finished his rookie season was arrested in Oregon on a drunken driving charge. In a statement, Eugene OR police spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin said that an officer pulled over 22-year-old Tyler Dorsey for driving without lights early Saturday. Reports show that the...
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AP Photo/John Bazemore
May 24, 2018 - 4:05 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL just wanted to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem. Put the focus back on football. Instead, the league seemed to muddle the divisive issue even more with a new...
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