Stories by George Henry

Monday, Oct. 27, 2014

Falcons head coach says he's not worried about job security

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Coach Mike Smith isn't shying away from criticism as the Atlanta Falcons fall apart for the second year in a row. He said the team's failures fall on him.
By George Henry

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

Georgia Tech has big hole to fill at running back

ATLANTA - Georgia Tech has a big role to fill this week with bruising runner Zach Laskey sidelined by a shoulder injury.
By George Henry

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014

Thomas helps Yellow Jackets create an identity

ATLANTA - Quarterback Justin Thomas is pleased that No. 22 Georgia Tech didn't need too long to find its comfort level on offense.
By George Henry

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014

Georgia Tech remains unbeaten

ATLANTA - Deon Hill ran 8 yards for a decisive touchdown on fourth down, Zach Laskey rushed a career-high 29 times for 133 yards and Georgia Tech stayed unbeaten with a 28-17 victory over Miami on ...
By George Henry

Friday, Oct. 3, 2014

Miami's Golden wary of Georgia Tech's offense

ATLANTA - Coach Al Golden says the Miami Hurricanes aren't taking anything for granted against Georgia Tech's spread option offense.
By George Henry

Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014

Braves fall to Mets, 10-2

The Atlanta Braves were knocked out of the playoff race Sunday after a stunning late-season collapse, losing to Jacob deGrom and the New York Mets 10-2.
By George Henry

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014

Mets take care of Braves

ATLANTA - The slumping Atlanta Braves were shut down by Jonathon Niese and lost 4-2 to the New York Mets on Saturday night, damaging their flickering playoff hopes.
By George Henry

Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

Ex-GreenJacket posts win as Mets blank Braves

ATLANTA - Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer, former Augusta GreenJacket Zack Wheeler pitched six scoreless innings and the New York Mets beat the struggling Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Friday night but ...
By George Henry

Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

Atlanta Falcons will stick to alternating backs

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — Steven Jackson has been the feature running back for most of his 11-year NFL career. He’s still the starter, but Jackson is letting others take multiple turns in the ...
By George Henry

Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014

Johnson: Eagles matchup is 'just another game'

ATLANTA - Coach Paul Johnson isn't placing special significance on facing Georgia Southern for the first time.
By George Henry

Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

Phillies combine to no-hit Braves

ATLANTA - Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 and giving a last-place team a rare reason to celebrate.
By George Henry

Sunday, Aug 31, 2014

Braves' Wood carves up Marlins

ATLANTA - Alex Wood struck out 12 in eight dominant innings and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Marlins 1-0 on Sunday.
By George Henry

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

Thomas leads Yellow Jackets over Terriers

ATLANTA - Justin Thomas had 353 yards of total offense and DeAndre Smelter caught two third-quarter touchdown passes in Georgia Tech's 38-19 victory over Wofford in both teams' season openers ...
By George Henry

Friday, Aug 29, 2014

Upton, Heyward propel Braves

ATLANTA - Justin Upton homered and had three RBI, Jason Heyward drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Friday night for their third ...
By George Henry

Georgia Tech opens with Wofford

ATLANTA - Coach Paul Johnson says he has no problem defending his six-year record at Georgia Tech.
By George Henry

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014

Georgia Tech coach has faith in new QB

ATLANTA - Coach Paul Johnson believes that Justin Thomas is tough enough to succeed at quarterback for Georgia Tech.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014

Double play helps Braves thwart Dodgers' rally

ATLANTA - Ervin Santana won his sixth straight start at Turner Field and the Atlanta Braves snapped a two-game skid with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.
By George Henry

Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014

Soliai, Jackson bring size to Atlanta's D-line

The Atlanta Falcons 3-4 defensive front is now bigger, stronger with the additions of Paul Soliai and Tyson Jackson.
By George Henry

Monday, Aug 11, 2014

Correia baffles Braves in debut for Dodgers

ATLANTA - Kevin Correia won in his debut with the Dodgers, outpitching All-Star Julio Teheran and leading Los Angeles over the slumping Atlanta Braves 6-2.
By George Henry

Saturday, Aug 9, 2014

Braves fend off Nationals' rally, end skid

ATLANTA - Justin Upton and Freddie Freeman hit two of Atlanta's four homers off Stephen Strasburg, and the Atlanta Braves snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-6 victory over the Washington ...
By George Henry
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