Stories by George Henry

Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015

Grossman 'excited' to get chance with Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Rex Grossman believes he has a couple more seasons left in him. After signing the 35-year-old backup quarterback to a one-year deal Wednesday, the Atlanta Falcons seem to agree.
By George Henry

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015

Falcons' Hester accepts new role

The Atlanta Falcons' Devin Hester has always been eager to show he's more than an ace return specialist. It's been an ongoing theme in his 10-year NFL career.
By George Henry

Friday, Aug 14, 2015

Teheran, Maybin lead Braves

ATLANTA - Julio Teheran pitched six strong innings, Cameron Maybin drove in two runs and the Atlanta Braves beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 on Friday night.
By George Henry

Monday, Aug 10, 2015

Wide receiver Jones wants to remain a Falcon

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Team owner Arthur Blank wants Julio Jones to be with the Atlanta Falcons his entire career. Jones says he couldn't agree more.
By George Henry

Friday, Aug 7, 2015

Falcons top two backs miss night practice

BUFORD, Ga. - Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman, the Atlanta Falcons' Nos. 1 and 2 running backs, missed the team's annual Friday night practice at a local high school with hamstring injuries.
By George Henry

Thursday, Aug 6, 2015

Braves thwart Marlins' rally

ATLANTA - Eury Perez drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and Nick Markakis had three RBI to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 9-8 on Thursday night.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Aug 5, 2015

Ex-GreenJackets lead Giants over Braves

ATLANTA - Former Augusta GreenJacket Madison Bumgarner pitched into the eighth inning, Kelby Tomlinson, another former GreenJacket, drove in three runs and the San Francisco Giants beat the ...
By George Henry

Monday, Aug 3, 2015

Homer in 12th caps comeback by Braves

ATLANTA - Adonis Garcia hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning off Ryan Vogelsong and the Atlanta Braves completed their final comeback of the game, beating the San Francisco Giants 9-8 Monday night.
By George Henry

Sunday, Aug 2, 2015

Matt Ryan feeling as young as ever in new scheme

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Now in his eighth training camp with the Atlanta Falcons, Matt Ryan says he has never felt better physically before the start of the season.
By George Henry

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Dodgers take finale from Braves

ATLANTA - Mike Bolsinger pitched seven strong innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored three runs in the fifth inning to beat the Atlanta Braves 3-1 on Wednesday.
By George Henry

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Braves edge past Dodgers

ATLANTA - Chris Johnson drove in two runs, Alex Wood overcame control problems on a hot night and the Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3 on Tuesday night.
By George Henry

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Cubs' Jake Arrieta shuts down Braves

ATLANTA - Jake Arrieta pitched seven dominant innings and Jorge Soler homered to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 on Sunday.
By George Henry

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Braves' next two weeks will determine next move

ATLANTA - President of baseball operations John Hart is staying on the rebuilding course he set for the Atlanta Braves last winter.
By George Henry

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Atlanta soccer team officially unveils name, logo

ATLANTA - Yes, Atlanta, your expansion Major League Soccer franchise, has been named Atlanta United FC. Your colors are black, red and gold.
By George Henry

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Braves beat Nationals on Maybin's hit

ATLANTA - Cameron Maybin drove in the go-ahead run with a chopper against Max Scherzer that bounced over third base in the ninth inning.
By George Henry

Monday, June 29, 2015

Hardaway deal was designed to keep key players in Atlanta

ATLANTA - Now that he's added Tim Hardaway Jr., Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer has narrowed his focus on re-signing All-Star forward Paul Millsap and starting guard DeMarre Carroll.
By George Henry

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Atlanta Hawks take on a new look

ATLANTA - Guard Kyle Korver thinks the Atlanta Hawks are about to get even better now that the team has new owners, a new front office and new uniforms.
By George Henry

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Beasley eager to prove Falcons made right call in draft

ATLANTA- Now that Vic Beasley has signed a four-year rookie contract and finished his first mini-camp, the rookie defensive end is eager for the next phase of his development with the Atlanta Falcons.
By George Henry

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Braves knock off slumping Red Sox

ATLANTA - Nick Markakis singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, Pedro Ciriaco added a pair of RBI singles and the Atlanta Braves beat the struggling Boston Red Sox 5-2.
By George Henry

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Ryan likes feel of new offense

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Now in his third month working with new offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, quarterback Matt Ryan believes the Atlanta Falcons have a chance to be special this year.
By George Henry
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