Stories by George Henry

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

Hawks run their record streak to 16

Paul Millsap scored 20 points and Al Horford added 19 to help Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta to a 112-100 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday, extending the Hawks' franchise record ...
By George Henry

Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015

Hawks storm past Wizards

ATLANTA - The streaking Atlanta Hawks made it look easy against the Washington Wizards. "At this point, I don't think we've played a better game," guard Kyle Korver said.
By George Henry

Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014

Falcons relying on patchwork secondary

If the secondary can make it through this week without losing another starter, the Atlanta Falcons like their chances to beat Carolina and win the weak NFC South.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014

Ryan, Smith not ready to see partnership end

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Quarterback Matt Ryan is hoping to spend another few years with Mike Smith as coach of the Atlanta Falcons. As Ryan sees it, why not?
By George Henry

Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014

Georgia Tech wins inside game, beats Vanderbilt

Charles Mitchell scored 19 points and Marcus Georges-Hunt added 14 points to help Georgia Tech beat Vanderbilt 65-60 on Saturday.
By George Henry

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014

Falcons expect to have hands full with Brees

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant expects to be exhausted by the end of Atlanta's NFC South showdown Sunday at New Orleans.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

Ryan isn't feeling added pressure vs. rival

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Quarterback Matt Ryan says he and the Atlanta Falcons face no added pressure with everything on the line this week.
By George Henry

Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Georgia breezes past Troy

ATHENS, Ga. - Nemanja Djurisic and Marcus Thornton each scored 17 points to help Georgia beat Troy 82-60 on Friday night.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014

Jackets coach confident in 'new pieces'

Coach Brian Gregory is counting on the fourth season being his best at Georgia Tech.
By George Henry

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014

Falcons receiver not smiling much these days

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Falcons receiver Roddy White can't find much to smile about these days.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014

Falcons' road woes might end in Tampa

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Coach Mike Smith can't seem to pull the Atlanta Falcons from their two-year rut on the road.
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
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Allen has hometown swearing-in

U.S. Rep. Rick Allen returned home to Augusta on Thursday for a ceremonial swearing-in, a platform he used to update his top priorities for his first term in Congress.
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