The Atlanta Falcons will kick off the 2021 NFL season against the Philadelphia Eagles at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 12 at 1 p.m., the league announced Wednesday.
Georgia Tech athletics confirmed on Wednesday that it will operate Bobby Dodd Stadium at 100 percent capacity and full on-campus tailgating will return for the 2021 football season.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. homered and drove in three runs, including an RBI in Toronto's go-ahead, three-run rally in the eighth inning, and the visiting Blue Jays defeated the Atlanta Braves 5-3 on Tuesday.
Former Heisman Trophy finalist and record-setting Hawaii quarterback Colt Brennan has died at the age of 37, his father told the Star-Advertiser on Tuesday.
With individual history having been etched in the record book, the Washington Wizards can focus on authoring a new team chapter when they get a rematch with the host Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night.
There is an old saying about the most dangerous teams getting hot at the right time. Getting hot is exactly what the 2021 Georgia softball team will be looking to do in Tuscaloosa, Ala., this week at the SEC Softball Tournament.
The Atlanta Dream have hired La’Keshia Frett and Daynia La-Force as assistant coaches ahead of the 2021 season, the organization announced Tuesday.
Paul Wolfe, the crew chief for Team Penske's Joey Logano, has been suspended for one race and will miss this Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series event at Dover, the team announced Tuesday.
The Atlanta Falcons and Jacksonville Jaguars will be the home teams when the NFL returns to London for two regular-season games in 2021, The Athletic reported Tuesday.
Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert revealed a possible cause for Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit's failed post-race drug test on Tuesday, citing an ointment the horse had used since running in the Santa Anita Derby on April 3.
Washington's Russell Westbrook got his record-setting 182nd career triple-double on Monday, but the Atlanta Hawks came away with the victory, 125-124 over the visiting Wizards.
Authorities confirmed that a person found dead at a North Carolina Duke Power substation over the weekend was Tyrell Cohen, brother of Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen.
Boston Celtics All-Star forward Jaylen Brown will undergo surgery for a torn scapholunate ligament in his left wrist and is done for the season, the team announced Monday.
The Jacksonville Jaguars are planning to sign former first-round pick Tim Tebow to give him a shot at making the team as a backup tight end, NFL Network and NBC Sports reported Monday.
Rory McIlroy climbed back into the top 10 in the Official World Golf Rankings following his first win in 18 months, and knocked Brooks Koepka out of that group in the process.
The Atlanta Hawks might be close to getting an important piece of their starting lineup back, just as they prepare to make a run for the No. 4 seed in the NBA Eastern Conference.
DARLINGTON, S.C. — In the final stage of Sunday’s Goodyear 400, Kyle Larson turned a Martin Truex Jr. cakewalk into a study in suspense, but Larson couldn’t keep Truex out of Victory Lane in the 12th NASCAR Cup Series race of the season.
Rory McIlroy shot 3-under-par 68 to win his first PGA tournament in more than 18 months on Sunday, finishing at 10-under 274 in capturing the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Country Club in Charlotte, N.C.
Lewis Morgan scored in the 77th minute to help host Inter Miami secure a point following a 1-1 draw with Atlanta United on Sunday afternoon in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Legendary trainer Bob Baffert has been suspended from entering any of his horses in races at Churchill Downs after Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit failed a drug test.
Color commentator F.P. Santangelo, a former major-league infielder, has been pulled from Washington Nationals broadcasts following allegations of inappropriate behavior that included sexual misconduct, multiple outlets reported.
Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit has tested positive for elevated levels of betamethasone, trainer Bob Baffert revealed Sunday, throwing the horse’s vwictory last weekend at Churchill Downs into question.
Atlanta's Ehire Adrianza singled home the winning run in the 12th inning to complete a four-run rally as the Braves stunned visiting Philadelphia 8-7 to end the Phillies' five-game winning streak on Saturday.
Atlanta Braves right fielder Ronald Acuna Jr. is considered day to day after being hit by a pitch on his left hand by Phillies reliever Sam Coonrod in the seventh inning on Saturday.
Bryson DeChambeau shot a third-round 68 on Saturday in the third round of the Wells Fargo Championship, but that's not the story he'll tell about this day years from now.
Count Keith Mitchell among the scores of people around the world who struggled to shift into gear in 2020 during the pandemic. Between the PGA Tour's restart last June and the end of the season, Mitchell missed five of nine cuts and only finished inside the top 40 once.
In a dramatic two-lap overtime shootout, Justin Allgaier squeezed past JR Motorsports teammate Josh Berry and held on to win Saturday's Steakhouse Elite 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series event at Darlington Raceway.
Atlanta United FC still is looking for consistent goal-scoring threats as they head to Fort Lauderdale, Fla. on Sunday to face host Inter Miami CF.
Tennessee linebacker Henry To'o To'o announced Saturday he will play next season at Alabama, spurning another primary suitor, Ohio State, and other top programs.
Odubel Herrera hit a three-run homer to highlight a six-run first inning and lift the visiting Philadelphia Phillies to a 12-2 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday.
After a 17-truck wreck effectively ended Kyle Busch Motorsports' stranglehold on the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, Sheldon Creed outdueled Ben Rhodes on the final two restarts to win Friday night's LiftKits4Less.com 200 at Darlington Raceway.
Matt Wallace had never competed at Quail Hollow Club until this week. He added the Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte to his PGA Tour schedule for the first time because he felt up for the challenge.
Athens-Clarke County mayor Kelly Girtz has declared Saturday, May 8, as Paul Oliver Day of Inspiration “in honor and recognition of Mental Health Awareness and his dedication to this community.”
The Atlanta Braves made a move to help their struggling bullpen Friday, selecting the contract of right-hander Carl Edwards Jr. from Triple-A Gwinnett.
Drew Smyly pitched into the seventh inning and the visiting Atlanta Braves defeated the Washington Nationals 3-2 on Thursday to complete a three-game sweep.
Texas Longhorns linebacker Jake Ehlinger, the younger brother of former Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger, was found dead at age 20 on Thursday, according to police in Austin, Texas.
Hawks Talon Gaming, entering its fourth season as the official NBA 2K League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks, received a sizable upgrade Thursday, announcing a brand new Gaming House for its team inside State Farm Arena.
In a week of contrasts that featured the unveiling of NASCAR's sleek Next Gen Cup Series cars, Darlington Raceway hosts its immensely popular Throwback Weekend, where race teams pay homage to the past.
The Green Bay Packers are looking into bringing in additional quarterbacks for OTAs and training camp as they remain at an apparent standoff with reigning league MVP Aaron Rodgers, ESPN reported Thursday.
Gov. Brian Kemp signed legislation Thursday allowing student athletes at Georgia colleges, universities and technical colleges to receive compensation for the use of their name, image and likeness.
The Hawks' reserves, sparked by 16 points apiece from Lou Williams and Danilo Gallinari, overpowered the visiting Phoenix Suns in the fourth quarter as Atlanta ran away with a 135-103 win on Wednesday.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The curtain rose, the smoke billowed, and three NASCAR Cup Series Next Gen cars made a dramatic, roaring entrance onto the display floor at the unveil.
Marcell Ozuna hit the Braves' second grand slam in two nights, Max Fried pitched five innings in his first start since April 13 and Atlanta defeated the host Washington Nationals 5-3 on Wednesday night.