The Atlanta Falcons are one of three NFL teams not impacted by a player opting out of the 2020 season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Zane Smith made a last lap pass in double overtime to earn his first career NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series victory Friday night in the Henry Ford Health System 200 at Michigan International Speedway.
Lee County’s Caleb McDowell and Chauncey Magwood are among the 84 from Georgia on the watch list for the 2020 Sports Illustrated All-American Team.
Arkansas and Mississippi State will be added to the University of Georgia 2020 football schedule to make up the Bulldogs’ 10-game conference-only slate according to an announcement Friday by the Southeastern Conference.
New York Giants cornerback DeAndre Baker, formerly a star with the Georgia Bulldogs, will be prosecuted on four counts of armed robbery with a firearm, Broward (Fla.) State Attorney Mike Satz told ESPN on Friday.
With the absence of in-person sports during the first few months of the COVID-19 pandemic, esports was given a unique opportunity to increase their fanbase and viewership.
The Southeastern Conference has announced its initial COVID-19 management requirements for the fall athletics season as recommended by the league's Return to Activity and Medical Guidance Task Force.
Former Georgia Tech baseball standout and two-time MLB World Series champion Jason Varitek has been named a member of the 2020 National College Baseball Hall of Fame induction class, it was announced on Thursday.
With six races in the next four weeks to set the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series Playoff field and several of the sport’s top drivers still looking to solidify themselves as legitimate championship contenders, intensity and motivation are at a season high.
Clemson was selected as the No. 1 college football team in the preseason coaches poll Thursday for the second straight season.
After Wednesday’s meeting with its Sports Medicine Advisory Council, the Georgia High School Association implemented a number of changes Thursday to football, cheerleading and one-act play.
University of Georgia president Jere Morehead has been appointed to the NCAA Division I Board of Governors and Board of Directors, it was announced Thursday by SEC commissioner Greg Sankey.
Staying active and engaged in team sports has been a challenge for everyone since the start of quarantine, but especially for kids. That is why the Atlanta Hawks launched Hawks at Home in June 2020.
Former Greater Atlanta Christian offensive tackle Devin Cochran will not enroll at Georgia Tech after initially announcing he would be playing for the Yellow Jackets as a graduate transfer.
ATLANTA — There was excitement abounding at Georgia State on Wednesday as the coaches and football players got back on the field for practice.
The Atlanta Falcons activated four players Wednesday from the team’s reserve/COVID-19 list — quarterback Danny Etling, safety Jaylinn Hawkins, linebacker Foyesade Oluokun and defensive lineman Tyeler Davison.
Though it certainly won’t look the same as it has in the past and there are many questions still unanswered, college football is back for a 2020 season.
In a recent conversation with friends, there was a reference to memories and how much we appreciate them, especially those which gave us a lift, those which remind us of signature moments in our past. Sometimes it was something clever someone said.
ATLANTA — Austin Riley’s three-run home run in the fifth inning opened up a comfortable lead Tuesday night and the Braves cruised to a 10-1 victory over the visiting Toronto Blue Jays.
The Detroit Lions removed quarterback Matthew Stafford from the reserve/COVID-19 list and added him to the active roster Tuesday after deeming his previous coronavirus test a false positive.
The Southeastern Conference announced Tuesday its adjusted dates for preseason football activities for member schools with the first allowable practice now scheduled for Aug. 17.
Todd Gurley celebrated his 26th birthday alongside new teammates as the Atlanta Falcons training camp began in earnest Monday after a couple of days of testing.
The Big 12 Board of Directors announced Monday that conference football programs will play a “9+1” schedule for the 2020 season consisting of nine conference games and one non-conference home opponent.
The US Navy distanced itself on Sunday from an incident organized by the privately run Navy SEAL Museum, which is not sponsored the Navy, in which a Colin Kaepernick jersey was worn by a "target" during a military working dog demonstration.
Tori Miller’s promotion to the College Park Skyhawks’ general manager was a monumental moment for the NBA G League. Miller is the first woman in the developmental league’s history to hold this title.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is teaming up with his ex-wife and a top sports management company to buy the bankrupt XFL football league for $15 million.
Lanier grad Derrick Brown, fresh off a decorated four-year career at Auburn, was named the Amateur Athlete of the Year for the state of Alabama on Sunday.
The Atlanta Falcons have signed cornerback Darqueze Dennard, a Georgia native who played his high school football at Twiggs County.
The St. Louis Cardinals received multiple new positive COVID-19 tests among staff members from Saturday’s testing, sources told ESPN’s Jeff Passan.
With two wins in his pocket heading into Sunday’s Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Brad Keselowski was already in the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs.
The New York Mets were unable to contact designated hitter Yoenis Cespedes, who did not show up at Truist Park for Sunday afternoon’s MLB game in Atlanta, for an extended period, a situation that sparked widespread concern for his safety.
The Atlanta Falcons announced a series of roster moves Sunday, including the designation of linebacker to Foye Oluokun the team’s reserve/COVID-19 list.
Atlanta United president Darren Eales discussed during a press conference Thursday afternoon the fortune he opened from his cookie for lunch: “Expect great things, and great things will come.”
ATLANTA — Touki Toussaint was effective in his first start of 2020, and the Braves jumped out to a quick five-run lead Saturday night in a 7-1 victory over the New York Mets.
Leesburg resident Brantley Baker helped Georgia to a 9-7 victory Saturday in the 45th annual Georgia-South Carolina Junior Challenge Match in Rocky Face.
University of Louisiana at Lafayette assistant football coach D.J. Looney has died at the age of 31, according to a statement from the school's Department of Athletics.
Atlanta United 2 announced Friday all of its remaining home matches for the 2020 USL Championship season will be played behind closed doors with no supporters at Fifth Third Bank Stadium.