• Coach Elliott resigns from HC position, Spring Football postponed

    Feb. 15, Head Coach Shawn Elliott resigned from his duties after seven seasons as Georgia State Football’s head coach. Elliott posted a 41-44 record at Georgia State, leading the Panthers to a 4-1 bowl record in his tenure. The decision came early Thursday morning, just three days into the GSU Spring Football season.   Following his resignation, Elliott was hired by the University of South Carolina as TE Coach. Before coming to Georgia State in [...]
  • Georgia State Hires New Head Coach Dell McGee

    The Georgia State Panthers found themselves in unfamiliar territory on Feb. 15. when head coach Shawn Elliott resigned from his position to become the tight ends coach at the University of South Carolina. Athletic Director Charlie Cobb wasted no time finding a new head coach as the Panthers hired Georgia running backs coach Dell McGee.   McGee inked a 5-year deal with the Panthers that will last until the 2029 season.   “We are proud [...]
  • World Cup 2026 to Atlanta: MBS launching natural grass pitch

    FIFA officially announced on Feb. 4 Atlanta will be one of sixteen host cities for the next World Cup. For the first time ever, FIFA will have an entire continent host matches in Mexico, Canada, and the United States.   The city of Atlanta, among the other host cities, is expected to be flooded with fans, athletes, and tourists when the competition arrives in Summer 2026. Businesses in host cities have already started their preparation, [...]
  • HC Raheem Morris bolsters Falcons new regime

    After a three year stint as Los Angeles Rams DC, former Falcons interim HC Raheem Morris is returning to Atlanta. Owner Arthur Blank was quick to strike, hiring Morris just 12 days after the Rams loss to the Lions in the Wild Card round of the playoffs. The two-time Super Bowl champion is widely-regarded as one of the top defensive coaches in the NFL, and has a coaching career spanning 25 years   Alongside Head [...]
  • Braves Reload for 2024: Offseason Overhaul Targets Bullpen, Outfield, and Core Contracts

    After compiling 104 wins and the top record in the National League, the Atlanta Braves’ postseason run did not go as planned. Following a three to one loss against the Phillies in the divisional series, Atlanta has been busy during the offseason, making numerous moves as they look to win their fifth World Series next season. The Braves began the offseason with a focus on strengthening the bullpen, adding impactful arms to the roster. Key [...]
  • Hawks, Lakers, and Spurs involved in trade talks surrounding Dejounte Murray

    The Atlanta Hawks are the 10th seed in the East, a position they’ve been stuck in for most of the season. Front offices around the league have been busy, as speculation has circulated that the Hawks are looking to move some key pieces around as the Feb. 8 trade deadline approaches. Guard Dejounte Murray has been the main topic of these conversations.   The Hawks acquired Murray before the 2022-2023 season with hopes that he [...]
  • Elliott’s Panthers are full speed ahead in 2024 offseason

    January 8, The University of Michigan’s 34-13 championship victory over the University of Washington concluded the 2023-2024 college football season. For the next 228 days, college fans wait, with varying degrees of hope and uncertainty for their team’s 2024-2025 season.   Many fans spend these months distracting themselves with other sports, working extra hours, and spending more quality time with their families. The individuals within the team, however, don’t have that same luxury.   The [...]
  • Falcons pursuing Belichick, Harbaugh, others for Head Coach

      Following a crushing 48-17 loss to the rival Saints and finishing a third consecutive season with a disappointing 7-10 record, owner Arthur Blank decided to cut ties with head coach Arthur Smith.   The Falcons are now one of eight teams searching for a new head coach going into the offseason. Former Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and Michigan’s John Harbaugh are among the top candidates for coaching positions with multiple teams, with the [...]
  • Falcons fire Arthur Smith following disappointing season

    After ending a third consecutive season at 7-10, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank decides to part ways with third year coach Arthur Smith. At the start of his tenure with the Falcons in 2021, fans were hopeful that the former Tennessee Titans coordinator could bring back a consistent super bowl contending team back to Atlanta but could only produce a consistent sub .500 team.   When asked about why Blank decided to pull the trigger [...]
  • Panthers dominate Utah State in bowl game to end their season

    The Panthers capped off a rather disappointing season with a blowout victory, 45-22, over Utah State in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. Senior Darren Grainger accounted for five total touchdowns—three through the air and two on the ground—in his final game before declaring for the NFL Draft.   Following a breakout season on the ground, starting running back Marcus Carroll entered the transfer portal, promoting senior Freddie Brock to his first start as a Panther. [...]
  • Trae Young makes his case to be an All-Star starter

    As the NBA reaches the midway point of the season, the race for all-star selections intensifies, especially in the Eastern Conference, where the competition among guards is closer than ever. Among the plethora of talents across the league’s different backcourts is Atlanta Hawks point guard Trae Young, whose sharpshooting and elite playmaking help make a strong case for not only his third all-star selection but potentially a spot in the starting lineup as well.   [...]
  • Electric atmosphere leads Georgia State to dominating win over Georgia Southern

    As the spring semester gets underway, the fans are rolling back into the GSU Convocation Center and basketball season continues to ramp up. On Saturday, Jan. 13, Georgia State defeated conference rival Georgia Southern 90-62 in dominant fashion.   The energy from the 3,152 fans in attendance, including the white-out student section, created an electric atmosphere from tip-off to the final buzzer. “First, I want to acknowledge our crowd and especially our student section,” head [...]
  • What Bijan Robinson brings to the Falcons offense

    In the 2023 NFL Draft, the Atlanta Falcons surprised many by selecting Texas running back Bijan Robinson with the eighth overall pick. This decision marks the highest a running back has been drafted since 2018 when the New York Giants chose Saquon Barkley as the second overall pick. Given the extreme devaluation of the running back market, some fans and analysts have raised many doubts about the Falcons’ choice to draft Robinson at such a [...]
  • How will Georgia State perform this upcoming season?

      Last season, the Georgia State Panthers played a disappointing season, finishing with a record of 4-8 and placing last in the Sun Belt conference. The upcoming season won’t be much easier than last, as the Panthers are hosted by opponents such as fifth-ranked LSU paired with the loss of many seniors including star running backs Jamyest Williams and Tucker Gregg.   According to analysts, the upcoming season is expected to follow a familiar pattern [...]
  • Projecting Drake London’s Leap in Year Two

    The Atlanta Falcons selected wide receiver Drake London with the eighth pick in the 2022 NFL draft. In a class loaded with talent at the wideout position, London was atop the majority of draft boards across the league. The national media maligned this pick on draft night because of the significant questions about London’s ability to separate from defenders.  A large portion of London’s production in college came on jump balls in which he outmuscled [...]