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Africa’s newest champion!

Jose Quintanilla, Photographer May 9, 2022

On Sunday, February 6th, of this year, Africa claimed their newest football champion to be Senegal. The continental champions were decided after a teeth-gritting match against Egypt. This has been counted...

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Freddie Freeman leaves the Braves

Ayron Lackey, Sports Staff Writer May 3, 2022

Long-time Atlanta Brave first baseman Freddie Freeman has returned home, as he is now back in California with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Freddie Freeman is coming off a winning season with the Braves, where...

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March Madness recap

Ayron Lackey, Sports Staff Writer May 3, 2022

March Madness is the biggest event of the year for college basketball, as this tournament determines the season's national champion. If you are wondering why the college basketball tournament is called...

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The NBA has a scoring boom!

Preston Lee, G&B News Staff Writer April 18, 2022

Imagine this scenario and tell me what you would do. You’re a basketball player competing against the Atlanta Hawks. It’s the fourth quarter and you’re up by one point with 10 seconds left in the...

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Tom Brady’s short-lived retirement

Kori Joseph, Sports Staff Writer April 18, 2022

The following events only lasted for about a month because in early March Tom Brady announced he was not quite done with his football career. Brady stated, “These past two months I’ve realized my place...

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Should athletes be held to a higher standard?

Zoe Zagotti, Sports Editor April 18, 2022

Professional athletes are seen as heroes, idols, and even role models. Kids look up to pro athletes and they grow up wanting to be like them. Therefore, when a kid sees a mugshot of their favorite player,...

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The NFL’s new showboating policy

Alex Polania, Sports Staff Writer April 18, 2022

Whether you like it or not, when you have a group of people playing a game in front of tens of thousands of energized fans, you're going to get some emotion from the players. Taking that breathtaking moment...

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The NFL overtime rule is unfair

Ayron Lackey, Sports Staff Writer February 23, 2022

Recently, there was another controversy with the NFL’s overtime rules in the Buffalo Bills vs. Kansas City Chiefs game. The NFL rule states that the team that wins the coin toss gets the chance to drive...

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Go DAWGS!

Zoe Zagotti, Sports Editor February 8, 2022

January 10th will now go down in history for every Georgia Bulldog fan: the day Georgia finally beat Alabama for the National Championship. This was the first time since 2007 that Georgia has beaten Alabama,...

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Student’s super bowl predictions

Ayron Lackey, Sports Staff Writer February 4, 2022

The NFL is heading into the playoffs after finishing up week 18 of the 2021 regular season. For some teams, week 18 was just a way to improve their records, but for others it was their way to secure a...

Remembering Demaryius Thomas

Remembering Demaryius Thomas

Bryson Dover, Sports Staff Writer February 4, 2022

“A Legend” is a title that takes a lifetime to earn for most people. Demaryius Thomas was one exception. Sadly, the world just lost this amazing person and football player that he was. Thomas blasted...

Antonio Brown playing for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
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Antonio Brown Walk Off

Kirsten Vanden Bos, Opinions Editor February 4, 2022

During The Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs the New York Jets game on January 2, 2022 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, Antonion Brown removed his pads, undershirt, and gloves and proceeded to...