A Crucial Catch Campaign

By Sarah Garlick For the past four years, the NFL has partnered with the American Cancer Society (ACS) in the fight against breast cancer. All women are at risk for breast cancer and the risk increases with age. Early detection is key for a better chance of survival. The NFL’s initiative “A Crucial Catch: Annual […]

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An Ode to NFL Referees

By Cari Buchwald They’re baaack! NFL fans had a weight lifted off their shoulders last week when the NFL referee lockout finally came to a close. After the frustrating first three weeks of the season filled with poor calls, penalties and fines, there are probably very few fans sad to see the replacement refs walk […]

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For ratings or for integrity? That is the question.

By Michael Ruskell Before I begin, I must announce who I am. I am an Atlanta native who has been an avid Atlanta Braves supporter since my young memory’s commencement. This is relevant because my topic today concerns MLB’s new wildcard system, which now allows for the top two finishers to have a one game […]

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Chipper Jones – A Georgia Hero

By Caroline McKinley Chipper Jones, a 19-straight-season baseball all star, is on his final season with the Atlanta Braves.  He announced his retirement on March 22, 2012, leaving every baseball fan in Georgia and America heartbroken.  Chipper has been a huge part of the Atlanta Braves franchise for 19 straight years, and his involvement with […]

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