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Tech Football Adds Five Transfers to 2023 Roster 

Tech Football Adds Five Transfers to 2023 Roster 

Two linemen, two wideouts and a tight end join Yellow Jackets  THE FLATS – Georgia Tech football officially announced the addition of five transfers to its 2023 roster on Wednesday. The five newcomers include:  OL Jordan Brown (r-So., 6-5, 320, Long Beach, Calif./Jireh Prep/UNC Charlotte)  WR Abdul Janneh (r-Jr., 6-3, 180, Hanover, Pa./New Oxford H.S./Duquesne)  WR…read more »

Business of Sports – Eddie Gonzalez of the Atlanta Open Tennis Tournament

Business of Sports – Eddie Gonzalez of the Atlanta Open Tennis Tournament

Professional Tennis returns with the Atlanta Open at Atlantic Station July 23 – July 31st! Today Eddie Gonzalez, Director of the Atlanta Open, drops in with Cellini and Dimino to let listeners know when the tournament happens, who’s involved, who’s playing, and what spectators can expect. It’s the kickoff to Summer Tennis in the South!…read more »

How sweet it is! Braves are WORLD CHAMPS! – BY BUCK BELUE

How sweet it is! Braves are WORLD CHAMPS! – BY BUCK BELUE

November 11, 2021680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – The Braves World Championship Parade was amazing! The players were both surprised and thrilled with the number of Braves fans that lined the streets of this great city to show their appreciation for bringing us all another title. A new generation of Braves fans is now on fire…read more »

For The Hawks: Stop with the doom and gloom! – BY DAN MATHEWS

For The Hawks: Stop with the doom and gloom! – BY DAN MATHEWS

June 30th, 2021 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – The Hawks are potentially two wins away from a trip to the NBA Finals. Is that something we thought we’d say in 2021? The Hawks overcame the odds and brought their Eastern Conference Finals series to 2-2 with the Milwaukee Bucks. The 110-88 final is not one…read more »

“OLD SCHOOL” VS. “NEW SCHOOL” BASEBALL – BY CARLOS MEDINA

“OLD SCHOOL” VS. “NEW SCHOOL” BASEBALL – BY CARLOS MEDINA

April 12, 2021 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – One of the takeaways from the 2020 Atlanta Braves season was that the Braves, for one season, joined the modern analytics baseball lineup. With the rule changes of 2020 including the universal DH, the Braves altered their lineup to get their best hitters the most at bats…read more »

Turns out we needed the NBA All-Star Game

Turns out we needed the NBA All-Star Game

March 8, 2021 BY DAN MATHEWS 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – I don’t know about you, but I enjoyed last night’s NBA All-Star Game.  Was it the most polished game of basketball? No. It never is.  But I think more importantly, it showed us that normalcy in sports and life are even closer. Sure, we…read more »

Freddie Freeman back in North Port for Spring Training

Freddie Freeman back in North Port for Spring Training

March 2, 2021 – BY KEVIN MCALPIN 680 THE FAN ATLANTA – After an eventful offseason (to say the least), Freddie Freeman joined his teammates in North Port yesterday, spending the last two mornings getting back into the swing of things. Tuesday morning, Freeman met with the media at length to discuss his expanded family,…read more »

Hawks: Lloyd Pierce gets a pass…For now

Hawks: Lloyd Pierce gets a pass…For now

Feb. 26, 2021 – BY DAN MATHEWS 680 THE FAN, ATLANTA – I’ll give Lloyd Pierce a pass… For now A lot of us had hoped that the Hawks would be better than 13-18 at this point of the season.  The calls for the organization to move on from Lloyd Pierce as head coach and…read more »

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