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Atlanta Falcons will stick to alternating backs in Week 2

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Steven Jackson has been the feature running back for most of his 11-year NFL career. He's still the starter, but Jackson is letting others take multiple turns in the backfield for the first time since 2004.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-10/atlanta-falcons-will-stick-al
Georgia Tech Coach Paul Johnson: Eagles matchup is 'just another game'

ATLANTA - Coach Paul Johnson isn't placing special significance on facing Georgia Southern for the first time.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-09/georgia-tech-coach-paul-j
Phillies no-hit Braves

ATLANTA - Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 and giving a last-place team a rare reason to celebrate.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-01/phllies-no-hit-atlanta-b
Georgia Tech opens with Wofford today

ATLANTA - Coach Paul Johnson says he has no problem defending his six-year record at Georgia Tech.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-29/georgia-tech-opens-woffor
Justin Upton, Jason Heyward propel Braves past Marlins

ATLANTA - Justin Upton homered and had three RBI, Jason Heyward drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Friday night for their third consecutive win.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-29/justin-upton-jason-heywa
Thomas leads Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets over Wofford Terriers

ATLANTA - Justin Thomas had 353 yards of total offense and DeAndre Smelter caught two third-quarter touchdown passes in Georgia Tech's 38-19 victory over Wofford in both teams' season openers Saturday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-30/thomas-leads-georgia-tech
Georgia Tech coach has faith in new QB Justin Thomas

ATLANTA - Coach Paul Johnson believes that Justin Thomas is tough enough to succeed at quarterback for Georgia Tech.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-26/georgia-tech-coach-has-fa
Alex Wood carves up Marlins in Braves' win

ATLANTA - Alex Wood struck out 12 in eight dominant innings and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Marlins 1-0 on Sunday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-31/alex-wood-carves-marlins
Braves fend off Nationals' rally, end skid

ATLANTA - Justin Upton and Freddie Freeman hit two of Atlanta's four homers off Stephen Strasburg, and the Atlanta Braves snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-6 victory over the Washington Nationals.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-09/braves-fend-nationals-ra
Double play helps Braves thwart Dodgers' rally

ATLANTA - Ervin Santana won his sixth straight start at Turner Field and the Atlanta Braves snapped a two-game skid with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-13/double-play-helps-braves