1. Joe Johnson, GET OUT!

    The honeymoon is over. Joe, we get your gameplan. You take the money, and you perform, to an extent, enough to earn another contract elsewhere, but you check out when it's crunch time...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 4 years ago 221 reads 0 comments

  2. Thank You Atlanta Braves

    Dear Atlanta Braves, Thank you. Thank you for not waiting until October to break our hearts and let us down, again. Thank you for being kind enough to go ahead and get it out of the way in April...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 4 years ago 48 reads 4 comments

  3. Why Are We Surprised??

    Why is anyone surprised it has come to this? It’s the post-season in Atlanta, of course the home team is going to fail, and more than likely in spectacular fashion...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 4 years ago 108 reads 2 comments

  4. To The NBA World; Maybe Now You Know

    Enough of this, "the Hawks play in the east", or "the Hawks still aren't a legitimate threat" to be playing in the professional version of basketball's final four. Simply put, yes they are...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 4 years ago 37 reads 0 comments

  5. Chipper Jones: Mr. Underappreciated

    It has become as rare as a week going by without some sort of story about a past pastor of an Obama attended church, and it’s becoming rarer by the minute...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 6 years ago 1,085 reads 5 comments

  6. Surprise MLB Teams in 2008

    Who will be this year's Rockies, or other sleeper?By sleeper, I don't necessarily mean they are going to win their division, but just be pleasant surprises as well...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 6 years ago 1,084 reads 3 comments

  7. Now That's What I Call Basketball

    Interest has waned in the NBA in recent years, and I can safely say I'm speaking on behalf of thousands of sports fans across this country. Attendance, ratings and merchandise sales would all back me up on that point...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 6 years ago 1,132 reads 0 comments

  8. Atlanta: Not As Bad a Sports Town As You Think

    The city of Atlanta is a major transplant city, and that is a huge reason you don't have the number of supposed die-hard fans of these sports teams...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 6 years ago 1,497 reads 4 comments

  9. College Basketball: Faults at the Top

    San Antonio may very will wind up covered in blue when the NCAA tournament concludes this season. Memphis, UCLA, North Carolina, Duke, and Kansas—four of the nation's top five teams—have the color in common...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 6 years ago 1,167 reads 9 comments

  10. Forgotten Greatness: The 1999 St. Louis Rams

    On a certain network’s morning radio show, the two co-hosts were dissecting a list compiled by another major media outlet of the NFL's ten all-time greatest single season teams in league history...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about over 6 years ago 4,063 reads 5 comments

  11. Crank 'Em Up: NASCAR Set for Preseason Thunder

    Quick pop quiz: What happens tomorrow, January 7th, that should captivate the sports world? No, I'm not talking about the mythical national championship game between LSU and Ohio State...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about almost 7 years ago 940 reads 2 comments

  12. ACC: America's Conference of Comedy

    Is there a worse BCS conference in America than the Atlantic Coast Conference? You'd be hard pressed to prove that one comes close...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about almost 7 years ago 4,137 reads 17 comments

  13. Parker's Injury Won't Halt Steelers

    A lot of Steeler haters are secretly rejoicing, feeling that any chance Pittsburgh had to win their second Super Bowl title in three years just left the building...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about almost 7 years ago 893 reads 5 comments

  14. Best of 2007—It's Almost Over

    I'm not sure I can make it through this article, it may just infuriate me too much to go back and remind myself of what a miserable year 2007 has been from a sports perspective for me...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about almost 7 years ago 861 reads 1 comments

  15. Memo to Paul Hewitt: Please Join Chan Gailey

    Paul Hewitt's honeymoon at Georgia Tech is over—at least it should be. His ramblin' wreck are just that, a wreck, and it's not the first time this has happened at the school on North Avenue...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about almost 7 years ago 1,056 reads 5 comments

  16. Baseball Hall of Fame: Who's Headed to Cooperstown?

    This year's crop of Baseball Hall of Fame candidates isn't exactly loaded with stars—especially when you think back to last year's crop...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about almost 7 years ago 1,348 reads 1 comments

  17. Firing Line? A Breakdown of the Impending NFL Coaching Shuffle

    So the Atlanta Falcons are the first team to officially begin a coaching search for the 2008 NFL season. The question is: how many other teams will join the Falcons in a quest to once ...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about almost 7 years ago 1,514 reads 1 comments

  18. Bobby Petrino Takes the Low Road Out of Atlanta

    They say when the going gets tough, the tough get going. Whoever "they" are, they're right—at least when it comes to Bobby Petrino...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about almost 7 years ago 1,478 reads 9 comments

  19. Southern Discomfort: The Dire State of Pro Sports Below the Mason-Dixon Line

    The inhabitants of the southeastern region of the United States love their sports teams, and love them passionately. While the passion and love affair is much greater on the collegiate level, it does extend to professional sports as well...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about almost 7 years ago 1,546 reads 0 comments

  20. Georgia on my mind... unfortunately

    So it's the first week of October and there is nothing in the sports world in the State of Georgia to look forward to, unless you count the beginning of the season for the Hawks and Thrashers...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about 7 years ago 1,168 reads 3 comments

  21. NFL Week Five Predictions: Bears to Beat the Packers

    They'll probably continue to prove me wrong, but I'm still not a believer in Tennessee. There are just too many holes and question marks. I think Atlanta keeps it going and beats the Titans...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about 7 years ago 2,329 reads 4 comments

  22. Return to Glory

    It was the summer of 2002, the weather was hot, the days were long, and baseball and NASCAR were in their dog days of summer...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about 7 years ago 789 reads 0 comments

  23. What We Know About the NFL

    The AFC East better be thankful to have the Patriots residing within the division, otherwise this division would rank as one of the worst in the history of the NFL...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about 7 years ago 1,184 reads 0 comments

  24. Mets Collapse: A Braves Fan's Revenge

    If there was one thing opposing fans could throw at Braves supporters, it was the fact the team's 14 Division titles in the last two decades produced only one World Series win...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about 7 years ago 1,095 reads 0 comments

  25. College FB Shakeup: Upset Losses Don't Spell Doom

    Fans of Oklahoma, Texas, Florida, Oregon, West Virginia, and Rutgers—don't fret. Your season isn't over. Not yet, anyway. For starters, everyone but West Virginia still controls their own destiny in the conference-title hunt...

    Ben Gunby Written by Ben Gunby about 7 years ago 1,000 reads 7 comments