North's Sphire honored by Falcons

North Gwinnett's Bob Sphire was selected as the high school coach of the week by the Atlanta Falcons following the Bulldogs' 49-3 win over Archer in the first round of the Class AAAAA playoffs.

The honor comes with a plaque signed by Falcons' head coach Mike Smith and a $1,000 grant to the school's athletic department courtesy of the NFL's Youth Football fund.