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Panthers aiming to repeat as NFC South champions

The Carolina Panthers, thanks to another strong December, have a chance to win the NFC South with a road victory over the Atlanta Falcons

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With two years left on contract, former Hawk Josh Smith waived by Pistons

Atlanta native and former Hawk Josh Smith was waived Monday by the Detroit Pistons

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Falcons playing for fresh start in playoffs, possibly Smith's job

The Atlanta Falcons can reach the postseason and win NFC South with a victory over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday

Gladiator goalie called back up to AHL

Mike Lee, on a rehab assignment with Gwinnett, was called back up to the Portland Pirates

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NFL ROUNDUP: Cowboys crush Colts to win NFC East

Recaps of the Sunday, Dec. 1 NFL football games

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Gladiators dominate Solar Bears in home victory

Garry Nunn and Marshall Everson powered the Gwinnett Gladiators to a win over the Orlando Solar Bears on Sunday

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Falcons topple Saints, keep playoff hopes alive

The Atlanta Falcons stepped up on offense and defense Sunday afternoon with a huge win over the New Orleans Saints, setting up a big matchup with the Carolina Panthers in the regular-season finale

Hawks stay hot, beat Houston 104-97

Kyle Korver led a balanced attack with 22 points as Atlanta stayed hot with a 104-97 win at Houston.

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Saints host rival Falcons with seasons on the line

The New Orleans Saints and Atlanta Falcons have 17 losses between them and neither will finish the regular season with a winning record.

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Rondo ready for another title run after trade to Mavericks

Rajon Rondo went from a fringe playoff team in the Eastern Conference to a championship contender in the Dallas Mavericks

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Evans, rookie receivers making their mark in NFL

Mike Evans of Tampa Bay leads an outstanding crop of rookie receivers having exceptional debut NFL seasons

Everblades slip past Gwinnett Gladiators

The Florida Everblades pulled out a win over the Gwinnett Gladiators on Friday night

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Padres, Braves agree to trade for Justin Upton

The Atlanta Braves and San Diego Padres have agree to a trade for slugger Justin Upton

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Getting to Know ... Tristin Llewellyn

Gwinnett defenseman Tristin Llewellyn is in his second season with the Gladiators and fifth as a pro after a successful collegiate career with the prestigious University of Michigan program.

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Trufant, Atlanta defense wary of Brees

Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant expects to be exhausted by the end of Atlanta’s NFC South showdown Sunday at New Orleans.


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