Now for something completely different …
As my longtime readers know, I’m a sports fan. And if there’s been a bigger four-day stretch of big and potentially big sports news in Atlanta than we’ve seen beginning Wednesday, I don’t recall it.
Which of these big wins makes (or would make) you happiest?
- UGA’s (potential) SEC title/BCS title game berth (120 Votes)
- The Falcons’ big win (64 Votes)
- Sports? I’d rather be shopping … or raking leaves! (21 Votes)
- Tech’s (potential) ACC title (18 Votes)
- The Braves’ big moves (13 Votes)
Total Voters: 236
Wednesday: The Braves reached a deal with free-agent CF B.J. Upton.
Thursday: The Falcons beat their arch-nemesis, the Saints, to move within a whisker of the NFC South title and a step closer to home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. (As a bonus, a loss Sunday by Tampa Bay would give the division title to the Falcons.)
Friday: The Braves traded pitcher Tommy Hanson, freeing up payroll funds for another