National title odds for Georgia have dropped just a bit. (W.P. Glamour Shots)

Predictions: Bucs to cure Falcons

2:37 pm Nov. 6, 2014

There have been a number of significant historical events that have taken place on Sept. 18, including the confirmation of Tiberius as Roman Emperor in 0014 (huge win for the GOP), the government loan in

Mark Richt and Paul Johnson wish you a happy election day. (Jason Getz, AJC)

Election day: Vote to keep or fire coaches

8:52 am Nov. 4, 2014

Happy election day. Here’s your chance to vote.

I’ve lived in Atlanta for more than 25 years. As much as the professional and college sports scene can turn the area into an emotional train wreck, I

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Predictions: No Gurley, no problem for Dogs

3:59 pm Oct. 30, 2014

According to suburban legend (defined as Googling outside of the perimeter),  Halloween has its origins in the ancient Celtic festival known as “Samhain” (pronounced, “sah-win,” because Celtics couldn’t spell) and is celebrated at the end

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Predictions: Jolly old loss for Falcons

5:07 pm Oct. 23, 2014

According to Thursday’s London Mirror (“The Intelligent Tabloid”), under “Football” news, Tottenham was looking for a win over Asteras Tripolis, a Spanish goalie may rehab with Manchester United, and Balotelli threatened a woman who took

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Predictions: Dogs win, Falcons lose, Jameis safe

3:56 pm Oct. 16, 2014

With Mississippi State ranked No. 1, the Kansas City Royals going to the World Series and the usually profitable Weekend Predictions struggling in the first half of this economic season — there’s hope: I’m in

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Predictions: No Gurley, no Dogs, no kidding

7:14 pm Oct. 9, 2014

Welcome back to Weekend Predictions and Occasional Spectacular Grease Fires, Inc., where we will vigorously defend your right to deduct all incorrect financial assumptions that the Falcons’ defense might someday force a punt but never

It's not a depressed job market in Flowery Branch. They're hiring.

Predictions: More Falcons’ kindness

3:28 pm Oct. 2, 2014

As the Falcons go into their fifth game still looking for a defense, or even a speed bump, or even just a good joke to tell a receiver during a pass route on the chance

I got a feeling about this week. Honest. I think. (W.P. Glamour Shots)

Predictions: Falcons win, Rocker (duh) loses

6:23 pm Sep. 25, 2014

Welcome back to what has been an enormously profitable investment season, if you ignore the 28 slight miscalculations against the spread — which I honestly was just joking about, so help me Roger Goodell —