Developers are pitching their visions of how to transform the 55 acres of land north of Turner Field into a (drumroll) “mixed-use” sports and entertainment district. Innovative and original are … Continue Reading ‘You can see the Chick-fil-A cow from atop the ferris wheel’
ATL’s record: 154 seasons, one championship
(A mostly Falcons flashback, with a Hawks cameo) In Atlanta the 1980 Falcons were football’s version of the ’91 Braves. Not quite the same, because the NFL schedule can’t compete … Continue Reading My adventures with Rankin Smith, and other tales of Atlanta’s other sports teams
Interesting piece on settling in Atlanta by correspondent Jon Fasman, a Chicago native: We knew it once hosted the Olympics, has a vast airport, lots of corporate headquarters, Martin Luther … Continue Reading The Economist on the Bravos
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Mark Bradley reviews a sorry history: Since big-time professional sports arrived in 1966, teams sailing under the Atlanta flag have completed 148 seasons. (We won’t count baseball in 1994, when … Continue Reading The new Cleveland