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Millsap, Hawks hold off Hornets, 117-114 in OT

Atlanta Hawks forward Al Horford (15) drives between Charlotte Hornets' Bismack Biyombo (8), right, and Cody Zeller (40) during the first half of an NBA pre-season basketball game Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Atlanta.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks looked ready for the regular season when building a big first-half lead.

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Falcons lose starting center Peter Konz for season

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have placed center Peter Konz on injured reserve with a left knee injury, dealing their battered offensive line another devastating blow.

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Ga lawmakers consider athlete legislation

ATLANTA (AP) — In the wake of the suspension of Georgia running back Todd Gurley, state legislators are considering ways to punish people who jeopardize college athletes’ eligibility.

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Falcons mired in slump because of weak finishes

Chicago Bears safety Ryan Mundy(21) levels Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White knocking the ball lose for an incomplete pass during the second quarter in their football game on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, in Atlanta.    (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Curtis Compton)  MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; WXIA-TV OUT; WGCL-TV OUT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Finishing strong is the ultimate goal for any football player.

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