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Falcons, Bucs both eager to get back on field

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan walks off the field in the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

ATLANTA (AP) — The short week came at a good time for the Atlanta Falcons.

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Nats beat Braves to clinch another NL East title

Washington Nationals teammates run out onto the field to congratulate pitcher Drew Storen (22) and catcher Wilson Ramos after clinching the NL East division against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Atlanta. Washington won 3-0. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Washington Nationals bounced up and down in unison near second base, not bothered at all by a smattering of boos from the crowd at Turner Field.

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Washington Nationals clinch National League East title, beating Atlanta 3-0

ATLANTA (AP) — Washington Nationals clinch National League East title, beating Atlanta 3-0.

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Atlanta mayor: Talked to 6 possible Hawks owners

In this May 29, 2013, file photo, Atlanta Hawks general managerr Danny Ferry waits during a news conference in Atlanta.   Ferry has taken an indefinite leave of absence after making racially charged comments about a potential free agent. (AP Photo/David Tulis, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Mayor Kasim Reed said Tuesday he has already talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.

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Braves’ new stadium has a name _ SunTrust Park

Cobb County chairman Tim Lee, left, Atlanta Braves chairman Terry McGuirk, second from left, SunTrust CEO William Rogers, third from left, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, second from right, and Hall of Fame baseball player Hank Aaron, right, wrap up a ground breaking ceremony Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Atlanta, for the Atlanta Braves new baseball stadium, which will be called SuntTust Park. The Braves will be moving from Turner Field in Fulton County to the new stadium being built in Cobb County in 2017. (AP Photo/John Amis)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves are still more than two years away from moving into their new suburban ballpark.

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