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Georgia Tech’s Thomas 1 of ACC’s breakout stars

North Carolina State quarterback Jacoby Brissett gains some yardage while running the ball against Florida State during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. Florida State won 56-41.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Thomas says his will to win drove him — and Georgia Tech — to comeback wins over Georgia Southern and Virginia Tech in his memorable first month as the Yellow Jackets’ starting quarterback.

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Georgia expects boost from added receiver depth

Georgia quarterback Hutson Mason (14) out runs Tennessee defensive end Derek Barnett (9) to the end zone for a touchdown in the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Hutson Mason is getting some help for Georgia’s struggling passing game.

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Falcons stuck in travel mode, battered by injuries

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith walks off the field after an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Minneapolis. The Vikings won 41-28. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Falcons’ current stretch of road games would be a challenge even under ideal circumstances.

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Hawks, civil rights leaders vow to work together

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks and city civil rights leaders said Friday’s meeting between the team’s CEO and the group was “extremely productive.”

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Pirates rip Braves 10-1, cut Cards’ lead to 1 game

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Edinson Volquez works in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Edinson Volquez threw seven scoreless innings, Travis Snider and Neil Walker hit homers and the Pittsburgh Pirates moved within one game of the NL Central lead with a 10-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.

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