Maghen Moore

Maghen Moore produces social sports content for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Fans react: Tommy Nobis, ‘Mr. Falcon,’ is dead at 74
 Tommy Nobis, “Mr. Falcon,” has died at the age of 74. Nobis died Wednesday morning at home with his wife at his side, after an extended illness, the Atlanta Falcons confirmed.  Football fans and fans of Nobis shared memories and thoughts on Twitter.  Nobis was Atlanta’s No. 1 pick in the NFL draft and played his...

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Tommy Nobis, “Mr. Falcon,” has died at the age of 74. Nobis died Wednesday morning at home with his wife at his side, after an extended illness, the Atlanta Falcons confirmed.  Football fans and fans of Nobis shared memories and thoughts on Twitter.  Nobis was Atlanta’s No. 1 pick in the NFL draft and played his...
A piece of UGA history, Bulldogs 2017 season available 
 You can own your piece of UGA history starting today! The Bulldogs won the SEC championship for the first time since 2005 and are headed to the College Playoff for the first time. They will face off with Oklahoma in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1, 2018. Relive the Georgia Bulldogs’ 2017 season with a special 36-page section produced by The...

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You can own your piece of UGA history starting today! The Bulldogs won the SEC championship for the first time since 2005 and are headed to the College Playoff for the first time. They will face off with Oklahoma in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1, 2018. Relive the Georgia Bulldogs’ 2017 season with a special 36-page section produced by The...
Rose Bowl Game gives away free tickets in Athens
 The Rose Bowl Game –– one of two 2017 College Football Playoff Games –– travelled to Athens, Ga. Wednesday to give away tickets to the game.  The first location was the Chapel Bell  on North Campus at the University of Georgia.  The first winner was announced around 1 p.m. on Wednesday.  The second winner...

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The Rose Bowl Game –– one of two 2017 College Football Playoff Games –– travelled to Athens, Ga. Wednesday to give away tickets to the game.  The first location was the Chapel Bell on North Campus at the University of Georgia.  The first winner was announced around 1 p.m. on Wednesday.  The second winner...
Aaron Rodgers shares Instagram photo, news on his return
 Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers announced his return to the NFL and the Packers Tuesday.  Rodgers missed the past eight weeks after breaking his collarbone in Week 6 against the Minnesota Vikings. Per NFL Insider, the Packers quarterback will return Sunday against the Panthers.  The remainder of Green Bay’s season...

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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers announced his return to the NFL and the Packers Tuesday.  Rodgers missed the past eight weeks after breaking his collarbone in Week 6 against the Minnesota Vikings. Per NFL Insider, the Packers quarterback will return Sunday against the Panthers.  The remainder of Green Bay’s season...
Jake Fromm’s brother receives offer from South Carolina 
 Tyler Fromm, the younger brother of University of Georgia freshman quarterback Jake Fromm, received an offer from South Carolina on Sunday.  The younger Fromm is a wide receiver and tight end for Warner Robins High School. According to 247Sports, Fromm has an offer from Troy and, as of Dec. 10, the University of South Carolina. ...

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Tyler Fromm, the younger brother of University of Georgia freshman quarterback Jake Fromm, received an offer from South Carolina on Sunday.  The younger Fromm is a wide receiver and tight end for Warner Robins High School. According to 247Sports, Fromm has an offer from Troy and, as of Dec. 10, the University of South Carolina. ...
Former Georgia Tech kicker sets franchise record for field goals 
 During Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders, Former Georgia Tech kicker and Kansas City Chief Harrison Butker made his 26th field goal –– a franchise record.  As for records, Butker isn’t new to making them. The former Yellow Jacket is Georgia Tech’s leading scorer.  Butker went 4-for-4 Sunday...

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During Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders, Former Georgia Tech kicker and Kansas City Chief Harrison Butker made his 26th field goal –– a franchise record.  As for records, Butker isn’t new to making them. The former Yellow Jacket is Georgia Tech’s leading scorer.  Butker went 4-for-4 Sunday...
LOOK: Roquan Smith receives three first-place votes in Heisman voting 
 A Georgia player was in the top ten of the Heisman voting.  Georgia linebacker Roquan Smith received three first place votes -- the seventh highest first place votes -- for the Heisman Trophy.  Smith and the Bulldogs travel to Pasadena to play the 2017 Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield and the Oklahoma Sooners in the Rose Bowl...

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A Georgia player was in the top ten of the Heisman voting.  Georgia linebacker Roquan Smith received three first place votes -- the seventh highest first place votes -- for the Heisman Trophy.  Smith and the Bulldogs travel to Pasadena to play the 2017 Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield and the Oklahoma Sooners in the Rose Bowl...
Deion Jones intercepts Drew Brees to seal victory over Saints
 With just over a minute left to play, Falcons linebacker Deion Jones intercepted Saints quarterback Drew Brees’  pass in the end zone to seal the 20-17 victory against New Orleans on Thursday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.  The linebacker then got on the Atlanta Falcons Twitter account to share a message with the fans. 

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With just over a minute left to play, Falcons linebacker Deion Jones intercepted Saints quarterback Drew Brees’ pass in the end zone to seal the 20-17 victory against New Orleans on Thursday at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.  The linebacker then got on the Atlanta Falcons Twitter account to share a message with the fans. 
UCF sells Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl ticket allotment in record time
 The University of Central Florida sold the entirety of its Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl ticket allotment in record time, the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and the university announced.  UCF’s block of 12,500 tickets were sold in three days, making them one of the fastest Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl teams to sell its entire block of tickets. The...

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The University of Central Florida sold the entirety of its Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl ticket allotment in record time, the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and the university announced.  UCF’s block of 12,500 tickets were sold in three days, making them one of the fastest Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl teams to sell its entire block of tickets. The...
Twitter reacts: Roger Goodell signs new contract
 The National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell has signed a new contract, per reports from Pro Football Talk and later confirmed by ESPN.  Twitter immediately reacted to the news. 

Posted: 8 days ago

The National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell has signed a new contract, per reports from Pro Football Talk and later confirmed by ESPN.  Twitter immediately reacted to the news. 
Report: Roger Goodell signs new contract 
 The National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell has signed a new contract, according to Pro Football Talk.  According to this report that quotes a memorandum to all owners, Arthur Blank, the Atlanta Falcons owner and NFL Compensation Committee Chairman, signed the “binding contract extension ... on behalf of the...

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The National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell has signed a new contract, according to Pro Football Talk.  According to this report that quotes a memorandum to all owners, Arthur Blank, the Atlanta Falcons owner and NFL Compensation Committee Chairman, signed the “binding contract extension ... on behalf of the...