Category: from-the-magazine - Daily Agenda - Atlanta Magazine

What's next for GSU football?

The Panthers lost most of the starters from last year's winless season

When they went 6–5 in their inaugural season four years ago, Georgia State University’s Panthers had reason for optimism. Now it seems the young Panthers grew up too quickly for their own good. Read more...

College football Hall of Fame serves as a high-tech pantheon to gridiron gods

Technology wil be strongly integrated into the visitor experience

When the college football Hall of Fame opens in downtown Atlanta on August 23, visitors can expect more than dusty artifacts and stern-faced busts. A high-tech pantheon to gridiron gods, the $66.5 million hall replaces old digs in South Bend, Indiana. Read more...

A Marietta native's medical app gets funding from a fictional doctor: Patrick Dempsey

Jared Heyman's, which helps diagnose mystery illnesses, caught the attention of McDreamy himself

Imagine having a mystery illness—but also access to dozens of health experts for diagnosis. Marietta native Jared Heyman created a medical crowdsourcing platform after his sister spent three years—and saw nearly two dozen doctors—fighting a life-threatening and undiagnosed disease. Read more...

Q&A with SEC Network host and analyst Maria Taylor

The former UGA basketball player talks about working with Tim Tebow, life on the sideline, and the SEC's reign

When Alpharetta native Maria Taylor introduces herself to hulking SEC football players, their typical response is, “You’re huge!” Taylor stands six feet two and was a four-year basketball player at the University of Georgia. Read more...

SEC Network launches with pigskin preseason, preview, and past games

ESPN's new channel features Tim Tebow as a host and will air 45 live football games

It’s August. It’s the Southeast. Are you ready for some college football? That question is purely rhetorical because, ready or not, here comes ESPN’s SEC Network, ramming round-the-clock gridiron action and commentary—including gospel from Saint Tebow himself—smack into your face mask. Read more...