Atlanta was an American country music group formed in 1982 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. It was composed of Brad Griffis (vocals), Bill Davidson (vocals, guitar), Tony Ingram (vocals, fiddle), Alan David (lead guitar), Allen Collay (keyboards), Bill Packard (keyboards), Jeff Baker (harmonica), Dick Stevens (bass guitar) and John Holder (drums). Between 1983 and 1988, Atlanta recorded two albums for MCA Records and charted nine hit singles on the Billboard country charts. Its chart history included two Top Ten country hits in "Atlanta Burned Again Last Night" and "Sweet Country Music." The latter was also the band's highest charting single, peaking at number 5.
Atlanta was formed in 1982 by Brad Griffis (Bass guitar), Bill Davidson (vocals, rhythm guitar), Tony Ingram (vocals, fiddle), Alan David (lead guitar), Allen Collay (keyboards), Bill Packard (keyboards), Jeff Baker (harmonica), Dick Stevens (vocals)) and John Holder (drums). Prior to the foundation, Ingram had recorded on Epic Records in the band Spurzz, and Stevens, Davidson, Griffis and David had previously toured as a re-establishment of The Vogues. The group was founded through the assistance of record producer Larry McBride, who had also launched the career of Alabama. With nine members, Atlanta was the largest country music band at the time.
... this season, 1.4 points greater than this game's posted total.Atlanta has won four of the eight games it was listed as the moneyline favorite this season (50%).In games they have played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -122 or shorter, the Falcons have a record of 4-4 (50%).
With regard to the ground game, Atlanta appears to have an edge, allowing only four rushing touchdowns this season, tied for fewest in the league ... Considering the trouble brewing in the Tampa Bay linebacking corps, this could be a big game for Atlanta RB BijanRobinson, the ...
Atlanta kept the same starting lineup for the game tonight ... Atlanta took a 17-12 lead going into the first timeout and the Hawks defense seemed more aggressive than it had been in the past few games ... Onyeka Okongwu, Garrison Matthews, and Bogdan Bogdanovic were the first subs in the game for Atlanta ... Atlanta hits the road for their next game.
Bridges' game-winner pushed the Brooklyn Nets to their fifth win in six games, 114-113 over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night ... “I understand it's just one game ... Atlanta's largest lead in this game was seven points, while Brooklyn was never up by more than four ... “Tough to lose the game on the final possession,” Atlanta coach Quin Snyder said.
Atlanta Hawks (9-11, 10th in the Eastern Conference) vs ...The Hawks are 6-10 in conference games. Atlanta is second in the Eastern Conference with 13.0 offensive rebounds per game led by Clint Capela averaging 4.6 ... Bogdan Bogdanovic is averaging 18.5 points and 3.6 rebounds while shooting 47.8% over the last 10 games for Atlanta. LAST 10 GAMES.
Earlier this season, Atlanta was on the winning end of a 147-145 game against Brooklyn...Young appeared to get fouled at the end, but it was a no-call and now, Atlanta is 9-11 heading into their Friday road game vs the 76ers.� ... Atlanta travels to Philadelphia for their next game on Friday.�.
While neither team shot the ball particularly well at times in their latest meeting on Wednesday, the game was still a back-and-forth affair that went down to the wire. Entering the night, Brooklyn’s last six games in Atlanta have been decided by six points or fewer ...Nets coach Jacque Vaughn and his team have now won five of their last six games.
It is almost game time for the Hawks as they take on the Brooklyn Nets tonight at State Farm Arena. Atlanta already owns one win over the Nets this season and will look to make it another tonight.� ... Atlanta comes into the game 2nd in PPG, 16th in field goal percentage, 9th in three-point percentage, 3rd in offensive rebounding, and 20th in turnovers.
Kyle Oubre returned after missing 11 games after being struck by a vehicle Nov ...Detroit is 2-19, with the losing streak the longest in one season in franchise history and second-longest overall behind a 21-game slide at the end of the 1979-80 season and start of 1980-81 ... Atlanta has lost four of five. TraeYoung had 30 points for Atlanta.
Young still finished with 30 points, but Smith at least made the Atlanta star work for them, and not wreck the Nets’ defensive game plan like he’s done so often in the past ... It’ll be a learning experience for him, as he was clearly at the top of Atlanta’s game plan, constantly blitzed and doubled from the start.
Francis, 72, was watching on TV from his home near Atlanta when the Bills fell in overtime to the Philadelphia Eagles. That wild game took him back to his playing for the Bills against the Eagles in the second regular-season game at the new stadium in Orchard Park... Eagles' 59-yard field goal harkens back to Bills-Eagles game 50 years ago.