clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Gary Sheffield Retires, The Atlanta Football Classic, And Bill Simmons' Trade Values: Around The Perimeter

SEC: So, anything going on around the Southeastern Conference? Hey, they think they caught the Toomer's Corner poison guy, but besides that? Trooper Taylor and company might be under investigation for some shady recruiting, but that's about it. So here's some more Toomer's Corner.

↵

Via the Solid Verbal, the "Roll Tide" commercial remix:

↵

↵

Even Syracuse fans are trying to wrap their minds around all this.

↵

Braves: Former Atlanta Braves OF Gary Sheffield has retired. Is he a Hall of Famer? Our Rob Neyer considers.

↵

Also, Braves training camp has installed special Jason Heyward-proof tents to protect everyone's windshields.

↵

Hawks: Bill Simmons' annual Trade Value column is out, featuring two Atlanta Hawks in the top 25. I think both Josh Smith and Al Horford held pretty steady since last year's edition.

↵

HBCU: The 2011 Atlanta Football Classic has been announced, pitting Southern University and Florida A&M. It's set for Sept. 24 at the Georgia Dome.

↵

This has been your daily-ish circling of the Atlanta sports blogosphere and more. If you have anything that belongs here next time, holler. To ride with us again tomorrow or so, follow @SBNAtlanta on Twitter.

Photographs by coka_koehler used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.