The Atlanta Falcons fell to the Miami Dolphins 20-17 on Sunday at Mercedes Benz Stadium, marking the second straight loss for Atlanta.
Atlanta United ended in a 0-0 draw with the New York Red Bulls in Major League Soccer on Sunday at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey. AU will close out the regular season next Sunday at home versus Toronto.
In an MLB playoff update, the Los Angeles Dodgers have taken a 2-0 lead in the National League Championship Series with a 4-1 win over the Chicago Cubs in game two on Sunday in LA. Justin Turner led the charge with a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth. He drove in all four runs for LA. Game three is set for Tuesday night in Chicago.
Friday night lights will shine tonight as area high school football teams take the field for week eight of the 2017 season.
The defending World Champion Chicago Cubs are headed for this year’s National League Championship Series! The Cubs punched their ticket to the next round of the playoffs with a 9-8 victory over the Washington Nationals in game five of their division series on Thursday night in DC. Chicago will go on to face the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NLCS; the series will open on Saturday night in LA.