CCJ Reports

The Masters isn’t just golf and the green jacket: Here are 22 takeaways from the week

Hayes Rule, Telegraph Intern

April 14, 2019


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AUGUSTA, GA -- Tiger Woods may be the story, but there’s much more to the Masters than what is happening in front of your eyes on television. After spending Wednesday-Sunday at Augusta National, The Macon Telegraph compiled a list of 22 takeaways from the five-day golf experience. Here are the t...

The Masters experience through the lens of a Middle Georgia boy and his father

The Masters experience through the lens of a Middle Georgia boy and his father

Hayes Rule, Telegraph Intern

April 13, 2019


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“Hayes.” Walking up to No. 2 green at Augusta National, my eyes were peeled on Keith Mitchell. But then I heard a voice calling. As I peered over my shoulder, I noticed a man and his son. The man, Roger Culver, was wearing a collared shirt with “Brickyard” printed on the chest. Knowing The Brickyard is...

How to eat like you’re at The Masters

How to eat like you’re at The Masters

Laurel Huster, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2019


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This week, not too far down the road from Macon, the Masters golf tournament will be taking place at the Augusta National Golf Club. The Masters is one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the world, and while the tournament has many infamous qualities, the concessions are a fan favorite.   ...

Masters quiz: Test your knowledge and see if you make the cut

Hayes Rule and Justin Baxley, The Telegraph

April 11, 2019


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The Masters golf tournament kicked off in Augusta Thursday morning, and players will be competing to see who will walk away with the most famous green jacket in all of sports over the next four days. Before the winner is crowned Sunday, you have a chance to test your knowledge with our Masters quiz. These...

Former UGA golfer proud to represent university in his first-ever Masters

Hayes Rule, Telegraph Intern

April 11, 2019


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AUGUSTA, GA -- Rocking back and forth, Keith Mitchell peers over his left shoulder. Then, back down to the white ball on the tee. Shoulder. Ball. Shoulder. Ball. Swing. Perfect. Donning a Georgia-red yardage book cover in his back right pocket, Mitchell launched a drive more than 30 yards past his playi...

Why this unique Masters contest is worth the drive from Macon to Augusta

Hayes Rule and Justin Baxley, The Telegraph

April 10, 2019


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AUGUSTA, GA -- Strolling down the fresh grass to the seventh hole, one could look down to see Paul Casey’s son, Lex, running down the fairway. Rafa Cabrera-Bello walked alongside his wife Sofia as she donned the all-white caddie jumpsuit, holding her hand the whole time. Sergio Garcia stood ...

Brian Babikian lost a bet. He had to get 10,000 likes on an Instagram post to get this tattoo six months before Super Bowl 53

Brian Babikian lost a bet. He had to get 10,000 likes on an Instagram post to get this tattoo six months before Super Bowl 53

Hayes Rule, Telegraph Intern

February 5, 2019


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Brian Babikian lost a bet. He had to get 10,000 likes on an Instagram post to get this tattoo six months before Super Bowl 53. He broke 10,000 likes in 10 hours. "I never worried. I never doubted," Babikian said Jan. 28 at Super Bowl Opening Night. The 27-year-old hails from Everett, Ma., and was very...

Six facts about NFL players who will play at the Super Bowl

Hayes Rule, Telegraph Intern

February 3, 2019


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Here are six fun facts about NFL players who will play in the Super Bowl today. https://www.facebook.com/positively478/videos/292172901480534/

Two of Georgia’s all-time greatest running backs set to meet up again in Super Bowl

Two of Georgia’s all-time greatest running backs set to meet up again in Super Bowl

Justin Baxley, The Telegraph

February 2, 2019


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Todd Gurley and Sony Michel both enjoyed illustrious careers at the University of Georgia and now the pair of former teammates will square off in the biggest games of their respective careers in the Super Bowl on Sunday. For Georgia fans, the postseason success that Michel is enjoying is nothing new....

Todd Gurley shared part of why he chose the University of Georgia at Super Bowl Opening Night

Todd Gurley shared part of why he chose the University of Georgia at Super Bowl Opening Night

Hayes Rule, Telegraph Intern

January 31, 2019


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Former Bulldog Todd Gurley shared part of why he chose the University of Georgia at Super Bowl Opening Night. ...

Former University of Georgia stars excited to represent alma mater in the Super Bowl

Former University of Georgia stars excited to represent alma mater in the Super Bowl

Justin Baxley, The Telegraph

January 29, 2019


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When the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams square off in the Super Bowl Sunday, there will be plenty of familiar faces on the field for University of Georgia fans. The Bulldogs lead the way with the most players by school on the pair of rosters with five total. Rutgers University follows...

Which NBA Christmas game should you watch?

Which NBA Christmas game should you watch?

K.J. Lemoine, Contributing Writer

December 6, 2018


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