Wiedmer: Girls Leadership Academy gym now sparkles as much as its students

Published Jan. 26 2017

A few years ago, while looking for a new career challenge, veteran Hamilton County school administrator Mario Beck kept focusing...

5-at-10: Top 10 quarterbacks in value, UK falls to UT, Adler fired by ESPN, Rushmore of most famous songs

Published Jan. 25 2017

The NFL's elite quarterbacks, UT-UK hoops, the Australian Open and more.

Wiedmer: Tennessee's Barnes knows how to beat UK

Published Jan. 25 2017

As Kentucky's fourth-ranked Wildcats ran onto the Thompson-Boling Arena court for their final warm-up before Tuesday night's game against Tennessee,...

5-at-10: NASCAR grabbing at points straws, LeBron's potty mouth, Where does Matt Ryan rank, Rushmore of stadium anthems

Published Jan. 24 2017

NASCAR, Lebron's rant, the Super Bowl and more.

Wiedmer: Not everyone happy to see a Falcons-Patriots Super Bowl

Published Jan. 24 2017

As the 15-year National Football League veteran Dwight Freeney was wrapping up his remarks following Atlanta's 44-15 rout of Green...

5-at-10: Weekend winners, losers, the excellence of the Patriots, and a Rushmore of best coach-star combos in sports

Published Jan. 23 2017

The NFL weekend and its highlights.

Wiedmer: Falcons send the Georgia Dome out in style

Published Jan. 23 2017

Out on the field, the Falcons' stunning 44-21 NFC championship victory over Green Bay complete early Sunday evening, their first...

Wiedmer: Can inconsistent Vols again topple Kentucky in Knoxville?

Published Jan. 22 2017

Sometime early Friday afternoon, Garrett Medenwald — the University of Tennessee strength and conditioning coach for men's basketball — approached...

5-at-10: Friday mailbag with All-Star outrage, NFL picks, Georgia Dome memories, SNL picks and Blackburn/Fulmer combo

Published Jan. 20 2017

A look at a great week of sports with excellent moments.

Wiedmer: Can Falcons' Julio Jones inflict more pain than he endures?

Published Jan. 20 2017

The words belonged to Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones. But according to the somewhat hobbled wideout, any pro football...

5-at-10ish: Frisky 4 NFL picks, Hall of Really Good reaction, OMG the Warriors are excellent, Rushmore of Hollywood brothers

Published Jan. 19 2017

MLB Hall of Fame, NFL playoff picks and the Warriors.

5-at-10: College programs with a return boost, Baseball Hall of Fame thoughts, NBA midway point, Rushmore of Costner and TV spinoffs

Published Jan. 18 2017

College football teams most impacted by the NFL draft, MLB Hall of Fame, NBA midway report and more.


Wiedmer: UT should hire both Fulmer and Blackburn

Published Jan. 18 2017

No one loves the University of Tennessee more than former football coach Phillip Fulmer. He grew up in the Volunteer...

5-at-10: Fulmer and the UT AD search, Warriors romp Cavs, Draft defectors, Rushmore of Mobsters

Published Jan. 17 2017

Phillip Fulmer coming on strong, the Warriors rout of the Cavs and more.

Wiedmer: Don't pick against Duke come March

Published Jan. 17 2017

For those wondering the proper way to celebrate once again being ranked the nation's No. 1 college basketball team, check...

5-at-10: Weekend winners, losers, Sports on TV, advertising and some disputes about the Undisputed, Rushmore of TV Westerns

Published Jan. 16 2017

The Falcons, the Packers, Andy Reid, SNL and more highlight this weekend's winners and losers.

Wiedmer: Falcons have what it takes to beat Packers when it matters most

Published Jan. 16 2017

At 8:01 p.m. Sunday, another of his storied Houdini escapes complete, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron flashed his easy grin,...

Wiedmer: Crowd and Falcons lifted each other

Published Jan. 15 2017

That assessment made sense because it's possible that never in this building's 25-year run have Atlanta's usually frustrated fans witnessed...

5-at-10: Friday mailbag with recruiting views, changing PED views, Saban's machine, a look at an eight-team playoff and rapid fire Twitter reaction

Published Jan. 13 2017

Friday mailbag questions.

5-at-10ish: Frisky 4 picks, NBA talent, Auburn OC conundrum, Rushmore of radio hosts

Published Jan. 12 2017

NFL divsional round playoff picks, young NBA franchise players, coaching carousel in college and more.

Wiedmer: UTC's Justin Tuoyo a once-in-a-lifetime headache for SoCon

Published Jan. 12 2017

For some strange reason — desperation, perhaps? — The Citadel post player Zane Najdawi decided to launch a 3-pointer in...

5-at-10: Title game talent overload, Breaking down TV title numbers, Roundball roundtable, Rushmore of 'Gates'

Published Jan. 11 2017

The talent from Clemson/Alabam II, the TV numbers and the Grayson Allen conundrum.

Wiedmer: Clemson's Hunter Renfrow a perfect reason to celebrate college football

Published Jan. 11 2017

TAMPA, Fla. — Clemson's winning touchdown catch against Alabama early Tuesday morning in the College Football Playoff championship game had...