Claude Humphrey received his gold jacket

11:29 pm Aug. 1, 2014

CANTON, Ohio — Former Falcons defensive end Claude Humphrey was emotional after receiving his gold jacket at the Canton Civic Center on Friday night.

“I love it,” Humphrey said when asked how his jacket felt.  “I’m

MyAJC free through Thursday; some suggested reading

2:17 pm Feb. 12, 2014

As a service to metro Atlantans during the winter storm, the AJC is offering free access to the online newspaper (a PDF-style version of the printed paper; link here) and myajc.com. For those of you who are not subscribers, I hope you’ll take advantage of both. Today’s paper is packed with valuable and insightful information about the storm. Myajc.com has all of the content that goes into the paper

VIDEO: Dave Baker presents 2014 Hall of Fame class

3:29 pm Feb. 2, 2014

(Press Release from the Pro Football Hall of Fame)

CANTON, OHIO – The Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Selection Committee held its annual selection meeting today and elected seven individuals to the Class of 2014. Bringing the total number of members in the Hall of Fame to 287 are linebacker Derrick Brooks, punter Ray Guy, defensive end Claude Humphrey, tackle Walter Jones, wide receiver Andre Reed, defensive end Michael Strahan, and cornerback/safety