> 'Pronounced' police downtown: Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields said "off days are canceled" through Tuesday for every one of the city's nearly 1,800 law enforcement officers, who are working 12-hour shifts.
> Ticket prices dropping dramatically: Tickets to Monday's matchup between Georgia and Alabama aren't exactly a steal yet but the prices posted on ticket broker sites have dropped quite a bit from their stratospheric starting point.
> Looking for a hotel room? Better hurry: Many hotel managers downtown said their properties are filling up fast — or are already sold out.
Centennial Olympic Park undergoes preparation Thursday for The 2018 National Championship football game played in The Mercedes-Benz Stadium In Atlanta.
> Free concerts this weekend: Jason Derulo, The Chainsmokers and Darius Rucker headline the trio of shows during AT&T Playoff Playlist Live! Saturday through Monday at Centennial Olympic Park.
> Road to the national championship: The latest news on the Bulldogs and Crimson Tide | Follow UGA to Atlanta
> Weekend events at a glance: Everything you need to know about what's going in town beginning today. | Fans guide