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Athens Power Rankings for the Week of Sept. 16

Welcome to Athens Power Rankings. In the spirit of sports rating systems, through painstaking analysis, we rank the top movers and shakers in the Classic City each week. Who’s hot? Who’s not? Find out below.

1. Jared York (Last week: N/A)

Whether his penchant for promising one thing and doing the opposite is a result of cowardice or #BRAZZBALLZ, you can’t deny the brashness inherent in the local homebuilder’s latest controversial decision. CAN YOU FEEL THE POWER? Well, can you?

2. Baxter Street Pizza Hut (Last week: N/A)

The new franchise’s curious decision to host live music got folks talking last week. Many puns were made.

3. Aaron Murray (Last week: 1)

It was a bye for the Dawgs in Week 3, but Murray’s stellar performance against South Carolina earns him the carry-over.

4. Jeff Scarborough (Last week: N/A)

He’s Athens’ new fire chief. Just look at him! If anybody’s gonna pull a baby from a burning building, it’s that guy.

5. Echo (Last week: 3)

Athens’ new vegan restaurant continues to buzz with favorable word-of-mouth and late-night music.


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