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Jonathan Tjarks

Newsdesk contributor

An award-winning freelance writer who has worked with the Dallas Morning News, the Austin American Statesman and Talking Points Memo, Jonathan Tjarks wanted to be an NBA player growing up. But he stopped growing at 6'5, so he became a writer instead.

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NBA scores: Hawks out to uneven start

While Atlanta is only 3-4 after the first few weeks of the season, their schedule gets significantly easier going forward.

Georgia State Vs. BYU Final: Cougars win 80-62

The Panthers were never really in the game against a team expected to contend for an NCAA championship berth.

Duke Vs. Kentucky: Devils up 33-31 at halftime

Duke was led by their three seniors, who scored 28 of their 33 points in the half.

Michigan State Vs. Kansas: Spartans win 67-64

Behind a strong performance from the starting back-court, Michigan State outlasted the Jayhawks in a thrilling game at the Georgia Dome.

Weatherspoon ruled out for Cowboys game

Linebacker Sean Weatherspoon was ruled out for the Falcons Week 9 matchup against the Cowboys.

Williams' teammates downplay "playing soft" remark

The two Georgia players downplayed remarks that many thought were partially directed at them on Monday.

Mark Richt reacts to Shawn Williams' comments

The Georgia coach downplayed his safety's comments about the defense playing soft, but he does hope the remarks provide an emotional spark to his team.

Georgia Tech will juggle line if Jackson can't go

If Jackson can't play on Saturday, it will test Georgia Tech's depth upfront, as several players will have to move positions.

NASCAR At Talladega 2012: TV schedule for the week

A look at when and where to watch all the action this weekend at the Talladega Superspeedway.

Al Leiter tells Medlen to 'pitch in the moment'

The MLB Network analyst and former MLB star talked about the importance of avoiding distractions in a win-or-go-home playoff game.

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