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.
While Atlanta is only 3-4 after the first few weeks of the season, their schedule gets significantly easier going forward.
The Panthers were never really in the game against a team expected to contend for an NCAA championship berth.
Duke was led by their three seniors, who scored 28 of their 33 points in the half.
Behind a strong performance from the starting back-court, Michigan State outlasted the Jayhawks in a thrilling game at the Georgia Dome.
Linebacker Sean Weatherspoon was ruled out for the Falcons Week 9 matchup against the Cowboys.
The two Georgia players downplayed remarks that many thought were partially directed at them on Monday.
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.
If Jackson can't play on Saturday, it will test Georgia Tech's depth upfront, as several players will have to move positions.
A look at when and where to watch all the action this weekend at the Talladega Superspeedway.