Tim Tucker

Sports reporter

Tim Tucker, a long-time AJC sports reporter, often writes about the business side of the games. He also had stints as the AJC's Braves beat writer, UGA beat writer, sports notes columnist and executive sports editor. He was deputy managing editor of America's first all-sports newspaper, The National Sports Daily.

Georgia football gets big day from QB Justin Fields, routs UMass 66-27

ATHENS – Now Georgia’s football team can fully turn its attention to more pressing matters.

Georgia football keeps rolling with 27-10 win over Auburn

ATHENS – One week after clinching a spot in the SEC Championship game, the Georgia Bulldogs built on their momentum Saturday night with a …

Georgia’s J.R. Reed goes from lightly regarded recruit to Media Days spotlight

As a high school senior, he was a two-star recruit, the 1,856th best college-football prospect in the nation, according to one composite …

Michel joins Georgia’s 1,000-yard club

Add sophomore Sony Michel to the prestigious list of Georgia running backs with 1,000-yard seasons.

Big plays, turning points and takeaways from UGA’s win over Tech

A quarter-by-quarter look at Georgia’s 13-7 victory over Georgia Tech on Saturday at Bobby Dodd Stadium:

Michel: Offensive line told me, ‘Let’s end it right here’

ATHENS — Sony Michel claimed he knew in the huddle before the play that he was about to score the game-ending, game-winning touchdown …

Morgan’s field goals are huge for Bulldogs

AUBURN, Ala. — Marshall Morgan didn’t allow himself to think about the kick’s importance until after he made it.

Key plays by Jenkins, Parrish and others highlight Dogs’ defense

AUBURN, Ala. — On a day of big plays by Georgia’s defense, Jordan Jenkins had one of the biggest.