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. In addition to managing SB Nation Dallas, he is a basketball analyst for RealGM and writes the NBA Draft Toolbox for SB Nation.
SMU's opponent on Christmas Eve is a formidable team with a few familiar names.
A three-game losing streak has many wondering whether Dallas will be able to stay afloat without Dirk Nowitzki.
You would think a 2OT game on national TV would be a compelling and well-played thriller. You would be wrong.
Pittsburgh suspended their veteran RB for their game against Dallas due to "conduct detrimental to the team".
Does Roethslisberger know that the rest of the world doesn't care about the NFL?
As SMU's new conference continues to lose members, its seven basketball-only schools, including Georgetown, Villanova and St. John's, are starting to eye the exits too.
The Cowboys signed the former SMU DB off the Patriots practice squad two weeks ago, a year after he made one of the biggest players of the 2012 postseason.
After eight seasons in Dallas, the former Sixth Man of the Year has responded well to a smaller role on a talented but inconsistent Boston team.