North Carolina defense faces tough task against Georgia Tech

...295 yards rushing, hasn't lost to the Tar Heels since 2008."There is no carry-over," Yellow Jackets coach Paul Johnson said. "There shouldn't be. But it's hard to say when you deal with 18-to-22 year-olds. Every season starts...

Georgia Tech still feeling effects of first loss

ATLANTA - Georgia Tech's first loss of the season still stings.Coach Paul Johnson said "you don't get a re-do" and the Yellow Jackets must move past last week's 31-25 home loss to Duke. Even so, on...

Athens cops nab 3 Australian flag molesters

...Promenade at Beechwood shopping center to photograph and not steal it, according to police.Senior Police Officer Paul Johnson was on patrol at about 2:20 a.m. when he noticed an SUV in the driveway of Chick-Fil-A at the shopping center...

Duke snaps losing skid in Atlanta with win over Georgia Tech

...at quarterback and had a couple of touchdown runs that merely made things interesting at the end.Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson said Thomas injured an ankle late in the first half, but tried to play through it.

Georgia Tech Coach Paul Johnson: Eagles matchup is 'just another game'

ATLANTA - Coach Paul Johnson isn't placing special significance on facing Georgia Southern for the first time.It's been 13 years since Johnson, now in...

Familiarity reigns when Georgia Southern meets Georgia Tech

It was a classic Paul Johnson moment. Georgia Southern had just run up big numbers and a big...have an advantage. The last four years, coach Jeff Monken, a Paul Johnson disciple, ran the triple-option offense. Jack Curtis was Monken's...

Georgia Tech remains unbeaten

...19 yards per completion in coach Paul Johnson's run-first attack, was just...fourth-and-two from the 8.Paul Johnson never hesitated to call the run...yards. Let's go get it,' " Paul Johnson said. "We did. Justin made a...

Justin Thomas helps Yellow Jackets create an identity

...each week, improve and play with a chip on our shoulder."Thomas' rise as a first-year starter has allowed coach Paul Johnson to make more use of his preferred triple-option attack than the Jackets did the past two years.The results have...

Georgia receivers Malcolm Mitchell, Justin Scott-Wesley expected to make season debuts Saturday

...the Yellow Jackets (4-0, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Confer ence) rallied for an upset win at Virginia Tech, and coach Paul Johnson still sees plenty of mistakes that need correcting.Those concerns come more into focus with Miami (3-2, 1-1...

Miami's Golden wary of Georgia Tech's spread option offense

...sophomore who helped Georgia Tech rally past Virginia Tech two weeks ago, might change the dynamics.Jackets coach Paul Johnson doesn't hesitate to say that Thomas has the best skills as a runner and passer that he's seen in seven years with...