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Dustin Johnson has lead as Northern Trust Open suspended by darkness

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Dustin Johnson carded a 5-under 66-par Thursday and held the lead of the Northern Trust Open when first-round play was suspended due to darkness.

Bubba Watson maintains Phoenix Open lead with 3-under 68

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Bubba Watson maintained the lead after three rounds of the Waste Management Phoenix Open Saturday with a round of 3-under-par 68.

Watson, Jones share lead at Phoenix Open

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Bubba Watson, seeking his first PGA Tour win since his triumph at the Masters two years ago, maintained a share of the lead Friday at the Phoenix Open.

Bubba Watson, Y.E. Yang share lead on PGA Tour

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Major championship winners Bubba Watson and Y.E. Yang both turned in a 7-under 64 Thursday and shared the lead when play was suspended at the Phoenix Open.

Stuard in front at PGA's rain-delayed tournament in Mexico

PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Brian Stuard owns a one-stroke lead at the PGA's OHL Classic at Mayakoba but weather issues left the first round unfinished Thursday.

COL FB: Florida 24, Kentucky 7

LEXINGTON, Ky., Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Matt Jones ran for 176 yards with a touchdown on 28 carries Saturday, sparking No. 19 Florida to a 24-7 victory over Kentucky.

Patrick Reed edges Jordan Spieth in Wyndham Championship playoff

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Patrick Reed used a birdie on the second playoff hole to edge fellow rookie Jordan Spieth Sunday, claiming the Wyndham Championship for his first career win.

Stroud shares lead in PGA Tour regular-season finale

GREENSBORO, N.C., Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Chris Stroud, enjoying the best season of his winless seven-year career on the PGA Tour, seized a share of the lead Thursday at the Wyndham Championship.

Jordan Spieth survives five playoff holes to earn first PGA victory

SILVIS, Ill., July 14 (UPI) -- Nineteen-year-old Jordan Spieth outlasted David Hearn and Zach Johnson in a five-hole playoff Sunday, taking his first PGA win at the John Deere Classic.

Daniel Summerhays takes two-shot lead at John Deere Classic

SILVIS, Ill., July 13 (UPI) -- Daniel Summerhays, seeking his first career victory, fired a 9-under-par 62 Saturday to grab a two-shot lead after 54 holes of the John Deere Classic.

Glover shares John Deere lead

SILVIS, Ill., July 12 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover took advantage of perfect scoring conditions Friday to move into a tie for the lead at the John Deere Classic.

Jonas Blixt charges from behind to win Greenbrier Classic

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va., July 7 (UPI) -- Jonas Blixt rallied from four strokes down Sunday, firing a 3-under-par 67 to win the rain-delayed Greenbrier Classic by two shots.

Johnson Wagner's 64 nets lead after three rounds of Greenbrier Classic

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va., July 6 (UPI) -- Johnson Wagner took advantage of a fast start Saturday, carding a 6-under-par 64 to grab a two-shot lead after three rounds of the Greenbrier Classic.

Matt Kuchar forges two-shot lead at the Memorial Tournament

DUBLIN, Ohio, June 1 (UPI) -- Matt Kuchar carded a 2-under 70 Saturday to take a two-shot lead after three rounds of the Memorial Tournament in Ohio.
Kaling, Novak to return for super-sized 'Office' finale

Kaling, Novak to return for super-sized 'Office' finale

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., May 8 (UPI) -- NBC says the series finale of its Pennsylvania-set sitcom "The Office" has been extended to 75 minutes.
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Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Matt Jones (18) catches this 15 yard pass for a touchdown in second quarter NFL action at Dolphin Stadium in Miami on December 3, 2006. (UPI Photo/Martin Fried)
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Matthew Jones (born April 22, 1983) is an American football wide receiver . He was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the first round of the 2005 NFL Draft, but is currently a free agent. He played college football at Arkansas.

Jones was born to Steve and Paula Jones on April 22, 1983 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. His family soon moved to Van Buren, Arkansas where Matt was raised. He attended Van Buren Schools until his senior year. In high school, Jones was a quarterback at Northside High School in Fort Smith, Arkansas, as well as a sprinter on the school track team. He was also a member of the drama club at NHS and was an active participant in the "Keep Northside Red" campaign, which is an annual blood drive held on the Northside High School campus. Jones was a finalist for the KNWA's "Athlete of the Year" award but did not win. Jones was awarded with the "Hooten's Arkansas Football" Ft. Smith Northside Outstanding Student award as a senior at FSNHS. This award is for the most honorable student both on and off the playing field at FS Northside. Jones was also awarded the key to the city in Ft. Smith for his outstanding work with the local Boys & Girls Club. Jones became a musician at a young age, taking both piano and drum lessons. He played in the Van Buren Jr. High Band then quit to focus on athletics in High School.

In college, Jones was a star athlete for the University of Arkansas, where he played quarterback and was also a member of the basketball team. He was starting QB for the Razorbacks in the two longest NCAA college football games ever played, each going into 7 overtimes.

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