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Dawgs alum comes full circle

Former C Nick Jones flourishes in grad assistant role, sets sights on coaching career

Updated: December 23, 2011, 12:55 PM ET
By David Ching | DawgNation
ATHENS, Ga. -- Eventually, Nick Jones began to interpret the same frequent question as a sign.

When he played at Georgia from 2003 to 2006, the All-SEC center intended to spend a few seasons in the NFL and then put to use his degree in risk management and insurance. Coaching football was never on the radar.