Tiger Football

In a game played roughly 70 miles from Memphis, two touchdowns of 70-plus yards from a running back who did not play last season were key elements in a mix that allowed the University of Memphis Tigers to get...
The University of Memphis held its annual Blue-Gray game last Friday (April 21) with a traditional game format. With the roster sporting 100-plus players, the teams were divided into separate units as the Blue vs Gray teams played four...
Who says Memphis is only a basketball town? The 2019 Memphis Tigers’ football team will always be remembered. The team followed the odds and reached the Cotton Bowl – which is basically the Super Bowl for any non Power-Five team....
History was waiting to be made when the “underdog” Memphis Tigers settled into a familiar place to battle the Iowa State Cyclones in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl at Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium. They got the job done (36-26), becoming only...
As excitement built toward the Memphis debut of ESPN's College GameDay, one wondered whether the city would (or could) live up to the hype. Would Memphians turn out on a chilly November morning before dawn to put on for...
Mike Norvell has agreed to stay on as head coach of the University of Memphis Tigers, the coach tweeted Tuesday afternoon. So excited about the future of Memphis Tiger football and to announce that I have signed an extension to...
by Clay Bailey (AP) — Nothing from last week or a championship showdown next week was going to distract No. 17 Memphis. And they sent that message to East Carolina almost immediately on Saturday. "We only had one focus, coming out and...
Genard Avery once thought he would be a Ragin’ Cajun leading the University of Louisiana-Lafayette to a championship. As fate would have it, the senior defensive player for the University of Memphis now hopes to help lead the Tigers...
Memphis fans will have to keep a watchful eye on this year’s NFL Draft, which starts Thursday in Nashville. The Memphis Tigers have three players awaiting the call from an NFL team to be selected in one of seven...
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Something that has been missing showed up in Montgomery, Alabama on Wednesday and Memphis head football coach Ryan Silverfield may be smiling about it for several more days. The Tigers won the 2020 Montgomery Bowl with a...