Tiger Football

The Memphis Tigers kicked off their campaign for their third consecutive American Conference Western Division championship against the Navy Midshipmen last night. Sporting a 3-1 record over Memphis, Navy has had the Tigers' number over the years, including a narrow...
It was the final regular-season game for 18 seniors for the No. 18 University of Memphis when they hosted the No. 19 Cincinnati Bearcats. The special season for the Tigers continues with a 34-24 win over the Bearcats in...
The special season for the Memphis Tigers’ (12-1) football team will culminate at the 84th Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium in Dallas against the Penn State Nittany Lions (10-2) out of the Big 10. The game will kickoff...
Still riding an emotional high from the 15-10 win over Ole Miss last week, the Memphis Tigers will have to focus on the opponent next up – The Southern Jaguars will play their first game ever against the Tigers. Hailing...
Along with being mad at themselves while trying not to worry too much, the University of Memphis Tigers now are facing the sobering reality of needing to “look in the mirror and say how we can improve.” That is the...
The first time the Memphis Tigers lost to the University of Central Florida last season, it was a 40-13 loss, a game rescheduled after Hurricane Irma blew through Florida in September. The second time UCF beat Memphis last season...
  A special week came to a storybook ending for the University of Memphis on Saturday, when the Tigers outlasted the Southern Methodist University Mustangs 54-48 before a sold-out Liberty Bowl crowd – the largest crowd ever for an American...
“We know the last six months have been screwed up,” said University of Memphis head football coach Ryan Silverfield as he painted a big-picture context for the Tigers’ improbable 50-49 comeback over the troublesome Central Florida Knights at Liberty...
When Mike Norvell took the University of Memphis football job two seasons ago, he immediately made a significant change. Players were no longer allowed to wear headphones, earrings or hats when entering Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium or practice. The change...
With their sideline studded with alumni stars, the University of Memphis Tigers rolled onto the field for their homecoming game and staggered off under the weight of a fourth straight loss. The No. 25-ranked University of Central Florida Knights (7-2,...