Memphis mayor declares May 3rd as ‘Tony Pollard Day’

Pollard family celebrates NFL Draft pick

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Tony Pollard will soon be leaving Memphis for Rookie Training Camp with the Dallas Cowboys.

But, before he goes, his family threw a celebration for him at Pollard’s Bar B Que in Whitehaven..

It was thrown by not only blood Relatives, but Tiger Nation as well.

Pollard earned All American Honors as a University of Memphis Kick Returner.

The Dallas Cowboys recently selected him in the fourth round of the NFL Draft.

“They emailed me today with the itinerary for fall camp, but other than that, they’ve just been letting me enjoy the moment. Just enjoy the time with my family,” said Pollard.

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland declares May 3, “Tony Pollard Day” in the Bluff City.

Pollard will report to Cowboys Rookie Mini Camp in Frisco, Texas next weekend.

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