Tony Pollard had a feeling he would become a Dallas Cowboy. Days before the Memphis Tigers former do it all weapon was drafted in the fourth round, 128th overall, by America’s Team, he had a hunch he was headed to the Lone Star state, and hoped it would happen.
The Memphis chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame honored 11 high school seniors and two college seniors from the University of Memphis and Rhodes at its annual Black Tie Dinner on the Rhodes College Campus on Monday night.
Mettenberger, who played college ball at LSU and started 10 games with the Tennessee Titans in the NFL, came off the bench in the second half at Orlando and proceeded to throw a touchdown pass on his first drive in the third quarter.
It’s been quite a week for St. Agnes Academy junior golf sensation Rachel Heck. On Tuesday, the 16-year old Memphian, made a 10-foot birdie putt to clinch the United States win over Europe in the 2018 Junior Ryder Cup at Disneyland Paris, but Heck’s week got better after the win.
LSU Men’s Head Basketball Coach Will Wade and LSU Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Joe Alleva held an emotional news conference Friday morning on the death of junior basketball player Wayde Sims.