Geoff Calkins

Geoff Calkins has been chronicling Memphis and Memphis sports for more than two decades. He is host of "The Geoff Calkins Show" from 9-11 a.m. M-F on 92.9 FM. Calkins has been named the best sports columnist in the country five times by the Associated Press sports editors, but still figures his best columns are about the people who make Memphis what it is.

Calkins: Ryan Silverfield — the new coach at Memphis — called his shot

By Updated: December 13, 2019 8:26 PM CT | Published: December 13, 2019 12:18 PM CT
<strong>Memphis coach Ryan Silverfield addresses the media regarding the departure of Mike Norvell and the team's upcoming Cotton Bowl game, Sunday Dec. 8, 2019.</strong> (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

Memphis coach Ryan Silverfield addresses the media regarding the departure of Mike Norvell and the team's upcoming Cotton Bowl game, Sunday Dec. 8, 2019. (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

Ryan Silverfield wasn't handed the Memphis job. He earned it with this work this week — and over the last four years. 

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Ryan Silverfield Geoff Calkins Laird Veatch Memphis Tigers Football Mike Norvell

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