Isaac Bruce is back, and so are fond memories, for big Tigers game

Pro Football Hall of Famer is ready to see the University of Memphis defeat Mississippi State again

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 16, 2021 9:05 PM CT | Published: September 16, 2021 9:02 PM CT

It was 28 years ago that Bruce made a statement against the SEC school. This time, he’s looking forward to seeing Calvin Austin III in action.


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Frank Bonner II

Frank Bonner II

Frank Bonner is the Memphis Tigers football beat writer. He is originally from Indiana but arrived in Memphis after spending two years in Tulsa, covering Oklahoma State football and basketball. He covered high school sports in Columbus, Indiana for two years before getting his Master’s degree in Sports Journalism at IUPUI. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in journalism from Indiana University.


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