Tigers prepare for the best offense they’ve faced all year

By , Daily Memphian Published: November 03, 2021 7:15 PM CT
<strong>Central Florida quarterback Mikey Keene throws a pass as Memphis linebacker JJ Russell (left) and defensive lineman Morris Joseph defend on Friday, Oct. 22, in Orlando. The Tigers&rsquo; defense will face the most explosive offense they&rsquo;ve battled all year when they play SMU on Saturday.</strong> (Phelan M. Ebenhack/Orlando Sentinel via AP)

Central Florida quarterback Mikey Keene throws a pass as Memphis linebacker JJ Russell (left) and defensive lineman Morris Joseph defend on Friday, Oct. 22, in Orlando. The Tigers’ defense will face the most explosive offense they’ve battled all year when they play SMU on Saturday. (Phelan M. Ebenhack/Orlando Sentinel via AP)

SMU has the seventh-best offense in the country, with both passing and rushing depth that has stymied defenses. 

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Frank Bonner II

Frank Bonner II

Frank Bonner originally is from Indiana but comes to Memphis by way of Tulsa, Oklahoma. He spent the past two years writing for the Tulsa World covering Oklahoma State University athletics. He credits his early writing experience to his days as a high school sports reporter for the Republic Newspaper in Columbus, Indiana, and various internships, including at the NCAA and USA Basketball. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in journalism from Indiana University and his Master’s degree in Sports Journalism from IUPUI in Indianapolis.


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