Memphis pro day: Big day for Jacobi Francis in front of scouts

By , Daily Memphian Published: March 24, 2022 7:12 PM CT
<strong>University of Memphis lineman John Tate IV runs drills for NFL scouts at the Tigers&rsquo; pro day on Thursday, March 24.</strong> (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

University of Memphis lineman John Tate IV runs drills for NFL scouts at the Tigers’ pro day on Thursday, March 24. (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

Calvin Austin III and Dylan Parham were the headliners, but some of their former teammates put themselves in position to likely receive an NFL team camp invitation. 


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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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