Tigers’ defensive coordinator makes debut against Mississippi State’s air raid offense

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 31, 2022 9:10 PM CT | Published: August 31, 2022 8:56 PM CT

The first game for defensive coordinator Matt Barnes will be against a coach whom he has tremendous respect for.


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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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