Stronger faith and leg have Patterson prepared for UCF rematch

By Updated: October 10, 2018 5:46 PM CT | Published: October 10, 2018 4:05 PM CT
<strong>University of Memphis sophomore kicker Riley Patterson (36) has brought a more powerful leg &ndash; and a stronger faith &ndash; into the 2018 season. “I’m a much different person and different kicker than I was last year.”</strong>&nbsp;(<span>Kevin Langley/Cal Sport Media via AP Images)</span>

University of Memphis sophomore kicker Riley Patterson (36) has brought a more powerful leg – and a stronger faith – into the 2018 season. “I’m a much different person and different kicker than I was last year.” (Kevin Langley/Cal Sport Media via AP Images)

When Memphis kicker Riley Patterson stepped into the team bus after the Tigers 62-55 loss to UCF in the American Athletic Conference Championship Game, he wasn’t sure what to expect.   

Topics

Mike Norvell Riley Patterson special teams Tigers Football UCF Knights
Jonah Jordan

Jonah Jordan

Jonah Jordan was born and raised in Memphis, graduated from the University of Memphis and has covered the Memphis Tigers for three years. When he's not writing, he enjoys golfing and eating barbecue.


Comment On This Story

Email Editions

Sign up for our morning and evening editions, plus breaking news.