Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.

Wade: At Memphis, a conversation far beyond football

By Updated: July 02, 2020 9:02 AM CT | Published: July 01, 2020 8:46 PM CT Subscribers Only

At Memphis, head coach Ryan Silverfield is encouraging his assistants to have real conversations with players about real things and for players' voices to be heard. Assistants John Simon and Anthony Jones have taken that to heart, while also wondering what lies ahead for their own children. 


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