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Calkins: Why is Memphis 5-0? Because these Tigers are dogs

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 25, 2021 10:59 AM CT | Published: November 25, 2021 2:15 AM CT

After beating Virginia Tech, Memphis is 5-0 for the first time in more than a decade. But it wasn’t the kids who carried them in this one. It was the dogs. 

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Geoff Calkins has been chronicling Memphis and Memphis sports for more than two decades. He is host of "The Geoff Calkins Show" from 9-11 a.m. M-F on 92.9 FM. Calkins has been named the best sports columnist in the country five times by the Associated Press sports editors, but still figures his best columns are about the people who make Memphis what it is.


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