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Frank Murtaugh

Frank Murtaugh

Frank Murtaugh has been with Memphis magazine since 1992 and managing editor since 1995. A graduate of Tufts University, he’s written on a range of topics from Imperial China to Redbirds baseball. Frank covers sports for The Memphis Flyer, for whom he writes a weekly web column (“From My Seat”) and blogs on University of Memphis sports ("Tiger Blue"). He squeezes his job in between ventures with his wife and two daughters. You can follow Frank on Twitter, where he's @FrankMurtaugh

Read the story behind our cover story, about Memphian of the Year Penny Hardaway, as told by writer Frank Murtaugh and photographer Brandon Dill. Read more

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Shelby Miller. Photo credit: Allison Rhoades/Memphis Redbirds

As the Memphis Redbirds take flight for their 20th season at downtown’s diamond, here are 20 players who have made the stadium a happy house. Read more

The Memo

Get your pennants, scarves, and growl towels ready for a month of sports unlike any Memphis has seen before. Read more

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Reflections from a longtime member of the KISS Army as the “End of the Road” tour hits Memphis. Read more

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With the Memphis Express, pro football returns to Memphis. Read more

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Photo courtesy U of M Athletics

Former Memphis Tiger Stephen Gostkowski will score points in Sunday’s Super Bowl. And it won’t be his first time. Read more

The Memo

Read the story behind our cover story, about Memphian of the Year Penny Hardaway, as told by writer Frank Murtaugh and photographer Brandon Dill. Read more

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For embodying the spirit of a region starving for the championship that eluded him as a player, Anfernee "Penny" Hardaway is our 2018 Memphian of the Year. Read more

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It’s time for Anfernee Hardaway to get an expenses-paid trip to Springfield, Massachusetts. Read more

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Memphis magazine and Tiger basketball go way back. Read more

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You may have heard of the new basketball coach at the University of Memphis. Read more

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Memphis will soon have a new professional football outfit to call its own. Will it last longer than the Showboats or Maniax? Read more

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For a half century now, Harold Byrd has waved the flag of his beloved Memphis Tigers. And football season has never felt better. Read more

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Stubby Clapp/Photo by Roger Cotton

Stubby Clapp’s club aiming to defend its 2017 championship. Read more

The Memo

An open letter to local hoops legend Anfernee Hardaway, now in command of his beloved Memphis Tigers. Read more

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The PCL champs interrupt a pair of road trips with a four-game home stand this week. Read more

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photograph by BG

One day, one adventure in a familiar — and fabulous — city. Read more

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Between trips to the beach or lake, why not let your child tread the boards? Read more

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Photo by Roger Cotton

Reigning PCL champs off to a record-breaking start. Read more

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Jarvis Greer

Photo by Brandon Dill

Sportscaster Jarvis Greer will celebrate his 40th year at WMC-TV next year and also does radio broadcasts for University of Memphis Tigers football. Read more

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Johnny Moore

Photo by Brandon Dill

President of SunTrust Bank since 2009, Johnny Moore believes, "We've got to get African Americans in more senior roles in this industry. Then you've got people from different cultures and backgrounds making choices." Read more

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