Jarvis Greer announced as color commentator for Tigers football - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Jarvis Greer announced as color commentator for Tigers football

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(WMC-TV) - Action News 5's Jarvis Greer will become the new color commentator for the Memphis Tigers football broadcasts beginning this fall. Jarvis will take over for Wayne Weedon, who resigned as a result of time constraints involving his business.

Jarvis is a former Tiger and two-time letterman. He played defensive back from 1977 to 1978. He appeared in all 11 games during the 1977 season, and is credited with 13 tackles and one blocked pass.

Over the course of his television career with WMC-TV, Jarvis has earned a regional Emmy and is a three-time Best of Memphis Award winner for his "Friday Football Fever Show".

Jarvis will begin commentary in the fall. The games will be carried on WREC-AM 600. The first broadcast is scheduled for September 7 at 3:30 p.m. when the Tigers take on the Duke Blue Devis at the Liberty Bowl.

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