Monday, May 18, 2009

When the NFL Courted Memphis -- And We Said, "Nah."

Posted By on Mon, May 18, 2009 at 9:26 PM

Once upon a time, the National Football League asked Piggly Wiggly founder Clarence Saunders to put his team in the league. Clarence wasn't impressed. Vance Lauderdale has the story.

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