Legendary Tennessee State football coach Joe Gilliam Sr. dies

Long-time defensive coordinator under John Merritt and later a head coach was 89 years old More

Three TSU greats headed to Black College Football Hall of Fame

Current coach Rod Reed says 'Too Tall' Jones, Joe Gilliam and John Merritt deserve the honor ... and others More

Program on rebound after TSU sticks with Rod Reed

After college, Reed expected to follow his father and play in NFL, but as that didn't pan out, he got the itch to coach   More

TSU football returns to 'The Hole,' for now

As TSU football makes return visit to campus, fans and alumni wonder if leaving for LP Field hurt program's tradition More

Richard Dent’s long road to NFL Hall of Fame solidifies TSU's proud football history

John Merritt disciple enjoyed stellar career with Chicago Bears   More

Legendary TSU coach to present Dent at Hall of Fame induction

Joe Gilliam was the defensive coordinator under iconic coach John Merritt More

Local legend seized opportunities to realize dreams, break barriers

Walter Overton one of eight people inducted into Metro Schools Hall of Fame More
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