City: Memphis, Tennessee
Nielsen U.S. TV market rank: 50th
Stadium: To be announced
Colors: Orange, Purple and Dark Grey
General Manager: To be announced
Head Coach: To be announced
Team website: www.naflkings.com
The first “King” of Memphis was Elvis Presley, the “King of Rock ‘N’ Roll.” Presley’s family moved to Memphis in 1948, and his singing career began in 1954 with the legendary Sun Records label in Memphis.
The recent “King” of Memphis is FedEx Express, a Fortune 500 company based in Memphis. It is the city’s largest private employer.
Memphis has been the home of a few professional football teams over the years, and is within shouting distance of Little Rock, Arkansas (137 miles) and Nashville (212 miles).