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1995 Memphis Pharaohs Roster

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 6-6
Finishing 3rd in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Quarterfinal
Coach: Don Frease (6-6)
Location: Memphis, Tennessee
Attendance: 64,332, Avg. 10,722 in 6 home dates
1995 Memphis Pharaohs Statistics
1995 Memphis Pharaohs Results

The Memphis Pharaohs of the Arena Football League ended the 1995 season with a record of 6 wins and 6 losses, finishing third in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Pharaohs ran up 459 points, and the defense allowed 491. Troy Kopp threw for 2,787 yards. Darren Hughes snagged 60 passes for 939 yards. Jeff Russell contributed to the receiving game, too.

Thomas McLeish carried the ball for a team-best 39 yards for Memphis, and Joey Veargis also aided the ground game.

Darius Hadley intercepted 4 opponent throws. John Bankhead topped the defensive unit with 5 sacks, helping propel the defense to an overall total of 18 sacks.

Don Frease coached the team. The 1995 Memphis Pharaohs lost in the Quarterfinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP
John BankheadOL/DLJanuary 15, 19686'6"260Southern Utah12
Kefa ChathamOL/DLMarch 3, 19726'4"260Texas A&M2
Bret CooperWR/DBDecember 16, 19706'0"205Central FloridaOrlando, FL 10
Frizell DavisWR/LBDecember 9, 19716'3"210MaineDetroit, MI 11
Alema FitisemanuFB/LBMay 29, 19666'1"255Brigham YoungAmerican Samoa, 1
Vinson FraleyOL/DLOctober 8, 19716'3"260Appalachian StateStatesville, NC 12
Darius HadleyDSSeptember 9, 19736'2"205South Carolina StateMiami, FL 12
Steve HoughtonOL/DLMay 18, 19716'3"270Ferris State (MI)Grand Rapids, MI 11
Darren HughesWR/DBJune 3, 19676'1"180Carson-Newman (TN)Lynnwood, CA 11
Gene JohnsonQBAugust 30, 19696'0"205Louisiana TechShreveport, LA 7
Troy KoppQBAugust 21, 19716'2"210PacificMission Viejo, CA 12
Brad LeboQBMarch 20, 19706'4"215MontanaLewistown, ID 1
Brian LeeKSeptember 12, 19715'9"170Mississippi12
Greg LewisWR/DBJuly 19, 19675'9"165Texas A&MHutchins, TX 12
Robert LylesFB/LBMarch 21, 19616'1"226TCULos Angeles, CA USA12
Scott MartinOL/DLOctober 20, 19726'3"290Millersville State (PA)10
Thomas McLeishFB/LBNovember 25, 19706'2"250MississippiDedham, MA 12
Matt PearsonOL/DLSeptember 11, 19686'4"275BaylorTaylor, TX 11
Jerry PittsWR/DBJanuary 10, 19715'11"190Glenville State (WV)Belcamp, MD 12
Greg RossOL/DLJanuary 11, 19676'3"265MemphisRidgely, TN 11
Jeff RussellWR/DBDecember 13, 19716'0"200PacificStockton, CA 10
Ross SettersOL/DLApril 21, 19716'5"290Louisiana State5
Brian StrombergOL/DLSeptember 3, 19716'4"275Portland StateBeaverton, OR 10
Duke TobinQBSeptember 15, 19706'1"200Colorado4
Joey VeargisWR/LBAugust 11, 19716'1"210Central State (OH)8
Canisius WareFB/LBJune 8, 19716'2"245MississippiBatesville, MS 4
Tory WilliamsWR/LBOctober 27, 19725'11"200Northwest Louisiana StateShreveport, LA 2
Lance YandellWR/LBMarch 4, 19706'5"220Baldwin-Wallace (OH)3