September 11, 2018
By Greg Phillips
Members of the 1968 Troy State Red Wave national championship football team recently reunited at Veterans Memorial Stadium.
Long before the days of Madden NFL video games, Sim Byrd and the Troy State Red Wave were lighting up score boards across the southeast with numbers that defied logic in route to the school’s first national championship.
As members of that 1968 NAIA championship team gathered for a reunion at Veterans Memorial Stadium the…