Posted 2:32 PM 9/16/2014 by The Associated Press
EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey (AP) - The New York Giants placed cornerback Walter Thurmond III and wide receiver Jerrel Jernigan on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday.
They were injured Sunday in New York's 25-14 home loss to the Arizona Cardinals.
Thurmond had surgery Tuesday to (More)...
Posted 4:42 PM 9/15/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Mizzou defensive end Shane Ray has earned the SEC Defensive Player of the Week award one week after Maty Mauk received SEC Offensive Player of the Week honors.
Ray was a disruptive force in Central Florida's offensive backfield, recording seven tackles, including four tackles (More)...
Posted 5:41 AM 9/15/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports
Here are your Friday Night Fever plays of the week from week four! All three plays feature touchdown runs! Voting ends every Friday at 3 p.m. Make sure to watch KOMU 8 News at Ten every Friday night during the Fall for all your local high school football coverage.
Posted 5:24 PM 9/14/2014 by The Associated Press
TAMPA, Florida (AP) - Greg Zuerlein's fourth field goal of the day, a 38-yarder with 38 seconds remaining, gave third-string quarterback Austin Davis and the St. Louis Rams a 19-17 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Davis completed 22 of 29 passes for 235 yards with no interceptions in (More)...
Posted 2:34 PM 9/13/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have signed defensive end Robert Quinn, who led the NFC with a franchise-record 19 sacks last season, to a four-year contract extension through the 2019 season.
The 24-year-old Quinn bested the team record of 17 by Kevin Carter in the 1999 Super Bowl (More)...
Posted 10:10 AM 9/11/2014 by Tyler Greever and Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters
COLUMBIA - Week three of Opening Drive is here with the best plays, teams, food, and fans of the week.
The show kicks off with hosts Tyler Greever and Andrew Kauffman's top five plays so far, as well as their top three teams.
Then things get tasty and insane. Greever finds the best (More)...
Posted 2:44 PM 9/10/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA (AP) - Missouri receiver Bud Sasser knows how it feels to have a defender try to strip the ball away from him. As for trying to force someone else into fumbling, well, that's a bit unusual.
"Probably playing around in practice when no one was paying attention," he said. "But not (More)...