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No. 24 Missouri beats South Dakota State to start season 1-0

No. 24 Missouri beats South Dakota State to start season 1-0

Posted 3:53 PM 8/30/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

Maty Mauk threw for 173 yards and three touchdowns and Russell Hansbrough added 126 yards on the ground to lead the No. 24 Missouri football team over South Dakota State, 38-18. After scoring early and often, the Tigers overcame rough patches in the second and third quarter to start the season (More)...

Rams Release Defensive End Michael Sam

Rams Drop Preseason Finale to Dolphins

Chiefs Lose Preseason Finale in Green Bay

Yesterday

Mizzou vs. South Dakota State preview and predictions

Posted 11:11 AM 8/29/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports

COLUMBIA - This year, I'm going to host a weekly Mizzou football webcast to get you ready for gameday. Every week, I'll breakdown three things you need to know about the upcoming matchup. And we'll start with the season opener against South Dakota State on Saturday, August 30 at 2:30 p.m.

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8/28/2014

Opening Drive: Previewing high school football, week two

Posted 10:13 AM 8/28/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter & Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Two mid-Missouri high schools are trying to build up their football programs, Tolton and Battle. For details, click the video to the left for this week's Opening Drive, KOMU 8 Sports' weekly high school football show, which is making its online debut this week.

You can also find (More)...

8/27/2014

Chiefs' bus involved in accident

Chiefs' bus involved in accident

Posted 6:26 PM 8/27/2014 by The Associated Press

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (AP) - Authorities say a bus taking the Kansas City Chiefs to their Wisconsin hotel was involved in an accident.

The Outagamie (awt-ah-GAY'-mee) County sheriff's office says it was escorting the Chiefs' five buses from the airport to the hotel Wednesday afternoon when a (More)...

Missouri opens season with veteran D-line

Chiefs sign veteran offensive guard Mike McGlynn

8/26/2014

Faurot Field east side expansion reaches completion

Faurot Field east side expansion reaches completion

Posted 8:11 PM 8/26/2014 by Chelsea Vaughn, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - For more than 88 years, Faurot Field has been the home to many athletes, coaches, families, students, faculty and staff.

Tuesday, the cut of a ribbon symbolized the beginning of something new. Since its opening in 1926, Faurot Field has experienced many upgrades, but the (More)...

Reid could leave Chiefs' starters in vs. Green Bay

Lions acquire Egnew off waivers

Chiefs' Smith remains unconcerned about contract

Chiefs trim three to get to 75-man roster limit

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8/25/2014

Friday Night Fever Week One Plays of the Week

Posted 8:23 AM 8/25/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports

Here are your week one Friday Night Fever plays of the week! Watch the video and vote and be sure to watch Friday Night Fever each Friday night for all your local football coverage. 

8/24/2014

Markus Golden's Why

Markus Golden's Why

Posted 8:06 PM 8/24/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Success stories aren't about what. They're about why.

"You have to have a reason," Missouri senior defensive end Markus Golden said. "You got to have a why. And my why has always been to make my family better."

But to understand why, you have to understand how Markus (More)...

8/23/2014

SECraft Beer Fest takes to Columbia

SECraft Beer Fest takes to Columbia

Posted 12:02 PM 8/23/2014 by Lexi Spivak, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - As the Missouri Tigers enter their third season in the Southeastern Conference, the South East Craft Beer Fest came to Columbia for the first time Saturday.

Columbia has 5 craft breweries, more than 130 bars and 300 restaurants. The festival Saturday aimed to expand those (More)...

8/24/2014

Sam Bradford out for season with torn ACL

Sam Bradford out for season with torn ACL

Posted 1:14 PM 8/24/2014 by Eric Kelly, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

ST. LOUIS - Rams starting quarterback Sam Bradford is out for the entire regular season, head coach Jeff Fisher confirmed to the media on Sunday. Bradford tore his left ACL in Saturday's preseason game against the Cleveland Browns.

Bradford injured his knee in the first quarter when he (More)...

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