Posted 1:55 PM 10/22/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA (AP) - Missouri running back Marcus Murphy expects to make a big play every game. Sometimes it works out, other times it doesn't.
"On Saturday, it happened a lot," the fifth-year senior said of his performance against the Florida Gators.
He scored three touchdowns in the (More)...
Posted 3:56 PM 10/21/2014 by The Associated Press
IRVING, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player tries to make an active roster during the regular season for the first time.
Sam was signed to Dallas' practice squad on Sept. 3, four days after (More)...
Posted 4:08 PM 10/20/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Mizzou tailback Marcus Murphy hauled in another award from the SEC and defensive end Shane Ray tallied his third honor from the conference this year.
The SEC named Murphy as the All-SEC Special Team's Player of the Week, and it named Ray Defensive Lineman of the Week after a (More)...
Posted 8:04 PM 10/19/2014 by Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Police say two women have been arrested after dozens of Rams fans and Ferguson protesters clashed outside the Edward Jones Dome.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that one protester tried to jab a Rams fan with a pole bearing an upside down American flag on Sunday (More)...
Posted 9:32 AM 10/20/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri Tiger fans will have an action packed day of SEC football when the Kentucky Wildcats come to town on Nov. 1. On Monday, the Southeastern Conference announced the game will kickoff at 3 p.m. and can be seen on the SEC Network.
In addition to the game, the SEC Network's (More)...
Posted 4:23 PM 10/19/2014 by The Associated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Cairo Santos kicked a 48-yard field goal field goal with 21 seconds left and the Kansas City Chiefs beat San Diego 23-20 Sunday, snapping the Chargers' five-game winning streak.
The Chiefs moved into field goal range thanks to Alex Smith, who completed three straight (More)...
Posted 8:44 PM 10/18/2014 by The Associated Press
GAINESVILLE, Florida - Marcus Murphy scored three touchdowns, including two on special teams, and Missouri embarrassed Florida 42-13 Saturday night.
The Tigers (5-2, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) scored on a kickoff return, a punt return, a fumble return and an interception return. (More)...
Posted 3:02 PM 10/17/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - That is it, the regular season is over for most mid-Missouri high school football teams. Hickman and Hazelwood Central meet tomorrow.
Everyone plays at least one more week because of districts.