Rams' upset bid turned back by Gilchrist, Chargers

Rams' upset bid turned back by Gilchrist, Chargers

Posted 6:11 AM 11/24/2014 by The Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (AP) - The St. Louis Rams were 4 yards away from another upset.

Journeyman quarterback Shaun Hill dropped back to pass and Kenny Britt flashed across the middle.

Strong safety Marcus Gilchrist swooped in and it was game over.

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WBIR staff show their Mizzou roots

Posted 8:50 PM 11/21/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Reporter

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - On the field, the Missouri Tigers and Tennessee Volunteers don't have a huge rivalry. Saturday marks only the third time in the two schools' history they've ever met. But, one television station in Knoxville, Tenn., takes this game extra seriously. 

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No. 19 Missouri outlasts Tennessee 29-21

Posted 8:24 PM 11/22/2014 by The Associated Press

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (AP) - Missouri found a way to win on the road once again.

Now, the 19th-ranked Tigers return home with a chance to earn their second straight trip to the Southeastern Conference championship game.

Maty Mauk threw a pair of fourth-quarter touchdown passes (More)...

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Battle reaches state championship in just second season

Posted 8:32 PM 11/21/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Battle's varsity football team is headed to the Division 5 state championship game. After finishing 5-4 in its inaugural season, the Spartans have a chance to win the title in just their second season. 

Led by running backs Nash Sutherland and Marshall Willingham, Battle (More)...

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U.S. Army All-American Bowl means more to MU football commit

Posted 6:12 PM 11/20/2014 by Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

LEE'S SUMMIT - Missouri football commit Drew Lock, a quarterback from Lee's Summit High School, was presented with a jersey on Tuesday for the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl on January 3, 2015.

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Chiefs defensive line still shutting teams down

Chiefs defensive line still shutting teams down

Posted 12:45 PM 11/19/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Kevin Vickerson has been a part of some stellar defensive fronts, whether he was playing next to Albert Haynesworth and Jevon Kearse in Tennessee or Von Miller and Elvis Dumervil in Denver.

Still, the Kansas City Chiefs are on pace to do something that neither of those (More)...

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