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5/2/2015

Missouri's Bud Sasser and Marcus Murphy selected in third day of NFL Draft

Missouri's Bud Sasser and Marcus Murphy selected in third day of NFL Draft

Posted 4:04 PM 5/2/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

CHICAGO - After seeing four of their teammates drafted in the first two days of the 2015 NFL Draft, wide receiver Bud Sasser and running back Marcus Murphy saw their names called in the third day.

The St. Louis Rams selected Sasser in the sixth round with the 201st selection in the draft. (More)...

5/1/2015

Former Tiger Dorial Green-Beckham taken in round two of NFL Draft

Former Tiger Dorial Green-Beckham taken in round two of NFL Draft

Posted 5:54 PM 5/1/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

CHICAGO - Former Missouri Tigers wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham was selected by the Tennessee Titans with the 40th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft.

Green-Beckham, who was dismissed from the Mizzou football team in April 2014, was the nation's number one recruit in the Class of 2012 (More)...

4/30/2015

Fans react to Shane Ray's fall in the NFL Draft

Posted 9:36 PM 4/30/2015 by Ebony Holmon and Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Reporters

COLUMBIA - NFL teams picked their most promising players for the coming season Thursday. Two former tigers with checkered pasts were in the spotlight as the draft kicked off in Chicago.

One was drafted and one was not.

The Denver Broncos drafted defensive end/outside linebacker (More)...

Shane Ray selected No. 23 overall by Denver Broncos

Mack Rhoades off and running at Missouri

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4/28/2015

Plenty of SEC East teams exit spring unsettled at QB

Plenty of SEC East teams exit spring unsettled at QB

Posted 7:24 AM 4/28/2015 by The Associated Press

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (AP) - Missouri has a head start in at least one respect as the Tigers aim for their third consecutive Southeastern Conference Eastern Division title.

With Maty Mauk returning for his junior season, Missouri is one of only two SEC East teams that exits spring practice (More)...

4/27/2015

Former Missouri football player cited for marijuana possession

Former Missouri football player cited for marijuana possession

Posted 6:29 PM 4/27/2015 by KOMU 8 News Digital Staff

COOPER COUNTY - Early Monday morning, Missouri State Highway Patrol pulled over 21-year-old Shane Ray in Cooper County. Ray is a former Missouri football player and is expected to be drafted on Thursday.

MSHP said the trooper pulled him over for speeding and illegally driving in the (More)...

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