Posted 1:18 PM 12/13/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA- Missouri will likely be looking for a defensive coordinator in the upcoming months.
According to the Springfield News-Leader, Missouri defensive coordinator Dave Steckel is reportedly taking the head coaching job at Missouri State. Steckel was the linebackers coach at (More)...
Posted 8:46 PM 12/11/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Chandler Catanzaro kicked four field goals and the Arizona Cardinals overcame the loss of quarterback Drew Stanton with stifling defense, moving closer to clinching a playoff spot with a 12-6 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Thursday night.
The Rams (6-8) were held to (More)...
Posted 12:19 PM 12/10/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
The SEC coaches awarded Missouri Head Coach Gary Pinkel, defensive end Shane Ray and running back Marcus Murphy with honors today.
After leading the team to another SEC East division championship and 10-2 regular season record, Gary Pinkel took home the honor of the SEC Coach of the (More)...
Posted 1:27 PM 12/8/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Chiefs safety Eric Berry has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease and will begin chemotherapy for what doctors called a "very treatable and potentially curable" form of cancer.
Hodgkin's disease is a form of lymphoma originating in white blood cells.
Berry had (More)...
Posted 6:41 PM 12/7/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams signed punter John Hekker to a six-year contract extension Friday, keeping him with the team through the 2020 season.
The 24-year-old Hekker was scheduled to become a restricted free agent at the end of the season. Terms were not disclosed.
Posted 5:00 PM 12/6/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ATLANTA - The No. 16 Missouri Tigers fell to the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide 42-13 in the SEC championship game. The Tigers were within a possession until Alabama scored 21 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to roll to victory.
The Crimson Tide opened up the scoring with a (More)...