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12/13/2014

Dave Steckel reportedly taking head coaching job at Missouri State

Dave Steckel reportedly taking head coaching job at Missouri State

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)...

12/11/2014

Rams lose 12-6, now mathematically eliminated from playoffs

Rams lose 12-6, now mathematically eliminated from playoffs

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)...

12/10/2014

Pinkel, Ray, Murphy earn SEC accolades

Pinkel, Ray, Murphy earn SEC accolades

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)...

12/8/2014

Doctors diagnose Chiefs safety Eric Berry with cancer

Doctors diagnose Chiefs safety Eric Berry with cancer

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)...

Missouri's Ray named AP SEC Defensive Player of the Year

12/7/2014

Rams sign punter Hekker to 6-year deal

Rams sign punter Hekker to 6-year deal

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.

Signed (More)...

Williams, Stanton lead Cardinals by Chiefs 17-14

Missouri to play Minnesota in Citrus Bowl on New Year's Day

Rams top Redskins 24-0 for 2nd straight shutout

12/6/2014

No. 16 Missouri falls to No. 1 Alabama in Atlanta

No. 16 Missouri falls to No. 1 Alabama in Atlanta

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)...

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