Football

8/26/2014

Faurot Field east side expansion reaches completion

Faurot Field east side expansion reaches completion

Posted 8:11 PM 8/26/2014 by Chelsea Vaughn, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - For more than 88 years, Faurot Field has been the home to many athletes, coaches, families, students, faculty and staff.

Tuesday, the cut of a ribbon symbolized the beginning of something new. Since its opening in 1926, Faurot Field has experienced many upgrades, but the (More)...

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8/25/2014

Friday Night Fever Week One Plays of the Week

Posted 8:23 AM 8/25/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports

Here are your week one Friday Night Fever plays of the week! Watch the video and vote and be sure to watch Friday Night Fever each Friday night for all your local football coverage. 

8/24/2014

Markus Golden's Why

Markus Golden's Why

Posted 8:06 PM 8/24/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Success stories aren't about what. They're about why.

"You have to have a reason," Missouri senior defensive end Markus Golden said. "You got to have a why. And my why has always been to make my family better."

But to understand why, you have to understand how Markus (More)...

8/23/2014

SECraft Beer Fest takes to Columbia

SECraft Beer Fest takes to Columbia

Posted 12:02 PM 8/23/2014 by Lexi Spivak, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - As the Missouri Tigers enter their third season in the Southeastern Conference, the South East Craft Beer Fest came to Columbia for the first time Saturday.

Columbia has 5 craft breweries, more than 130 bars and 300 restaurants. The festival Saturday aimed to expand those (More)...

8/24/2014

Sam Bradford out for season with torn ACL

Sam Bradford out for season with torn ACL

Posted 1:14 PM 8/24/2014 by Eric Kelly, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

ST. LOUIS - Rams starting quarterback Sam Bradford is out for the entire regular season, head coach Jeff Fisher confirmed to the media on Sunday. Bradford tore his left ACL in Saturday's preseason game against the Cleveland Browns.

Bradford injured his knee in the first quarter when he (More)...

8/22/2014

Chiefs OT Stephenson suspended for PEDs violation

Chiefs OT Stephenson suspended for PEDs violation

Posted 11:58 AM 8/22/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Chiefs offensive tackle Donald Stephenson has been suspended by the NFL for the first four games of the regular season for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.

Stephenson was a fill-in starter last season but was expected to anchor the right (More)...

8/21/2014

New assault complaints against ex-Mizzou RB emerge

New assault complaints against ex-Mizzou RB emerge

Posted 5:59 PM 8/21/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Two more former University of Missouri students have gone public with assault allegations against ex-running back Derrick Washington, including a women's soccer player who said her coach suggested she could lose her scholarship if she pursued her complaint that Washington punched (More)...

8/20/2014

Three Ferguson area schools practice at Rams facility

Three Ferguson area schools practice at Rams facility

Posted 6:42 PM 8/20/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Courtland Griffin has attempted to keep the lives of his McCluer North football players as normal as possible despite the upheaval in their community - Ferguson, Missouri.

North is one of three high schools in the Ferguson-Florissant School District that has yet to begin (More)...

Centralia football coach limited this season

Charles, Bowe remain out of Chiefs practice

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8/19/2014

Greg Robinson has double duty on offensive line

Greg Robinson has double duty on offensive line

Posted 6:22 PM 8/19/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rookie Greg Robinson has been getting double duty at guard and tackle in training camp for the St. Louis Rams.

The No. 2 pick has been equal to the task.

Robinson projects as a main tackle eventually, but being versatile is always a plus. He admits it's been (More)...

With Chiefs' Charles out, Davis, Gray get chances

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