Football

11/14/2014

High school state quarterfinal scores

Posted 8:33 PM 11/14/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Six area teams made it to the state quarterfinals in football Friday night. Here's a look at the scores. The winners advance to the state semifinals. 

Ft. Zumwalt North - 13, Battle - 20. The Spartans will host Ladue next weekend. 

Orchard Farm - 21, California (More)...

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11/13/2014

Shane Ray predicted as the top pick by NFL Draft analyst

Shane Ray predicted as the top pick by NFL Draft analyst

Posted 1:20 PM 11/13/2014 by Lowell Thomas, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - University of Missouri defensive end Shane Ray is a potential number one pick for the 2015 NFL Draft according to NFL Draft expert Mel Kiper Jr.

Thursday morning on ESPN's SportsCenter, Kiper Jr. talked about four players he thought had the best chance of being the number one (More)...

Missouri Football to play BYU at Arrowhead in 2015

11/12/2014

Fisher switches QBs, Hill to start against Broncos

Fisher switches QBs, Hill to start against Broncos

Posted 12:56 PM 11/12/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher has benched struggling quarterback Austin Davis and will go back to veteran Shaun Hill for Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos.

Fisher said Monday that he was sticking with Davis, who made his NFL debut earlier this season after Hill (More)...

11/11/2014

Chiefs adjust roster after losing Gray and Harris to injuries

Chiefs adjust roster after losing Gray and Harris to injuries

Posted 1:43 PM 11/11/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Chiefs have promoted running back Charcandrick West from the practice squad and signed tight end Phillip Supernaw after losing Cyrus Gray and Demetrius Harris to season-ending injuries.

West signed with the Chiefs as a rookie free agent this season, and had spent (More)...

11/10/2014

Missouri to travel to Knoxville for final road game

Missouri to travel to Knoxville for final road game

Posted 9:33 AM 11/10/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will travel to Knoxville, Tennessee for the final road game of the regular season on Nov. 22. The Tigers and the Volunteers will face-off in an evening battle with kick-off scheduled for 6:30 p.m. CT on either ESPN or the SEC Network. A (More)...

11/9/2014

Cardinals roll past Rams despite Palmer injury

Cardinals roll past Rams despite Palmer injury

Posted 4:36 PM 11/9/2014 by The Associated Press

GLENDALE, Ariz. - Carson Palmer went down with a fourth-quarter knee injury, then backup Drew Stanton and the Arizona defense rallied the Cardinals to a 31-14 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.

John Brown's diving grab of Stanton's 48-yard touchdown pass put the Cardinals (8-1) up (More)...

Chiefs rally past Bills 17-13

11/8/2014

Missouri cornerback Aarion Penton arrested

Missouri cornerback Aarion Penton arrested

Posted 12:29 PM 11/8/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA- Missouri will likely be without another starting cornerback when the Tigers take the field against Texas A&M. 

Cornerback Aarion Penton was arrested early Friday morning according to Columbia Police Department arrest records. Penton was cited with possession of 35 grams (More)...

11/7/2014

High school football district championship score updates

Posted 5:18 PM 11/7/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - 13 area schools are playing Friday night in district championships across Missouri. Check out the scores!

Battle at Camdenton: 22-14, FINAL

Blair Oaks at California: 30-32, FINAL

Mexico at Helias: 0-47, FINAL

Jefferson City at Francis Howell: 10-14 (More)...

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