WBIR staff show their Mizzou roots

Posted 8:50 PM 11/21/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Reporter

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - On the field, the Missouri Tigers and Tennessee Volunteers don't have a huge rivalry. Saturday marks only the third time in the two schools' history they've ever met. But, one television station in Knoxville, Tenn., takes this game extra seriously. 

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U.S. Army All-American Bowl means more to MU football commit

Posted 6:12 PM 11/20/2014 by Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

LEE'S SUMMIT - Missouri football commit Drew Lock, a quarterback from Lee's Summit High School, was presented with a jersey on Tuesday for the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl on January 3, 2015.

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Chiefs defensive line still shutting teams down

Chiefs defensive line still shutting teams down

Posted 12:45 PM 11/19/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Kevin Vickerson has been a part of some stellar defensive fronts, whether he was playing next to Albert Haynesworth and Jevon Kearse in Tennessee or Von Miller and Elvis Dumervil in Denver.

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Hansbrough scores SEC weekly award

Hansbrough scores SEC weekly award

Posted 4:18 PM 11/17/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - The SEC rewarded a Missouri Tiger on the offensive side of the ball for a change.

Russell Hansbrough won the SEC Offensive Player of the Week award after piling up 199 yards and two touchdowns against Texas A&M in a 34-27 victory Saturday.

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TE Coffman to talk to NFL about $30,000 fine

TE Coffman to talk to NFL about $30,000 fine

Posted 7:24 AM 11/18/2014 by The Associated Press

NASHVILLE (AP) - Titans tight end Chase Coffman insists running into a Ravens' assistant was an accident and he will talk to the NFL about his $30,000 fine.

Fox Sports first reported the fine Sunday. The former Missouri football player spoke Monday night after the Titans lost 27-24 to (More)...


Rams surprise Manning, Broncos 22-7

Rams surprise Manning, Broncos 22-7

Posted 1:27 PM 11/16/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Shaun Hill was effective in his first start since regaining the quarterback job and the St. Louis Rams defense made life miserable for Peyton Manning in a 22-7 victory over the AFC West-leading Denver Broncos on Sunday.

Rookie Tre Mason had 29 carries for 113 yards, the (More)...

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Hansbrough carries Missouri over Texas A&M 34-27

Posted 8:33 PM 11/15/2014 by The Associated Press

COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Russell Hansbrough ran for a career-high 199 yards and two touchdowns to help Missouri to a 34-27 win over Texas A&M on Saturday night.

Missouri (8-2, 5-1 SEC) scored 28 points in the third quarter to erase a seven-point halftime deficit and take a 34-20 (More)...

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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. 

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