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Dallas Cowboys plan to add Michael Sam to practice squad

Dallas Cowboys plan to add Michael Sam to practice squad

Posted 3:46 PM 9/2/2014 by Amber Smith, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

DALLAS - The Dallas Cowboys plan to add Michael Sam to their practice squad pending the results of a physical examination on Wednesday, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.

The St. Louis Rams drafted the former Missouri Tiger and SEC Defensive Player of the Year in May. During Sam's time (More)...

Mizzou RB Russell Hansbrough takes starting role

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Mizzou ROTC to name new cannon

Posted 4:55 PM 9/1/2014 by Jack Korte, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Mizzou ROTC has a new cannon, and it needs help.

The members of the University of Missouri ROTC are asking the public to submit possible names for their new cannon, which is shot off whenever the Mizzou football team scores a touchdown or field goal.

The tradition for (More)...

8/30/2014

New taxi stand policy for Missouri football games

New taxi stand policy for Missouri football games

Posted 9:32 AM 8/30/2014 by Shay McAlister, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA- MU officials implemented a new taxi stand policy Saturday for Missouri football games. The policy requires all taxis to drop off and pick up on Champions Drive near the Lot G entrance.

MU officials say they hope the new policy will help alleviate traffic around the stadium.

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Mizzou Athletics helps tailgaters recycle

Game day concerns not necessarily on traffic

Rams release defensive end Michael Sam

No. 24 Missouri beats South Dakota State to start season 1-0

8/31/2014

Clean up efforts are still going on at Memorial Stadium

Posted 1:07 PM 8/31/2014 by John Zupon Jr., KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Efforts to clean up Memorial Stadium are still going on over 24 hours after kick-off. A group effort of around 250 people help clean the stadium, and they work around the clock to make it look like 75,000 fans were not even there. 

Coleen Lamond is the director of game (More)...

8/30/2014

Mizzou Extra: Tigers kick off 2014 season against SDSU

Mizzou Extra: Tigers kick off 2014 season against SDSU

Posted 2:46 PM 8/29/2014 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Columnist

COLUMBIA - Winning is always nice, but the hardest thing about being successful is raising the bar afterwards. The Missouri football team had a taste of success last season when they won the Cotton Bowl and finished the season with a 12-2 record. Now the Tigers begin their quest to (More)...

8/29/2014

Mizzou vs. South Dakota State preview and predictions

Posted 11:11 AM 8/29/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports

COLUMBIA - This year, I'm going to host a weekly Mizzou football webcast to get you ready for gameday. Every week, I'll breakdown three things you need to know about the upcoming matchup. And we'll start with the season opener against South Dakota State on Saturday, August 30 at 2:30 p.m.

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8/27/2014

Missouri opens season with veteran D-line

Missouri opens season with veteran D-line

Posted 3:01 PM 8/27/2014 by The Associated Press

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - After the loss of Michael Sam and Kony Ealy to the NFL, No. 24 Missouri is hoping to again turn heads and lead the Southeastern Conference in sacks and tackles for loss.

Markus Golden highlights a defensive line that features three seniors and a junior atop the depth (More)...

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)...

Lions acquire Egnew off waivers

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