Posted 2:44 PM 4/10/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Regional Complex and Sports Authority is asking a court to clarify whether the city can contribute tax money for a new NFL stadium without a public vote.
A lawsuit filed Friday seeks clarity as part of the effort to develop a new open-air stadium and keep the (More)
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Posted 12:24 PM 3/27/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - A food safety manager at Kauffman and Arrowhead stadiums in Kansas City says he was fired after complaining about dirty conditions.
Jon Costa shared with ESPN's "Outside the Lines" a letter that he said came from his former employer, Aramark. The March 17 letter said (More)
Posted 8:32 AM 3/21/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff
COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri and University of Idaho have agreed to a single game for October 21, 2017. The game will be take place in Columbia as the final non-conference game of the season.
In 2017, Missouri will be home to face Missouri State on September 2 and Purdue on (More)
Posted 12:27 PM 3/16/2015 by Morgan Uber and Jay Wallis, KOMU 8 Reporters; Josh Matejka, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - Many aspects of The St. Louis Rams are different since the team was known as "The Greatest Show on Turf." There have been changes in coaching, ownership and, especially, fan support. Now, there are indications Rams owner Stan Kroenke might move the team to the Los Angeles (More)
Posted 10:25 PM 3/15/2015 by Morgan Uber and Jay Wallis, KOMU 8 Reporters
ST LOUIS - A 90-year-old St. Louis restaurant finds itself a part of the Rams' proposed stadium plans, but the restaurant is not what is pictured on the blueprint.
Al's is more than a restaurant. It is the oldest same family in the same location restaurant in St. Louis. Three generations (More)
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Posted 4:31 PM 3/15/2015 by Jay Wallis, KOMU 8 Reporter; Morgan Uber, KOMU 8 Reporter
ST. LOUIS - Elvis Presley is the undisputed King of Rock and Roll. The legacy he left behind has helped one Rams fan create a character worthy of the Professional Football Ultimate's Fan Association.
Dave King became a St. Louis Rams fan when the team moved from Anaheim, California to (More)
Posted 10:23 AM 3/15/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs are bringing back versatile defensive back Ron Parker on a five-year, $30 million contract, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the Chiefs have not announced the deal.(More)
Posted 2:17 PM 3/13/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs released wide receiver Dwayne Bowe on Thursday, parting ways with a fan favorite who will finish his career as the franchise's third-leading receiver.
Bowe would have counted $14 million against the salary cap this season, a massive number for a (More)
Posted 3:38 PM 3/11/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have reacquired quarterback Case Keenum from the Houston Texans, giving them a potential backup behind Nick Foles.
The Rams also agreed to terms Wednesday with tight end Lance Kendricks, an unrestricted free agent.
St. Louis sent a seventh-round (More)
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Posted 1:19 PM 3/11/2015 by The Associated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona Cardinals have announced they have agreed to terms on a contract with free agent linebacker Sean Weatherspoon.
The first-round draft pick from the University of Missouri in 2010, spent five seasons with the Atlanta Falcons. Weatherspoon agreed to a one-year contract, which is expected to be close to $4 million.
[Editor's note: this story has been edited to reflect information only relevant to former Mizzou player Sean Weatherspoon.]
Posted 1:07 PM 3/11/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs have signed Jeremy Maclin to a five-year deal, adding the down-the-field threat that their wide receiver group was sorely lacking last season.
The contract is worth up to $55 million, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The (More)
Posted 7:16 PM 3/10/2015 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Evan Boehm joked about how it feels like the team just got back from the Citrus Bowl in Orlando. But believe it or not, Spring football has arrived. Here are a few of the big storylines after Day 1.
Mizzou Introduces Mack Rhoades (More)
Saturday's Mizzou soccer spring match against Northern Iowa has been moved up to 9 a.m. at Walton Stadium. Admission to the contest is free.
No. 18 Mizzou Baseball (25-13, 11-6) defeated the Alabama Crimson Tide (19-17, 6-10), 4-3, on Friday (April 17) night in front of a season-best Friday night crowd of 1,763.Junior righty Reggie McClain (Duluth, Ga.) pitched his longest outing in four games, going 8.2 innings while surrendering just one earned run...
No. 20 Mizzou Softball jumped out to a big lead early and cruised to a 9-0 series-opening victory over Arkansas in five innings on Friday night. The Tigers batted around and manufactured six runs in the first inning.
Due to expected inclement weather, No. 18 Mizzou baseball has rescheduled Sunday's series finale against Alabama and will now play a doubleheader on Saturday (April 18), beginning at noon. The doubleheader will feature two nine-inning contests to conclude the weekend series.
Mizzou Women's Golf opened the 2015 SEC Women's Golf Championship with a 19-over-par 307 to sit in a tie for 10th in Birmingham, Ala.