Posted 2:00 PM 8/4/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports
COLUMBIA - The Mizzou football team named its captains for the 2014-15 season Monday. Offensive tackle Mitch Morse, defensive end Markus Golden, safety Braylon Webb and wide receiver Bud Sasser will serve as the Tigers captains this upcoming season.
All four players are seniors, with two (More)
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Posted 6:12 PM 8/1/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
NORMAN, Okla. - The Oklahoman reports University of Oklahoma officials are confident former Mizzou football player Dorial Green-Beckham will play this season.
The University of Missouri dismissed Green-Beckham from the team in April after a burglary incident in which the star wide (More)
Posted 6:41 PM 7/29/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - The NCAA suspended University of Missouri sophomore wide receiver Levi Copelin from athletic competition for the 2014-15 season Tuesday.
One of Copelin's most memorable plays from the 2013 football season was when he blocked a punt in the game against Kentucky.(More)
Posted 7:04 PM 7/25/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have no restrictions in training camp for quarterback Sam Bradford, coming off a season-ending knee injury in November.
Bradford wore a brace on his left knee during the first full-squad workout Friday, but said he never gave it a thought. Coach Jeff (More)
Posted 7:38 PM 7/20/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
Boonville - Atiyyah Ellison, former defensive lineman at Mizzou and in the NFL, held his eighth annual sports skills camp Saturday and Sunday at Boonville High School.
Ellison estimated more than 80 boys and girls from ages six to 12 showed up each day for the football camp turned skills (More)
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Posted 9:40 PM 7/18/2014 by The Associated Press
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A judge has sentenced San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith to three years of probation and to spend 11 days with a work crew after he pleaded no contest to drunken driving and assault-weapons charges.
The sentence came Friday after the Santa Clara County (More)
Posted 3:22 PM 7/18/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
HOOVER, Ala. - Members of the media picked four players from the Mizzou football program to represent the preseason All-SEC teams Thursday.
Senior defensive end Markus Golden was voted to the second team as he will be expected to bring leadership to Gary Pinkel's defense this fall. Golden (More)
Posted 2:40 PM 7/17/2014 by The Associated Press
HOOVER, Alabama (AP) - Missouri made a surprising run to the top of the Southeastern Conference's Eastern Division in just its second year in the league.
Staying on top might be even more of a challenge.
The Tigers lost a huge chunk of their team after finishing 12-2 last season (More)
Posted 1:18 PM 7/11/2014 by Blair Miller, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Tiger fans will have a new place to tailgate this fall when Truman's Terrace, located on the southeast side of Memorial Stadium, opens for the 2014 football season.
The area, formerly known as the Amphitheater at Mizzou, will be terraced into a tiered hillside and will be (More)
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Posted 5:31 PM 7/1/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - University of Missouri assistant football coach Bruce Walker is retiring from the sport after 13 seasons with the Tigers.
Walker has been with head coach Gary Pinkel since the beginning at Mizzou in 2001, coaching tight ends and offensive linemen. Walker was also on Pinkel's (More)
Posted 7:18 PM 6/27/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
Helias' opening football game against Nixa has been moved to Sunday, August 24 and will be nationally televised on ESPNU.
The Crusaders have been to four-straight state championships games, but have been unable to capture a state title.
Helias went 12-3 last season, falling to Webb (More)
Posted 12:20 PM 6/24/2014 by The Associated Press
BEREA, Ohio (AP) - Though he's no ordinary rookie, St. Louis Rams defensive end Michael Sam says he's treated as such so far in the NFL.
The league's first openly gay active player and all the NFC rookies were in town Tuesday for a PLAY 60 youth football clinic with Cleveland-area children (More)
According to the story, the tradition of freshmen taking care of the "Rock M" inside Faurot Field dates back to 1927, when a group of freshmen built the M out of extra rocks that were left over from the stadium's construction. And so, for the last 87 years, the youngest...
Mizzou Athletics announced on Friday that student season tickets for the 2014 football season are sold out. The announcement comes just more than a week before the Tigers open against South Dakota State at Memorial Stadium on Aug. 30 at 2:30 p.m. on ESPNU.
Junior C Evan Boehm (Lee's Summit, Mo.) and senior DE Markus Golden (St. Louis, Mo.) were selected to the Second Team, while junior PK Andrew Baggett (Lee's Summit, Mo.) was named to the Third Team.
The 24th-ranked Mizzou Tiger football team closed its 2014 training camp with its final pre-season scrimmage of the fall, held Thursday morning on a sun-splashed Faurot Field.
The annual popular X's and O's Clinic makes its return to Memorial Stadium this Saturday, Aug. 23, as announced today by Mizzou Athletics. Rockie Alden and Mizzou football wives are set to coordinate the event, taking place in the LeMone Tiger Lounge inside Memorial Stadium. The event will be open...