Posted 6:10 PM 2/26/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs waived veteran tight end Anthony Fasano on Thursday, freeing up about $2 million in salary cap space that they could use to keep All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston.
The Chiefs have been unable to come to a long-term deal with Houston, making it (More)
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Posted 8:23 AM 2/25/2015 by The Associated Press
INGLEWOOD, California (AP) - The Inglewood City Council late Tuesday night approved plans to build a football stadium that includes St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke as a partner, clearing a path for a return to the Los Angeles area of the NFL for the first time in two decades.
The council (More)
Posted 2:20 PM 2/20/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have hired Chris Weinke as quarterbacks coach.
Weinke played seven NFL seasons after winning a Heisman Trophy and leading Florida State to a national championship. He had been director of the IMG Academy program in Bradenton, Florida, helping college (More)
Posted 1:37 PM 2/20/2015 by The Associated Press
NATCHITOCHES, Louisiana (AP) - Northwestern State has named Daryl Daye its new defensive coordinator and assistant head coach.
Daye, head coach for the past three seasons at Division II Missouri Southern in Joplin, announced his departure from the Lions' program Thursday to join the (More)
Posted 3:09 PM 2/19/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Workers have agreed to work around the clock without overtime if needed to build an NFL stadium on St. Louis' blighted north riverfront.
Gov. Jay Nixon and Mayor Francis Slay spoke at a news conference Thursday at the offices of the St. Louis Building and Construction (More)
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Posted 9:25 AM 2/18/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Chiefs released wide receivers Donnie Avery and A.J. Jenkins on Tuesday as they began to clear roster and salary cap space ahead of what could be a busy offseason.
Kansas City is facing the loss of All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston and center Rodney Hudson in free (More)
Posted 7:20 PM 2/15/2015 by Eduardo Gonzalez, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Three key members from the highest ranked Missouri Tigers football team are now in the program's Hall of Fame. Chase Daniel, Jeremy Maclin and Chase Coffman soaked in the moment as their college careers were recognized.
All three said they had many great memories from their time (More)
Posted 10:28 AM 2/14/2015 by Eduardo Gonzalez, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - The careers and accomplishments of six former Tigers were remembered Friday evening. The group became the newest members of the Intercollegiate Athletics University of Missouri Hall of Fame.
The inductees included three football players Chase Daniel, Chase Coffman, Jeremy (More)
Posted 3:26 PM 2/12/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have promoted quarterbacks coach Frank Cignetti to offensive coordinator, replacing Brian Schottenheimer, who left in January to become offensive coordinator at the University of Georgia.
The Rams also announced Thursday that tight ends coach Rob Boras (More)
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Posted 11:54 AM 2/11/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Gov. Jay Nixon announced deals with a power company and a railroad that he said represent progress toward plans for a proposed riverfront stadium for the St. Louis Rams.
Nixon's news conference Tuesday included leaders of Ameren Missouri and Terminal Railroad Association. (More)
Posted 5:55 PM 2/4/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
FAYETTE - Central Methodist University had nearly all of its 2015 football recruiting class on campus Wednesday to sign their letters of intent.
All but two of the Eagles' 28 signees were on hand for the National Signing Day ceremony. The event was broadcasted online, which CMU says is the (More)
Posted 3:04 PM 2/4/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri's 2015 football recruiting class added its most highly regarded player Wednesday.
Terry Beckner Jr., a defensive tackle from East St. Louis (IL) High School, announced his commitment to Mizzou at a morning press conference covered by ESPNU and other (More)
No. 14 Mizzou baseball dropped its series-opener with No. 8 Vanderbilt, 9-2, on Friday night (April 24) at Hawkins Field. Junior righty Reggie McClain (Duluth, Ga.) was tagged for eight runs on nine hits in his shortest outing of the season (2.2 innings). Mizzou put runners on base in the...
Mizzou baseball has moved game two of its series at Vanderbilt to a noon (CT) start at Hawkins Field due to a poor weather forecast on Saturday (April 25). The game was originally scheduled for a 1:30 p.m. first pitch. The time change will not alter the television plans as...
The amended contract will keep Gary Pinkel on the Mizzou sideline through Dec. 31, 2021. Already the winningest coach in Mizzou history with 113 wins in 14 seasons, Pinkel will see an increase in his guaranteed salary to $4,020,000 per year.
No. 15 Mizzou Softball hosts LSU in Southeastern Conference action this weekend. The heavyweight three-game series from April 25-27 begins Saturday at 2:00 p.m. CT. The first two games of the series on Saturday and Sunday will be streamed on SEC Network + and Monday night's finale will be featured...
The University of Missouri placed 45 student-athletes on the 2015 Winter Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll, the league announced on Thursday.