• Missouri cornerback Aarion Penton arrested

    Missouri cornerback Aarion Penton arrested

    Posted 2:29 PM 11/8/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA- Missouri will likely be without another starting cornerback when the Tigers take the field against Texas A&M. 

    Cornerback Aarion Penton was arrested early Friday morning according to Columbia Police Department arrest records. Penton was cited with possession of 35 grams (More)

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  • High school football district championship score updates

    Posted 7:18 PM 11/7/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - 13 area schools are playing Friday night in district championships across Missouri. Check out the scores!

    Battle at Camdenton: 22-14, FINAL

    Blair Oaks at California: 30-32, FINAL

    Mexico at Helias: 0-47, FINAL

    Jefferson City at Francis Howell: 10-14 (More)

  • Zac Stacy doing best to stay patient

    Zac Stacy doing best to stay patient

    Posted 9:23 AM 11/7/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rams running back Zac Stacy missed a 1,000-yard rookie season by only 27 yards.

    Despite being on a much slower pace, he's doing his best to be a team player this season.

    Stacy is healthy, but he's dropped to third in a rotation that's been whittled to two the past (More)

  • Chiefs wide receivers still searching for score

    Chiefs wide receivers still searching for score

    Posted 9:18 AM 11/7/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Alex Smith took the snap from center, looked to his right and saw Dwayne Bowe open in the end zone. For a fleeting second, it appeared as if one of this season's biggest statistical anomalies would be resolved.

    Just maybe, a Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver would catch a (More)

  • Kansas City Chiefs to play first game in London in 2015

    Kansas City Chiefs to play first game in London in 2015

    Posted 7:41 PM 11/6/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    LONDON - The NFL announced today that the Kansas City Chiefs will play a regular-season game in London in 2015 for the first time in team history. 

    The game is scheduled for Nov. 1, and Kansas City will be the "home" team against the Detroit Lions. 

     

    So, the (More)

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  • Ex-brewery exec, lawyer to weigh stadium options

    Ex-brewery exec, lawyer to weigh stadium options

    Posted 9:25 AM 11/6/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - A former Anheuser-Busch executive and a prominent lawyer, both experienced in dealing with the NFL, have been tapped by Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon to consider options that will ensure the future of pro football in St. Louis.

    Nixon announced the appointment Wednesday of former (More)

  • Chiefs sign fullback Sherman to extension

    Chiefs sign fullback Sherman to extension

    Posted 2:05 PM 11/5/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Chiefs have signed fullback Anthony Sherman, who has helped pave the way for one of the NFL's top rushing offenses, to a three-year contract extension.

    A person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press on Monday that Sherman can earn up to $7 million over the (More)

  • Nixon to discuss future of NFL in St. Louis

    Nixon to discuss future of NFL in St. Louis

    Posted 7:51 PM 11/4/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is planning to discuss the future of the St. Louis Rams during a teleconference Wednesday.

    Nixon plans to speak with reporters about what his office calls the future of the NFL in St. Louis. No specific details have been released.

    The Rams' (More)

  • Sports feasibility study could bring revenue to Columbia

    Posted 3:21 PM 11/3/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau will watch as the sports feasibility impact study will be presented to the Columbia City Council on Monday night.

    In March, the CVB and Columbia Parks and Recreation teamed up to study how expanding or renovating ball parks, soccer (More)

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  • Five-year string of games to end in College Station for Missouri

    Five-year string of games to end in College Station for Missouri

    Posted 11:00 AM 11/3/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will face the Texas A&M Aggies for the fifth year in a row on Saturday, Nov. 15. The string of consecutive games will come to an end at College Station following the 6:30 p.m. CT kickoff on the SEC Network.

    In May, the Southeastern Conference (More)

  • Kaepernick fumbles into end zone as Rams win 13-10

    Kaepernick fumbles into end zone as Rams win 13-10

    Posted 6:26 PM 11/2/2014 by The Associated Press

    SANTA CLARA, California (AP) - Colin Kaepernick fumbled at the goal line with 2 seconds remaining, and St. Louis sacked the San Francisco quarterback eight times on the way to a 13-10 upset over the 49ers on Sunday.

    The Rams recovered, and the play was reviewed and upheld. The 49ers (4-4) (More)

  • Alex Smith leads Chiefs past Mike Vick, Jets 24-10

    Alex Smith leads Chiefs past Mike Vick, Jets 24-10

    Posted 3:01 PM 11/2/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Alex Smith threw for 199 yards and two touchdowns, Jamaal Charles ran for another score and the Kansas City Chiefs won 24-10 on Sunday, sending the New York Jets to their eighth straight loss.

    Tight ends Travis Kelce and Anthony Fasano each caught touchdown passes, and (More)

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