• Week seven Friday Night Fever plays of the week

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    Posted 9:13 PM 10/6/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports

    Here are your Friday Night Fever plays of the week from week seven! Voting ends Friday afternoon at 3. Make sure to watch KOMU 8 News at 10 on Fridays for all of your mid-Missouri football coverage!

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  • AT&T and MU announce wireless upgrade at football field

    Posted 7:08 PM 10/6/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Seven Saturdays a year, Memorial Stadium normally fills with more than 70,000 rowdy fans. 

    However, on Monday, the stadium was quiet and peaceful as AT&T and Mizzou officials led a tour to showcase a new wireless system. 

    The system is a multi-million dollar (More)

  • Missouri to travel to The Swamp for evening game

    Missouri to travel to The Swamp for evening game

    Posted 11:55 AM 10/6/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will head to The Swamp for an evening game on Oct. 18. On Monday the Southeastern Conference announced the Gators will host the Tigers with a 6 p.m. CT kickoff, scheduled to appear on either ESPN or ESPN2.

    The network will finalize the channel (More)

  • Fake punt helps 49ers beat Chiefs 22-17

    Fake punt helps 49ers beat Chiefs 22-17

    Posted 6:37 PM 10/5/2014 by The Associated Press

    SANTA CLARA, California (AP) - Colin Kaepernick threw for 201 yards and a touchdown, Frank Gore ran for 107 yards and the San Francisco 49ers converted a fake punt to beat the Kansas City Chiefs 22-17 on Sunday.

    The 49ers (3-2) turned to a trick play on fourth-and-1 from their own 29 early (More)

  • Eagles beat Rams behind defense, special teams

    Eagles beat Rams behind defense, special teams

    Posted 3:42 PM 10/5/2014 by The Associated Press

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes, the defense and special teams each scored, and the Philadelphia Eagles held on for a 34-28 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.

    The Eagles (4-1) rebounded from a tough loss at San Francisco with a strong all-around (More)

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  • Missouri to host Georgia with morning kick-off

    Missouri to host Georgia with morning kick-off

    Posted 1:03 PM 10/5/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team finally knows the start time for Oct. 11 home game. The Tigers will officially kick-off their first home conference game of the season against the Georgia Bulldogs at 11 a.m. CT on CBS.

    The game time and broadcast network information was released on (More)

  • FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 7

    FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 7

    Posted 4:26 PM 10/3/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - There were some crazy scores in week seven of mid-Missouri high school football. It seems the cold did not slow any one down, as evidenced by a lot of high scores.

    Click here to see all the scores.

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  • The Extra Point: Game of the Week: Palmyra at Centralia

    The Extra Point: Game of the Week: Palmyra at Centralia

    Posted 7:22 PM 10/2/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    CENTRALIA - In week seven of mid-Missouri high school football, our Game of the Week is the battle of the panthers. Centralia hosts Palmyra to see which panther team will reign supreme. 

    No rain is predicted for Friday's games and the temperature should be chilly in the 50's.

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  • Opening Drive: Previewing high school football, week seven

    Posted 12:32 PM 10/2/2014 by Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - On this week's episode of Opening Drive, find out why one South Callaway player can never seem to stay off the field.

    See the top plays from weeks four through six of this season and find out who our host thinks the top three teams are in mid-Missouri right now.

    Finally, our host previews the Friday Night Fever Game of the Week: Palmyra vs. Centralia. All of the other games on this week's slate are previewed too! 

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  • South Carolina showcases unique tailgates

    Posted 9:56 PM 10/1/2014 by Morgan Uber, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina -Tailgating is about the local food, passionate fans, and time-honored traditions. From the Grove at Ole Miss to the Junction at Mississippi State, Southeastern Conference fans are highly ranked for knowing how to celebrate their teams and their schools.

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  • Rams pick Austin Davis as starting QB for season

    Rams pick Austin Davis as starting QB for season

    Posted 3:14 PM 10/1/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rams coach Jeff Fisher says that Austin Davis will be the team's starting quarterback for the rest of the season.

    Fisher had insisted that Shaun Hill would return as the starter as soon as he was completely healed from a quad injury. Instead, he said Wednesday that Davis (More)

  • Chiefs' Stephenson returns from 4-game suspension

    Chiefs' Stephenson returns from 4-game suspension

    Posted 2:51 PM 10/1/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Right tackle Donald Stephenson returned to the Kansas City Chiefs on Wednesday following his four-game suspension for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing drugs.

    Now, the question is how many games it'll take him to return to the starting lineup.

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