Posted 7:14 PM 5/13/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Rams play in most likely the toughest division in football, the NFC West. It's a division that boasts the defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks, the San Francisco 49ers, who have reached the NFC Championship Game the past two seasons, advancing to the Super Bowl (More)
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Posted 8:39 PM 5/12/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the season for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances.
Bailey was a third-round draft pick last year out of West Virginia, and made two starts. He (More)
Posted 9:39 AM 5/10/2014 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press
NEW YORK CITY - The 2014 NFL Draft will conclude on Saturday with rounds four, five, six and seven. 156 more players will hear their name called. Players who are not drafted will be known as Undrafted Free Agents following the draft and are then free to sign contracts with any team.
Posted 5:50 PM 5/9/2014 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press
NEW YORK CITY -- 68 more players heard their name called on Friday in rounds two and three of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The St. Louis rams made two selections in the first round on Thursday night, drafting Auburn OT Greg Robinson and Pittsburg DT Aaron Donald. (More)
Posted 8:03 PM 5/8/2014 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press
NEW YORK CITY - The 2014 NFL Draft kicked off from Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Thursday night for the first round of the draft. The players drafted in the first round will receive 4-year NFL contracts and a fifth year option.
Here's a look at the picks made by the St. (More)
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Posted 9:55 AM 5/7/2014 by The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Michael Sam has been selected the winner of the Arthur Ashe Courage Award.
The Missouri defensive end, who likely will be drafted by an NFL team this weekend, will receive the award at The 2014 ESPYS on July 16.
Sam, the SEC Defensive Player of the Year, has (More)
Posted 8:17 PM 5/6/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - On Monday former Mizzou football star T.J. Moe clicked his hypothetical ruby red cleats together and decided, "There's no place like home."
Moe signed a one-year contract with his hometown, St. Louis Rams.
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Posted 12:59 PM 5/2/2014 by Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Mizzou football begins in just under four months and for many fans, and companies, preparations are well underway for the upcoming season.
The cable companies that serve Tiger fans across mid-Missouri spoke with KOMU 8 News Friday about the newly created SEC Network and the (More)
Posted 11:13 AM 5/1/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will get its first broadcast on the SEC Network during week three of the 2014 college football season. On Thursday, the Southeastern Conference announced the Tigers' home game scheduled for Saturday, September 13 against UCF will be televised on the league's (More)
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Posted 7:41 PM 4/30/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Tim Hickman, University of Missouri Executive Associate Athletic Director, said he expects Memorial Stadium's East Side expansion project to be complete in time for the 2014 Missouri football season. Hickman said the project cost roughly $46 million.
"Just to stay with modern (More)
Posted 12:49 PM 4/20/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Reporter & Jake Lasofsky, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - 12 University of Missouri athletes have been involved in a total of 16 arrests since the school joined the SEC. That puts Mizzou in a tie with the University of Georgia within the conference for the most athlete arrests.
Dorial Green-Beckham, Levi Copelin, Zach Price and Ka'ra (More)
Posted 6:33 PM 4/28/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have exercised the fifth-year contract option on All-Pro defensive end Robert Quinn, keeping one of the NFL's top pass rushers in the fold through 2015.
Quinn set a franchise record with 19 sacks last season, second most in the NFL. He has 29 1/2 sacks (More)
With the recent release of this season's football season ticket commercial, Mizzou Athletics is challenging fans to make their own original promotional video for Mizzou Football.
After capturing the nation's attention in 2013 with an SEC Championship and an undefeated regular season, Mizzou volleyball got a chance to represent the nation this summer as four Tigers were selected to participate as members of the USA Volleyball Collegiate National Team. For three of the four Tigers, it...
This past Tuesday, July 22 at McFadden's Sports Saloon inside the Power and Light District in Kansas City, Mo., fans from across the Kansas City area were treated to a unique event in association with the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The Third Annual "SEC Block Party", led by KC Tiger Club's...
As we approach the final weeks of summer ball, Mizzou baseball players have made been making their mark in leagues across the country. Pitchers Brandon Baker and Cole Bartlett have been striding for success in the MINK League. Breckin Williams and Austin Tribby have been nothing but dominant in the...
Mizzou Golf had three student-athletes named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars on Wednesday. Seniors Emilio Cuartero (Lleida, Spain) and Hunter Kraus (Memphis, Tenn.) and junior Ryan Zech (Kearney, Mo.) earned the honor, which was announced today by the Golf Coaches Association of America.