Posted 3:31 PM 3/15/2015 by Jay Wallis, KOMU 8 Reporter; Morgan Uber, KOMU 8 Reporter
ST. LOUIS - Elvis Presley is the undisputed King of Rock and Roll. The legacy he left behind has helped one Rams fan create a character worthy of the Professional Football Ultimate's Fan Association.
Dave King became a St. Louis Rams fan when the team moved from Anaheim, California to (More)
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Posted 9:23 AM 3/15/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs are bringing back versatile defensive back Ron Parker on a five-year, $30 million contract, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the Chiefs have not announced the deal.(More)
Posted 1:17 PM 3/13/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs released wide receiver Dwayne Bowe on Thursday, parting ways with a fan favorite who will finish his career as the franchise's third-leading receiver.
Bowe would have counted $14 million against the salary cap this season, a massive number for a (More)
Posted 2:38 PM 3/11/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have reacquired quarterback Case Keenum from the Houston Texans, giving them a potential backup behind Nick Foles.
The Rams also agreed to terms Wednesday with tight end Lance Kendricks, an unrestricted free agent.
St. Louis sent a seventh-round (More)
Posted 12:19 PM 3/11/2015 by The Associated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - The Arizona Cardinals have announced they have agreed to terms on a contract with free agent linebacker Sean Weatherspoon.
The first-round draft pick from the University of Missouri in 2010, spent five seasons with the Atlanta Falcons. Weatherspoon agreed to a one-year contract, which is expected to be close to $4 million.
[Editor's note: this story has been edited to reflect information only relevant to former Mizzou player Sean Weatherspoon.]
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Posted 12:07 PM 3/11/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs have signed Jeremy Maclin to a five-year deal, adding the down-the-field threat that their wide receiver group was sorely lacking last season.
The contract is worth up to $55 million, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The (More)
Posted 6:16 PM 3/10/2015 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Evan Boehm joked about how it feels like the team just got back from the Citrus Bowl in Orlando. But believe it or not, Spring football has arrived. Here are a few of the big storylines after Day 1.
Mizzou Introduces Mack Rhoades (More)
Posted 5:58 PM 3/10/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - The Sam Bradford era has come to an end in St. Louis. The former number one overall pick was dealt to the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday in exchange for quarterback Nick Foles.
Bradford's legacy in St. Louis is a tenuous one.
The Heisman Trophy winner out of Oklahoma was (More)
Posted 3:43 PM 3/9/2015 by The Associated Press
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - Economic development officials say building a new football stadium in St. Louis could bring nearly $300 million in net tax revenues to Missouri over the next 30 years.
A panel of House members Monday discussed the state's options to replace the 20-year-old (More)
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Posted 6:54 AM 3/9/2015 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer and Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - The UM System Board of Curators met during a special meeting Monday morning to vote on a new athletic director for the University of Missouri.
The Board of Curators voted to move the meeting into executive session, which required media to leave the room at the time of the (More)
Posted 9:55 PM 3/8/2015 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Reporter and KOMU 8 Digital Staff
COLUMBIA - Pending approval by the UM Board of Curators, Mack Rhoades will be the new Missouri athletic director.
Rhoades has been the athletic director at the University of Houston for six years and worked as the athletic director at the University of Akron for three and a half (More)
Posted 7:50 PM 3/8/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
KANSAS CITY - One of Mizzou's most decorated athletes is reportedly in line for a show-me-state homecoming. It has been reported that WR Jeremy Maclin will sign with the Kansas City Chiefs when free agency officially opens on Tuesday.
ESPN's Chris Mortensen broke the news on Sunday (More)
The Mizzou Department of Athletics will hold its 13th annual Football Fan Appreciation Day on Sunday, August 9, at Faurot Field/Memorial Stadium. Gates will open to the public at approximately 3:15 p.m., and the team and coaches will be on hand to sign autographs until 4:45 p.m. Admission to this...
Former Mizzou standout Molly Kreklow (Delano, Minn.) guided Team USA to a Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) World Grand Prix Championship and a perfect 5-0 record over the week-long event in Omaha, concluding on Sunday with a 3-0 win over China. Kreklow, the second Mizzou setter to play with the...
We caught up with former Mizzou guard Bailey Gee (2008-12), who is now working as a structural engineer in the Kansas City area.
Echelmeier turned in a round score of 142 at Meadowbrook, a mark that ranked tied for the second-best score of the qualifier.
Phillips won 88 games in his final two seasons at Oak Hill as the primary ball-handler, dishing out 8.7 assists per game.