• Mizzou, Georgia Top List of SEC Student Athlete Arrests

    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)

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  • Rams Keep Robert Quinn

    Rams Keep Robert Quinn

    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)

  • SEC Changes Football Scheduling Format for 2016

    SEC Changes Football Scheduling Format for 2016

    Posted 6:45 PM 4/27/2014 by Lauren Greenheck, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - In an effort to strengthen their schedules, the Southeastern Conference announced Sunday that they will be adding some new changes to their scheduling format for football come 2016. The current format of eight conference games per season will remain in place but will be updated (More)

  • Kony Ealy Is Not Short On Confidence Heading Into NFL Draft

    Kony Ealy Is Not Short On Confidence Heading Into NFL Draft

    Posted 3:48 PM 4/24/2014 by Thomas Bradbury, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Who is the best player in this years NFL Draft? Jadeveon Clowney, Johnny Manziel, Greg Robinson or... Kony Ealy? Well, according to him... It's Ealy.  Ealy  (More)

  • Chiefs Begin Offseason Workouts After Long Break

    Chiefs Begin Offseason Workouts After Long Break

    Posted 4:11 PM 4/21/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Chiefs have gathered for the start of offseason workouts, giving coach Andy Reid an opportunity to provide an update on issues ranging from injuries to potential starters.

    Reid said Monday that Eric Fisher, who will slide from right tackle to left tackle, had (More)

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  • Chiefs in Discussion with Smith Reps on Extension

    Chiefs in Discussion with Smith Reps on Extension

    Posted 3:28 PM 4/21/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Chiefs are speaking with representatives of quarterback Alex Smith about an extension that would keep him in Kansas City beyond next season.

    Smith said Monday that his agent, Tom Condon, has been talking with the team about a new contract. Smith is due to make (More)

  • Missouri Football Lands Sixth Commitment In Strong 2015 Class

    Missouri Football Lands Sixth Commitment In Strong 2015 Class

    Posted 3:28 PM 4/17/2014 by Thomas Bradbury, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Missouri Football has quite the future ahead of them. Wednesday night Coach Pinkel received his sixth commitment of the 2015 class in the form of six foot four, 220 pound receiver/tight end prospect Daniel Imatorbhebhe.

    Imatorbhebhe is a three-star prospect, according to (More)

  • Aldon Smith Arrested at Los Angeles Airport

    Aldon Smith Arrested at Los Angeles Airport

    Posted 9:19 PM 4/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport after authorities said he became belligerent during a security screening and threatened that he had a bomb.

    The 24-year-old player was randomly selected for a secondary (More)

  • Mizzou Football Team Reacts to DGB Dismissal

    Mizzou Football Team Reacts to DGB Dismissal

    Posted 1:53 PM 4/12/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The Mizzou football team spoke to the media for the first time Saturday regarding Dorial Green-Beckham's dismissal from the program.

    "It wasn't a real fun day to be a head football coach," Gary Pinkel said.

    Missouri running back Marcus Murphy said he didn't want to see (More)

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  • Mike Alden Addresses DGB Dismissal

    Mike Alden Addresses DGB Dismissal

    Posted 6:32 PM 4/11/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Missouri Athletic Director Mike Alden addressed the media Friday regarding Dorial Green-Beckham's dismissal from the football program. 

    "Dorial will no longer be a football player at Mizzou. He will no longer be a student athlete at Mizzou. I think for us, our focus for him (More)

  • MU Fans React to DGB's Dismissal

    Posted 5:26 PM 4/11/2014 by Brynne Whittaker, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - MU fans spoke to KOMU 8 News Friday in reaction to the MU Athletic Department's decision to dismiss MU wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham. This news comes after DGB's alleged involvement in a break-in and assault of his girlfriend's roommate. 

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  • Live Stream: News Conference on Dorial Green-Beckham Dismissal

    Live Stream: News Conference on Dorial Green-Beckham Dismissal

    Posted 3:43 PM 4/11/2014 by KOMU DIgital Staff

    COLUMBIA - KOMU 8 News live streamed the news conference by MU Athletic Director Mike Alden regarding the dismissal of Dorial Green-Beckham from the football team. Complete video will be posted shortly.

    Alden told reporters the decision should send a message to current and future Mizzou (More)

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