Posted 10:46 PM 12/11/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Chandler Catanzaro kicked four field goals and the Arizona Cardinals overcame the loss of quarterback Drew Stanton with stifling defense, moving closer to clinching a playoff spot with a 12-6 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Thursday night.
The Rams (6-8) were held to (More)
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Posted 2:19 PM 12/10/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
The SEC coaches awarded Missouri Head Coach Gary Pinkel, defensive end Shane Ray and running back Marcus Murphy with honors today.
After leading the team to another SEC East division championship and 10-2 regular season record, Gary Pinkel took home the honor of the SEC Coach of the (More)
Posted 3:27 PM 12/8/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Chiefs safety Eric Berry has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease and will begin chemotherapy for what doctors called a "very treatable and potentially curable" form of cancer.
Hodgkin's disease is a form of lymphoma originating in white blood cells.
Berry had (More)
Posted 1:54 PM 12/8/2014 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff and The Associated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - Missouri defensive end Shane Ray has been selected as the Southeastern Conference defensive player of the year by the Associated Press, while Alabama receiver Amari Cooper claimed the award as the best offensive player.
The coach of the year went to Mississippi State's Dan (More)
Posted 8:41 PM 12/7/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams signed punter John Hekker to a six-year contract extension Friday, keeping him with the team through the 2020 season.
The 24-year-old Hekker was scheduled to become a restricted free agent at the end of the season. Terms were not disclosed.
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Posted 6:38 PM 12/7/2014 by The Associated Press
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Kerwynn Williams rushed for 100 yards two days after being elevated from the Arizona practice squad and the Cardinals rallied to beat Kansas City 17-14 on Sunday in a matchup of teams that had lost two in a row.
The NFC West-leading Cardinals (10-3) took the lead (More)
Posted 4:00 PM 12/7/2014 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers' football team will face the Minnesota Golden Gophers in the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl after finishing the season 10-3.
The game will be played in Orlando, Florida on January 1, 2015 at 12 p.m.
The Tigers finished the season 16th in the (More)
Posted 3:22 PM 12/7/2014 by The Associated Press
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have back-to-back shutouts for the first time since 1945, beating the Washington Redskins 24-0 Sunday and giving them their first winning streak of the season.
Jared Cook caught two touchdown passes, Tavon Austin returned a punt 78 yards for a score (More)
Posted 7:00 PM 12/6/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ATLANTA - The No. 16 Missouri Tigers fell to the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide 42-13 in the SEC championship game. The Tigers were within a possession until Alabama scored 21 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to roll to victory.
The Crimson Tide opened up the scoring with a (More)
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Posted 3:52 PM 12/8/2014 by Jay Wallis, KOMU 8 Reporter
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - Back in May of 2011, a catastrophic tornado struck Joplin, impacting hundreds of thousands of lives. Since then, the city has made progress towards getting back on its feet.
Less than one month before this incident, a tornado devastated parts of Tuscaloosa. Just like (More)
Posted 8:27 PM 12/5/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Reporter
ATLANTA -INTRO:The Georgia World Congress Center and the Atlanta Falcons are construct a new stadium right next door to the Georgia Dome.
The New Atlanta Stadium will cost about $1 billion.
Construction began back in May and officials said they expect it to be ready by 2017. (More)
Posted 6:10 PM 12/5/2014 by Rachel Wittel, KOMU 8 Reporter
ATLANTA - Tensions ran high as Mizzou and Alabama prepared for Saturday's game, but SEC FanFire kicked off Friday to bring the teams together.
"The players just pour in here," The Colonnade Group President Robbie Roberton said. "It's like a sense of family."(More)
With a 57-41 senior night win over Arkansas, Mizzou Women's Basketball improved its record to 17-12 overall and 7-9 in the SEC. The seven conference wins is the most the team has had since the 2005-06 season.
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Mizzou tennis kicked off their Southeastern Conference season today at the Billingsley Tennis Center, and dropped a 6-1 contest to No. 50 Arkansas. The Tigers fought back early to win two-of-three and the doubles point, but later fell in singles play against the Razorbacks.
Mizzou baseball got another strong pitching performance, this time from junior Peter Fairbanks (St. Louis, Mo.) as he pitched Mizzou to a 10-1 win on Sunday morning (March 1) at USA Stadium, completing a three-game sweep of UIC. Fairbanks went 7.1 innings, allowing just four hits and one unearned run....