Missouri football still competitive in spring

Tuesday, April 14, 2009 | 7:38 p.m. CDT; updated 5:43 p.m. CDT, Thursday, July 23, 2009

COLUMBIA – At 3:45 p.m. coach Gary Pinkel blows his whistle, the noise echoing throughout Devine Pavilion. All the Missouri football players stop in the middle of their warmup drills. Some run, others skip, but all of them head toward the north end zone, where Coach is standing.