advertisement

Extra Points

Thursday, April 28, 2005 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 11:03 a.m. CDT, Saturday, July 19, 2008

Two ex-Tigers sign NFL deals

Two more former Missouri football players have landed in the NFL.

Thomson Omboga and Scott Paffrath signed free agent deals on Wednesday

Omboga, a 6-foot-2, 195-pound wide receiver who caught 39 passes for 392 yards last season, signed a contract with the Minnesota Vikings.

Paffrath, a 6-foot-5, 290-pound offensive tackle who was a three-year letterman while at Missouri, signed with the Washington Redskins.

Eight former Missouri players have been drafted or signed as free agents since Saturday.

MU Wrestling

Pat McNamara has joined the Tigers as an assistant coach.

McNamara, a 2001 graduate of Michigan State where he was a three-time All-American at 133 pounds, spent the past two years as an assistant at the University of Virginia.

McNamara will fill the void left by Robbie Waller, who was named the head assistant at Oklahoma earlier this year.


Like what you see here? Become a member.


Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Comments

Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.

advertisements