COMMENTARY: Can Missouri Tigers build on history?

Is this year’s team the best ever?

It’s the first to win 12 games, besting the 1960 squad by one victory. That was the only other year when the Tigers were ranked No. 1.

Missouri football fans crowd the Cotton Bowl

Missouri fans try to escape the cold before Tuesday's Cotton Bowl.

PHOTO GALLERY: Tigers dominate at Cotton Bowl

A collection of images from the Tigers' trip to Dallas and ensuing victory against the Arkansas Razorbacks in the Cotton Bowl on Jan. 1.

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Final: Missouri 38, Arkansas 7

Game time

The Cotton Bowl kicks off at 10:40 Tuesday in Dallas.

Texas Welcomes Mizzou Fans

Thousands of people lined the streets of downtown Dallas to enjoy the Comerica Bank New Year’s Parade, Monday afternoon, Dec. 31, 2007. The parade is one of many events preceding Tuesday's Cotton Bowl.

Lorenzo Williams and Martin Rucker have watched Missouri football rebirth

Williams and Rucker have been instrumental in the Missouri attitude change.

Investigation clears McFadden

Missouri's keys to the game

It's all about the offense

All the attention has been on the high-powered offenses of Missouri and Arkansas.

10 Things you didn't know about Arkansas

Pinkel's persistence a positive at Missouri

Gary Pinkel's dedication to the Missouri football program is an unusual trait for today's head coaches.

Herring keeps Razorbacks focused on football

Arkansas interim coach Reggie Herring’s upbeat personality has helped the Razorbacks through an end of season head coaching change.

Mizzou fans flock to Dallas for Cotton Bowl pep rally

Between 2,000 and 3,000 Missouri football fans congregated at the hotel where the Tigers players and coaches are staying for the Cotton Bowl to take part in a pep rally that, as the day went on, started to resemble a rock concert with the Tigers as the featured performers.

Road games still a problem<br>for MU men's basketball team

The MU men’s basketball team will have to wait until next year to end its losing streak in nonconference road games after Sunday's loss at Mississippi State.

Watch parties will bring the Cotton Bowl home

Several venues are hosting watch parties for Tuesday’s Cotton Bowl between the MU Tigers and the Arkansas Razorbacks.

Missouri football's "Inventor"

Missouri offensive coordinator Dave Christensen is responsible for the Tigers' offensive creativity this season.

Missouri basketball Tigers looking for non-conference road win

It's been four years since Missouri beat a non-conference foe in an away game.

Missouri juniors testing the waters

William Moore leads a list of Missouri juniors who are contemplating the NFL draft.