Under coach Gary Pinkel, Missouri has stepped up its recruiting efforts in Texas.
With any lingering disappointment from being left out of the BCS seemingly behind, the Tigers are squarely focused on beating the Arkansas Razorbacks in the Cotton Bowl
Beating down on inferior schools will certainly devalue the Tigers’ future schedule, but it’s the perfect recipe for success in the flawed BCS system.
Missouri's Chase Daniel and Arkansas' Darren McFadden met at the Heisman ceremony and will meet again on New Year's Day in Dallas.
The Cotton Bowl matchup presents the Tigers with a chance to defeat a representative of a conference many say is college football’s best.
The Tigers' Michael Keck spent much of this season as an outside linebacker, but he will soon be setting up in a three-point stance as a defensive end.
Orange Bowl still explaining its Missouri snub.
This college football season was inconceivable.
Appalachian State upset Michigan. Notre Dame won only three games. A sophomore won the Heisman Trophy for the first time. And Missouri played Kansas with the No. 1 ranking in the nation at stake.
The Tigers prevailed, claiming the top spot in the polls for the first time since 1960. Chase Daniel showed up in sports fans’ mailbox, gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated. Fans started to plan trips to New Orleans for the national title game. But Oklahoma forced everyone to cancel their reservations, dominating the Tigers in the Big 12 Conference Championship.
Such a story would have seemed absurd in August, like Nebraska giving up 76 points to Kansas.
But it did happen, and here’s how …
Tight end Martin Rucker and freshman Jeremy Maclin were named first-team AP All-Americans.
Daniel didn't win the Heisman, but he accomplished something remarkable.
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Chase Daniel got the nod as one of four finalists for the Heisman Trophy Award.
Orange Bowl spokesman Larry Wahl said that Kansas’s 11-1 record was a key factor in its selection over 11-2 Missouri.
Coaches in the Big 12 conference didn’t go as far to say that the No. 6 Missouri Tigers should be in a BCS bowl ahead of No. 8 Kansas. But the fallout from the final BCS standings has left coaches perplexed about the system’s functionality in college football.
Missouri wide receiver Danario Alexander suffered a serious knee injury against Oklahoma, the team announced Monday. The sophomore will undergo surgery Friday.
Cotton Bowl attendees will need activities to do in Dallas when it’s not gametime. Here’s a few tips on where to find all of the New Year’s activities.
For fans desperate for seats at the Cotton Bowl, tickets can be found — for a price, on the Web. But there are plenty of travel options to choose from and at a wide range of prices.
By 10 a.m. Monday morning Missouri had run out of their allotment of 16,000 tickets for the 2008 AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic. According to Chad Moller, Missouri Athletic Department spokesman, about 6,000 tickets went on sale at 8 a.m.
“I don’t know. It’s tough right now, but I’m sure it’ll be good later,” MU defensive tackle Lorenzo Williams said about the Tigers playing in this season's Cotton Bowl.
With the Tigers trailing late in the third quarter, quarterback Chase Daniel threw a dart to tight end Martin Rucker. The ball hit off his hands and was intercepted. The Sooners scored two plays later, and the Tigers never recovered.