Mizzou Sports

TIGER KICKOFF: Saunders continues mentoring tradition

Senior captain Tommy Saunders takes it upon himself to pass down what he has learned in his time as a Missouri wide receiver.

MU linebacking corps filled with promise

While MU linebackers Brock Christopher and Sean Weatherspoon have received most of the recognition as returning starters, Luke Lambert, Will Ebner and Andrew Gachkar have been instrumental in making the toughest defensive position to play a big strength for the Tigers.

Tigers game set for national broadcast

The Missouri football team's game against Nevada is no longer available only on a pay-per-view basis. It is now set for a Fox Sports Net national broadcast at 11:30 on Saturday.

Ticket shortage puts student on hill

Demand is outpacing supply for MU football tickets, leaving many students sitting on the grass at the north end of the stadium.

MU trainer describes Danario Alexander’s comeback

Three months ago, Danario Alexander had surgery to repair a ligament that had retorn. On Saturday, he’ll make his return to the field, three weeks before what coach Gary Pinkel had said would be a “best-case scenario.”

Former Missourian reporters recall MU football program's darker days

Since MU’s School of Journalism rolled out the first issue of the Missourian in 1908, a long line of sportswriters has covered the team. Hearing the perspectives of some of these writers provides a clearer view of how special the Tigers’ recent rise has been.

MU working through kinks with pay-per-view

MU and Fox Sports entered discussions this summer to make games available that were not slated to be aired by the Big 12's broadcast partners.

Nevada football team adjusts for MU game after running back's injury

Nevada’s Luke Lippincott, a first-team All-WAC player, will be sidelined when Nevada faces No. 6 Missouri on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

Harry hits stride as punter

Jake Harry is the new go-to punter for MU after transferring last year from a community college in California.

Tigers brace for Wolf Pack

Nevada, with the nation's fifth-ranked rushing attack, travels to Missouri a week after throwing a scare into Texas Tech.

MU football continues to honor former teammate Aaron O'Neal

Aaron O’Neal died in July 2005, but the Tigers have still found a way to carry on his legacy by letting a teammate wear his No. 25 every game.

Tigers roll in home opener over SEMO

For the game's first 30 minutes, the No. 6 Tigers toyed with Southeast Missouri State, from Cape Girardeau, countering every SEMO flicker of hope with a crowd-pleasing haymaker on their way to a 42-0 lead. They finished with a 52-3 win.

More fun to see MU, less fun parking

Football fans are beginning to pay the price of success. With bigger crowds coming to the Tigers' games, it's becoming a bigger headache to find parking.

MU reserve QBs show promise

Any fans left in the stadium after the Tigers put up 42 points against Southeast Missouri State got a first look at MU’s reserve quarterbacks, who are likely to see more playing time, especially during Missouri’s nonconference schedule.

Tiger Kickoff: What it feels like to hurdle a defender

Tiger Kickoff: Washington becoming an attention getter

Tiger Kickoff: Before he came to MU, Saunders excelled at Kearney

Tiger Kickoff: After setbacks, Perry ready for larger role

Free bicycle parking available at football games

Sustain Mizzou will be providing free bicycle parking, known as Tiger Cage, at home football games for the rest of the season.

St. Louis native Eddie Calvin excited to play MU football team

Eddie Calvin, who attended Rockwood Summit High School and now attends Southeast Missouri State University, wants to make a difference in Saturday’s football game against the Tigers, who didn’t offer him a scholarship.