MU Football

Shane Ray's career day highlights Missouri football's strong defensive line

Missouri defensive end Shane Ray had to wait until this year to start for the Tigers. Ray had a career day Saturday in Missouri's 38-10 victory against Central Florida. 

Missouri football beats Central Florida 38-10

It was a shaky start, but the Tigers managed to handle the Knights on Saturday in Columbia.

Traveling college fans learn a new tradition on Missouri football Saturday

Seth Vander Tuig, 32, and Mike Fulton, 31, are spending the Saturdays of their fall on a long-term mission to see every college football team in America. The high school friends from Iowa were in Columbia for Missouri-Central Florida.

TIGERS REPORT LIVE: Missouri football takes on Central Florida

We collected scenes from around Columbia and coverage of the Missouri football game against the University of Central Florida. Check out the live coverage, and share your thoughts, photos and reactions with us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

TIGER KICKOFF: Tigers credit nutrition and fitness for getting them to NFL

In Gary Pinkel's tenure, 39 football players have gone on to play professionally in the NFL.


TIGER KICKOFF: Toddler to Tiger: Evan Boehm was clumsy, 4-year-old force

Tiger center Evan Boehm is charged with pancaking defenders and protecting the quarterback from vicious hits. But as an accident-prone child, Boehm had a harder time safeguarding himself from injury.

TIGER KICKOFF: Gary Pinkel: The anatomy of attire

Gary Pinkel's gameday wardrobe is carefully selected by an equipment director.

TIGER KICKOFF: 'Mizzou Made' commercial contains a few Missouri myths

The Missourian found the “Mizzou Made” promotion misidentifies Missouri’s national standing in the categories related to academic performance and NFL first-round draft picks produced.

TIGER KICKOFF: 10 things to know about Central Florida

Central Florida is one of the largest universities in America, but its football program, even with recent success, is somewhat anonymous to casual football fans.

TIGER KICKOFF: Five questions: Traveling with the Tigers

Four Missouri football players tackle five questions about travel — from their desired destinations to the worst possible roommates.

Missouri football needs little fixes to stop big plays

The Tigers maintain confidence despite questions about four long rushes from their first two opponents.

Missouri football's Russell Hansbrough remains a quiet contributor

The Tigers' passing attack may attract the eyeballs, but running back Russell Hansbrough's contributions might deserve a second look.

This week in Southeastern Conference football

A look at things to watch in the Southeastern Conference during Week 3 of the season.

Parking lots not a ticket-free zone for Missouri football players

Missouri football players have to put up with parking tickets like the rest of us. Some tweeted their displeasure about receiving parking tickets outside their training complex this week. 

Missouri passing game looks to target tight end Culkin more

“To me, Sean is really not a tight end,” receiver Darius White said. “He’s another wide receiver out there. He’s got hands like a wide receiver.”

Missouri football's senior receivers are no talk, all action

Jimmie Hunt, Bud Sasser and Darius White are, on the whole, some of the most humble personalities on the team. But they don't lack confidence; they just prefer to make their statements on the field.

Missouri football wants J'Mon Moore to break out

Redshirt freshman receiver J'Mon Moore hasn't registered a catch yet this season. But his quarterback and coach expect big things from him down the road. 

Missouri football media day message: Central Florida won't be taken lightly

Coach Gary Pinkel and the Tigers ignore the SEC Network frenzy and remain focused on keeping their undefeated record intact as they prepare for Saturday's game against Central Florida.

Missouri football up to No. 20 in latest poll

The Tigers moved up four spots in the Associated Press Top 25 poll.


Missouri football: 5 things we learned from Toledo

As the Tigers look ahead to their next contest — Central Florida on Saturday in Columbia — here are five things we learned from the Toledo game.