MU Football

Report: Missouri defensive coordinator Dave Steckel linked to Missouri State head coaching job

The Springfield News-Leader reported Saturday that signs pointed to the Tigers' defensive coordinator, Dave Steckel, becoming Missouri State's next head coach. The school has announced a press conference at 5 p.m. Sunday to introduce its next head coach.

Missouri football looks loose leading up to Citrus Bowl

Evan Boehm pretended to pull down his teammates' pants and Gary Pinkel talked about what a Citrus Bowl win would mean for his program Saturday at the team's first bowl-game practice.

Gary Pinkel named top football coach by SEC peers

Pinkel was previously named Big 12 Conference Coach of the Year by the Associated Press in 2007. Shane Ray and Marcus Murphy picked up additional conference honors. 

SEC coaches recognize 6 Missouri football players

Missouri's four captains were named second-team All-SEC. The Tigers play Minnesota on Jan. 1 in the Citrus Bowl.

AP picks Ray as SEC's top defensive player; Cooper wins offensive award

Shane Ray, a junior, broke a Missouri record en route to following Michael Sam as the second consecutive Tiger to win the award. In total, seven Missouri players were honored by the league after winning the East Division.


Missouri football to play in Citrus Bowl against Minnesota

The Tigers will face off against Minnesota in the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl on Jan. 1 in Orlando, Florida.

Missouri football recap: What we learned from the Tigers' loss to Alabama in SEC title

No. 1 Alabama rolled to a 42-13 victory at the Georgia Dome to claim the program's 24th SEC championship. Gary Pinkel remains without a conference championship in four tries.

Missouri football, Gary Pinkel excited for second opportunity in Citrus Bowl

The Tigers are making their first Citrus Bowl appearance since 1981. Missouri coach Gary Pinkel played in the bowl for Kent State.

Missouri football: Quick facts about the Citrus Bowl and the Minnesota Gophers

It's bowl season for college football, and Missouri is headed to Florida for the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl. Read up on some facts about the bowl game and Missouri's opponent, the Minnesota Golden Gophers.


Missouri football drops slightly in polls

The Tigers (10-3, 7-1 SEC regular season) fell two spots to No. 16 in the AP Top 25 poll. They fell just one spot to No. 14 in the USA Today Coaches poll.

Alabama has the answers as Missouri drops SEC title game 42-13

Jimmie Hunt's huge third quarter helped pull Missouri to within one score during the SEC Championship game. In the end though, the outcome was never in doubt.

Alabama beats Missouri 42-13 to win SEC title

The Tigers managed just three points in the first half, falling in the SEC Championship  for the second year in a row.

Conference championship eludes Missouri football again

Missouri owns four division titles since 2007, yet the Tigers' inability to win a conference championship showed again in this year's Southeastern Conference title game. 

Even with a potential win, some say Missouri football still "doesn't belong" in SEC

Evan Costello grew up a Missouri fan, but now he goes to Alabama. And he dislikes Missouri just as much as Auburn.

TIGERS REPORT LIVE: Missouri falls to Alabama in SEC Championship

The Tigers lost to the Alabama Crimson Tide in the SEC Championship Saturday. We collected scenes, fan reactions and game updates from Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat (comissourian).

Shane Ray ejected for targeting in SEC championship loss

Without its best player on defense, Missouri gave up season-highs in points and yards in a 42-13 loss to Alabama.

Outside Atlanta's Georgia Dome, 'Roll Tide' sells

Georgia Dome vendors tried to appeal to Alabama fans before Saturday's Southeastern Conference Championship. Fans of the Crimson Tide far outnumbered Missouri fans. 

Missouri football's flight to Atlanta delayed

Missouri football was set to practice at 3:30 p.m. CDT, but a mechanical issue delayed the team's flight out of Columbia.

SEC championship: Missouri's Pinkel and Alabama's Saban look at Saturday's game

Head coaches for this Saturday's championship game were former teammates at Kent State University.


Lytro camera at SEC Championship in Atlanta

Missourian photojournalist Tim Tai gives the Lytro Illum camera a test drive at the SEC Championship.