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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.

COMMENTARY: Saban reminds us that playoff system is new, untested and still controversial

If you were in the room listening to Saban speak, you might have felt as if he was cautioning the media, fans — anybody — reminding them that this whole College Football Playoff thing is new. And untested.

Missouri football: Breaking down the Alabama Crimson Tide

Missouri will have its hands full when it meets No. 1 Alabama on Saturday for the Southeastern Conference Championship at the Georgia Dome. Ahead of the game, read up on the Crimson Tide.

Moving Missouri football from town to town — and soon Atlanta

Erich Heidolph jokes that he doesn't know many people with graduate degrees who fold towels for a living. But Missouri football's athletic equipment manager doesn't goof around when it comes to prepping and packing the team's gear for road trips, such as the one the Tigers are about to make to the SEC Championship Game.

10 things you didn't know about Alabama

It's all about football in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Missouri plays the Crimson Tide in the SEC Championship Game this Saturday, so here are 10 things you didn't know about Alabama.

Former Missouri football player arrested on suspicion of burglary and stealing

Lee was a freshman wide receiver and had been dismissed from the team last month "for disciplinary reasons," according to previous Missourian reporting.

Alden: More changes coming to Memorial Stadium

Missouri athletics director Mike Alden spoke Thursday about expanding the south side of Memorial Stadium, which would include a new football facility and increased seating.

Alabama vs. Missouri: Whose fans have the best insults?

As Missouri vs. Alabama approaches Saturday, fans serve up some witty contempt on Twitter.