MU Football

Texas A&M's young upstarts a mighty threat to Missouri football

The Aggies' young stars will be gunning for the Tigers in College Station, Texas, where Texas A&M football's future looks bright.

Missouri football's Kenya Dennis settling in on the big stage

Kenya Dennis has come a long way from the woods he calls home in the Mississippi Delta. The junior transfer credits his modest upbringing for the success he's had as the Tigers' starting cornerback.

Missouri football completes 2015 schedule with BYU meeting at Arrowhead Stadium

The Tigers will return to the Chiefs' home in Kansas City for the first time since 2011. Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young and BYU beat Missouri on some trickery in the closing seconds of the only other game between the two schools.

Missouri football must handle A&M's true freshman

True freshman quarterback Kyle Allen is scheduled to start for Texas A&M against Missouri on Saturday. 

Connor McGovern, Missouri football's strongest player, carries the weight of two

Missouri's junior guard, who switched from tackle to fill in for an injured player, trains and plays for his father. Keith McGovern broke his neck when he was in high school and was never able to play football.

SEC teams salvaging seasons, thanks to backups

Georgia's Nick Chubb and Texas A&M's Kyle Allen are just a couple of league players that were thrust into starting jobs midseason — and are thriving. 

Week 12 bowl projections for Missouri football

Analysts have released their bowl projections for Week 12, and they have the Tigers traveling to North Carolina or Florida. Or Alabama. Playing Georgia Tech. Or maybe Minnesota. Don't pack your bags yet: There's a lot of football left to play.


Braylon Webb's suspension leads to new opportunity for Missouri backup quarterback

Despite never placeholding in high school, Missouri backup quarterback Eddie Printz will be filling in for Braylon Webb during the first half at Texas A&M.

Missouri football makes adjustments as Texas A&M looms

With cornerback Aarion Penton indefinitely suspended and with safety Braylon Webb forced to miss the first half of this weekend's game against the Aggies because of a targeting penalty, the Tigers discussed how they will adjust at Monday's media day.

Missouri football unranked after second bye week

The Tigers are unranked in the Associated Press Top 25 and the USA Today Coaches polls coming off their bye week. This is the fifth week in a row Missouri is unranked. 

Missouri football breakdown: 'A little bit of the opposite' working in Gary Pinkel's 14th season

Through nine games, Missouri has gained the fewest passing yards in Gary Pinkel's 14 years as coach. But a more methodical style of offense and a stout defense have the Tigers heading into the final stretch with a return to the SEC championship game in sight. 

Missouri football will play West Virginia

The University of Missouri and West Virginia will play a two-year, home-and-home football series beginning in 2016.

Missouri football's Mauk compensates for arm with running threat

The quarterback rushed for more yards than any other Missouri player in the Tigers' 20-10 win against Kentucky. Mauk was his high school team's main source of rushing yards in Kenton, Ohio. 

Missouri football's Nate Brown maturing into receiver role

The freshman could be featured more frequently in the coming weeks, especially with Darius White's injury status still up in the air.

Missouri football to play in 'Battle Line Rivalry' with Arkansas

The sixth all-time football game between Missouri and Arkansas will mark the first of an annual Southeastern Conference cross-division game. On Wednesday, the schools announced a rivalry game presented by a corporate sponsor.

Week 11 bowl projections for Missouri football

The Tigers still aren't ranked by the College Football Playoff committee but are bowl eligible for the ninth time in 10 seasons. In Week 11, analysts predict four bowl possibilities for Missouri.

Sports Illustrated makes Michael Sam a Sportsman finalist

Former Missouri football player Michael Sam is surprised by the nomination.

How Missouri football came to lead the SEC East

In befuddling fashion, the Tigers have climbed to the top of the SEC East. But they've had some help getting there, especially from their new best friend: Florida.

Missouri's Shane Ray in running for top defensive honor

The junior defensive end is one of 20 players still in consideration for the Bednarik Award.

Missouri football unranked in AP, coaches polls after Kentucky victory

Missouri (7-2, 4-1 Southeastern Conference) hasn't been ranked since Oct. 5. The Tigers enter this week's bye atop the SEC East standings.