MU Football

TIGER KICKOFF: First Missouri-Georgia meeting began a legacy

Facing a Southeastern Conference foe for only the second time, the Tigers lost to the Bulldogs 14-0 in the 1960 Orange Bowl. But the loss gave way to years of triumph.

TIGER KICKOFF: Fast Five, Georgia on their minds

This week's Fast Five tackles topics related to Georgia.

TIGER KICKOFF: Georgia's first visit to Mizzou left lasting impression

The Georgia game brought SEC football — and fandom — to Columbia in full force. Here’s how people remember that game: What it was like then, and what has changed since.

New ROTC cannon keeps football tradition booming

After nearly 60 years, Little Joe no longer provides the traditional boom after a Tiger score on Faurot Field. You can help name the replacement.

TIGER KICKOFF: Missouri makes talent-rich Georgia a recruiting priority

Since joining the SEC, the Tigers have tried to recruit the talent-rich state of Georgia. Five players on Missouri's 2014 roster are from the state, more than any year in the previous six years. 

FROM READERS: MizzoUnicorn publicly introduces himself to campus

After rumored sightings at football games, the mythical MizzoUnicorn comes out of hiding to profess his love for MU athletics.

Missouri football prefers early start times

Coach Gary Pinkel and the Missouri football team say they prefer early football start times. The team's record in morning games suggests it plays better in those games, too.

UPDATE: Georgia's Todd Gurley suspended indefinitely, school says

Georgia has indefinitely suspended running back and Heisman Trophy hopeful Todd Gurley, the school announced today. Stopping the powerful back has been an emphasis during Missouri's practices ahead of Saturday's game.

'SEC Nation' show coming to MU for Kentucky game

The college football pre-game show features former SEC players Tim Tebow and Marcus Spears. MU will be the 11th campus SEC Nation has visited this season. 

TIGER KICKOFF: Toddlers to Tigers: Maty Mauk was always at his father's side

Missouri's quarterback loved spending time with his father on road trips. Maty Mauk always made sure to share his milkshake. 

Missouri football's Hunt, White hope to challenge Georgia secondary

Head coach Gary Pinkel said there is a "greater than 50 percent chance" the Tigers' top two recieving threats will play Saturday against the Bulldogs. Both missed Missouri's win over South Carolina on Sept. 27 with injuries.

TIGER KICKOFF: 10 things you didn't know about Georgia

From a bulldog mausoleum to a record-breaking number of streakers — what you haven't heard about Missouri football's next opponent, Georgia.

Kentrell Brothers brings experience to Missouri football

Missouri linebacker Kentrell Brothers has played consistently on the weak side for Missouri. He was the only linebacker to start every game last season. 

Competitive roots have cultivated success for Missouri football's Michael Scherer

The breakout season for the Tiger's middle linebacker comes after a childhood of competing against older brothers.

Looking ahead: Missouri football has Georgia — and Todd Gurley — on its mind

The No. 23 Tigers continue SEC play against No. 13 Georgia on Saturday in Columbia. Here's a look at what was discussed in the team's weekly visit with media Monday.

Missouri football, now ranked No. 23, will host Georgia at 11 a.m. Saturday

The Tigers moved up one spot after their bye week. Missouri's game against Georgia will be broadcast nationally on CBS. 

Win at South Carolina among Missouri football's top comebacks

Missouri coach Gary Pinkel called the Sept. 30's win at South Carolina one of the top comebacks of his career. Relive some other Missouri comebacks under Pinkel, including the 2009 Kansas game and a 2012 quadruple-overtime thriller at Tennessee. 

Mauk's passing woes leave Missouri football's offense on legs of Hansbrough, Murphy

After he tied Saturday's game with a one-yard touchdown run in the waning minutes, Russell Hansbrough screamed. It may have been a scream of relief. 

What's your #MizzouView?

The Missourian is collecting photos showing readers' view of Missouri football games at Memorial Stadium, at an alumni chapter gathering or wherever you watch.

Christian Brinser's punting key for Missouri football win at South Carolina

Christian Brinser punted 10 drives in a row in Missouri's upset win at South Carolina. His father, Robert Brinser, said the fact that his son is out there at all still stuns him. Christian Brinser sustained a life-threatening injury early in life.