MU Football

TIGER KICKOFF: Kyle Field makes Texas A&M a tough opponent

The ability of the 12th Man, as Aggies fans are called, to change the results of a game played on Kyle Field is hard to ignore. Those who underestimate it put themselves in serious peril.

TIGER KICKOFF: Moe and Gettis finally both starting for Missouri football

In high school, T. J. Moe and Carl Gettis started a close relationship that continues today with the Missouri football team.

TIGER KICKOFF: MU defensive lineman making name for himself

Jacquies Smith has filled Aldon Smith’s void on the field. It’s making up for Smith's mouth that’s the real challenge.

Alexander might play Sunday for Rams

The former Missouri wide receiver anticipates playing, but coach Steve Spagnuolo was noncommittal.

MU kicker's successful fake punt doesn't surprise teammates

Those that know about Missouri kicker Trey Barrow's football abilities weren't surprised to see him rush 26 yards for a first down on a fake punt Saturday against Colorado.

Equipment manager takes unique path to MU football team

MU junior Robert McGugan started working on the equipment staff for the Tiger football team this past summer. But, he first got involved with Mizzou athletics as a diver.

Michael Egnew named John Mackey Tight End of the Week

Missouri tight end Michael Egnew was named the John Mackey Tight End of the Week Wednesday for his performance in the Tigers' 26-0 win over Colorado last Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

Missouri freshman linebacker's pedigree easy to see

MU redshirt freshman linebacker Andrew Wilson has had a strong start, and his father Jay Wilson, a standout linebacker at Mizzou from 1979 to 1983, couldn't be happier.

Alexander moved to Rams' active roster

Former MU wide receiver Danario Alexander was moved from the practice squad to replace injured receiver Mark Clayton.

Gabbert will play, Smith will sit on Saturday for Missouri football team

The Tigers' starting quarterback, Blane Gabbert, is returning to full practice Tuesday, despite a hip pointer injury.

Backup quarterback Franklin remained steady against Colorado

A hip pointer sidelined starter Blaine Gabbert in the fourth quarter of Saturday's game against Colorado.

Missouri football continues upward movement in national polls

The Tigers are ranked as high as 19th in the USA Today coaches' poll.

Missouri football defeats Colorado 26-0 in Big 12 Conference opener

Missouri has won its past five games against Colorado by a combined score of 203-40.

Tigers quarterback Blaine Gabbert leaves game with hip pointer

Before the injury, Gabbert was having one of his best games of the season. He said that he will play next week against Texas A&M.

COMMENTARY: In search of the tailgate that never ends

Even though they're parked nearby, some tailgaters don't see much Missouri football.

COMMENTARY: At the game, but not at the game

Following a Missouri football game from inside an elevator has its ups and downs.

Missouri football defeats Colorado 26-0

The Tigers defeated the Buffaloes on Saturday for the team's fifth-straight win. Quarterback Blaine Gabbert left the game in the fourth quarter after sustaining a hip pointer.

TIGER KICKOFF: Big 12 Conference at a crossroad

The Big 12 was on the brink of extinction. What's in store for the 10-team conference now?

Saturday's MU football game marks inauspicious anniversary

Twenty years ago, the Missouri football team lost to Colorado in a game that lives on in football history as one of the most controversial ever — the fifth down game.

Colorado looks to overcome Missouri, road-game drought

Colorado, which has been outscored 177-40 in the past four games against Missouri, hopes to break its losing streak against the Tigers on Saturday.