MU Football

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.

Kenji Jackson matures into energetic force for Missouri football

The junior safety, in his third year with the Missouri football team, has noticeably improved for the 2010 season and is on pace to have a breakout season.





Freshman tailback Torres leaves Buffs

The third-string running back left to deal with personal issues.

Gabbert keeping MU football team on steady course

In the Missouri football team's first four games, quarterback Blaine Gabbert has played with confidence teammates say he didn't have last year during his first season as a starter.

Missouri's Aldon Smith remains sidelined for Colorado football game

MU football coach Gary Pinkel wouldn’t speculate when standout defensive lineman Aldon Smith would return but was confident that backups would step up.

Big 12 North football contenders set to square off

Undefeated Nebraska faces undefeated Kansas State, and Colorado (3-1) travels to Columbia to play undefeated Missouri.

Missouri enters AP college football poll, at 24

Missouri makes its debut in the poll, while Texas falls out for the first time in 10 years.

Missouri football team experiments with running game

After the suspension of Derrick Washington cast doubt on the Missouri football team's running game, coach Gary Pinkel needed a solution. To get there, he started an experiment. Now, the Tigers consider the running game mostly a three-man rotation.

TODAY'S QUESTION: Do you like late starts for Missouri football home games?

Oct. 9's game is scheduled for 6 p.m. Do you prefer home football games starting at night or in the afternoon?

Missouri football team finds takeaways a key to success

In 2009, the Missouri defense had only eight interceptions for the entire season. Through four games this season, the Tigers have already equaled that number.