At the short news conference following a successful first public appearance, Mark McGwire attempted to move past steroids-related questions. "I've learned a lot," McGwire told fans. "Especially to kids out there, steroids are bad. I made a huge mistake in my life and it's something I want you guys to learn from. Don't ever, ever go down that road."
McGwire said in a statement sent to The Associated Press on Monday that he used steroids on and off for nearly a decade, including 1998, the year he broke the home run record.
Brad Smith rushes for 92 yards in the team's season finale.
Brad Smith returned a kickoff 106 yards for a touchdown.
The NFL gave a $120,000 grant to James Cook, a veterinarian and director of the Comparative Orthopaedic Laboratory at MU. The grant takes affect in January and allows Cook to research methods of diagnosing meniscal tears in NFL players.
St. Louis Rams fan Jacob Glazer and Kansas City Chiefs fan Theresa Musket won't be selling their season tickets anytime soon.
In doing so, Johnson joined Richard Petty (7), Dale Earnhardt (7) and teammate Jeff Gordon (4) as the only drivers to win more than three titles.
Leo Lewis II played football in the Canadian Football League for 12 seasons and lives in Columbia. His son Leo Lewis III starred for Hickman and MU before playing 11 seasons for the Minnesota Vikings.
A 25th place finish or better next weekend would secure the Sprint Cup championship for Johnson.
Points leader Jimmie Johnson wrecks on third lap, finishes 38th.
NASCAR demanded drivers be on their best behavior at Talladega Superspeedway.
The win helps St. Louis snap its 17-game losing streak.
Jimmie Johnson had won five of the previous six races on the track.
LSU trainer makes bats for some of baseball's biggest sluggers, including Albert Pujols.
Former Missouri football standout Jeremy Maclin scored his first two NFL touchdowns Sunday for the Philadelphia Eagles.
Jimmie Johnson took over the Chase for the Sprint Cup lead from Mark Martin with a victory Sunday in Fontana, Calif. Columbia native Carl Edwards finished sixth to move into eighth in the standings.
The two-time champion made a gutsy call to stay in the title hunt.
Jimmie Johnson won the second race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship at Dover International Speedway to accelerate his bid for an unprecedented fourth straight Sprint Cup title.
No one's exactly sure what happened or how it escalated to the point of punches being thrown between members of the football and basketball teams at Kanas last week.