West Virginia named its starting quarterback who will take on Missouri in September, and meanwhile, Barry Odom named MU's starting punter.
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The Tigers have a number of impressive options at the slot receiver position, even behind senior Johnathon Johnson.
Jordan Elliott wasn't the only Missouri defensive lineman who got slimmer this offseason; Kobie Whiteside has finished a similar weight-loss program, and the position group is encouraging Chris Daniels through his own trials.
The freshman wide receiver has captured attention at preseason camp with his athletic, one-handed catches.
Two weeks before their season opener, the Tigers will play their second scrimmage of the fall on Saturday. But it will be closed to media and the public.
All-America candidate Albert Okwuegbunam is inching closer to being game-ready as he recovers from a sprained knee, but one of his backups is out long-term.
Defensive backs coach David Gibbs and players explain the Tigers' new 4-2-5 nickel defense.
Badie has added 15 pounds since his freshman season, as well as a nifty new nickname for him and his running back mate, Larry Rountree III.