Mizzou Made in the NFL: Week 12

Mizzou Made San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith played a crucial role in his team’s 17-13 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday, November 23. Smith racked up three tackles and two sacks in the contest. Smith has proven to be one of the most prolific pass-rushers throughout his career, racking up 44 sacks and 140

SEC Defensive Player of the Week: Markus Golden

Football defensive end Markus Golden has been named the SEC’s Defensive Player of the Week after his role in the team’s 29-21 victory over Tennessee on Saturday, November 22 in Knoxville. The senior sacked the Volunteers quarterback twice and added 2.5 tackles for loss, along with a fumble recovery. Golden and the rest of the

Pack The ZOU for the Battle Line Rivalry

Nation, it’s time for the Battle Line Rivalry. Mizzou Football will return home for the Blackout Game on Friday, November 28, marking the final home appearance of the 2014 season. This cross-division rivalry game will feature the Arkansas Razorbacks (6-5, 2-5 SEC), who are coming off two wins against ranked opponents. Mizzou and Arkansas have

Mizzou Football Defeats Tennessee 29-21

Mizzou Football (9-2, 6-1 SEC) earned a 29-21 road victory over the University of Tennessee at Neyland Stadium on Saturday night to extend its winning streak to five games and remain atop the SEC East standings. The game also marks the 10th consecutive win on the road for the Mizzou Football, breaking the school record

Mizzou Football Nike Uniform Combination: November 22

Mizzou Football will take the field in Knoxville in white anthracite jerseys with tiger-stripe accents and gold lightweight pants. The fierce combination will be topped off with the glossy black helmet with the traditional oval tiger head logo. “The white and gold uniforms show we mean business,” said senior wide receiver Darius White. “I like

Marcus Murphy Named Hornung Award Finalist

The Louisville, Kentucky Sports Commission announced November 20 that senior tailback Marcus Murphy is one of five collegiate football players nominated for the fifth annual Paul Hornung Award. The Hornung Award, created in 2010, is designed to honor the most versatile player in all of college football. The award is also designed to preserve the

Preview: Mizzou vs. Tennessee

Mizzou Football (8-2 overall, 5-1 SEC) makes its final road trip of the season this week to Knoxville, to take on Tennessee. SEC Nation will broadcast live from the campus of the University of Tennessee on November 22, marking the third consecutive Mizzou game that the SEC Network’s pregame show has featured. The previous two,

Watch #MizzouMade Players in the NFL: Week 12

#10 Chase Daniel – Kansas City Chiefs Quarterback – Thursday, 7:25, NFL Network #99 C.J. Mosley – Detroit Lions Defensive Tackle – Sunday, 12:00, FOX #18 Jeremy Maclin – Philadelphia Eagles Wide Receiver – Sunday, 12:00, CBS #16 Brad Smith – Philadelphia Eagles Wide Receiver – Sunday, 12:00, CBS #88 Chase Coffman – Tennessee Titans Tight End – Sunday, 12:00, CBS #50 Zaviar Gooden – Tennessee Titans

This Week In Mizzou Football Featuring Markus Golden

The newest edition of “This Week in Mizzou Football” will feature senior defensive end Markus Golden. Golden had four solo tackles and two sacks in last Saturday’s 34-27 victory over Texas A&M. Golden is a Missouri native who has said numerous times that he grew up wanting to play football at Mizzou. Not only has

The Law of the Playmaker

“Playmakers are what we call ‘get-it-done-and-then-some’ people.” When a team isn’t striving to be better, they lose traction and fall behind. The competition doesn’t ease up when their opposing team doesn’t feel like giving it 100 percent that week. Instead, they take advantage of mediocrity and plunge ahead to first place. That’s why teams need