Mizzou Football Spring Scrimmage #1

was a beautiful day for football at Mizzou’s first scrimmage of the spring, and the defense was ready to get after it. Mizzou defensive lineman Charles Harris picked up the first of a few turnovers for the defense as he picked off quarterback Eddie Printz pressed up against the goal line and walked in for

Mizzou Football Spring Practice: Russell Hansbrough

href=”https://www.gpmade.org/current-players/russel-hansbrough/” target=”_blank”>Russell Hansbrough, a 5-9, 195-pound tailback from Arlington, Texas, heads into spring football as Mizzou’s returning lead rusher and hopes to make a statement in 2015 after an impressive 2014 season. His 1,084 total yards in 2014 was among the best in the SEC while having a couple of monster individual performances along the

Mizzou Football Approach to Proper Attitude

“What you can do is often simply a matter of what you will do.” –Norton Juster  The above quote represents the Mizzou Football approach to all things in life. It’s about having the proper attitude on and off the field. We each have a choice: to approach life as a creator or a critic, a

Mizzou Football: No Excuses

“Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.” – George Washington Carver Let’s face it: It’s tempting to use excuses. They’re attractive in times of challenge and discomfort. However, no one is remembered in history for what they would have accomplished. History never asks how hard it was to do

2015 Mizzou Pro Day

hosted its annual NFL Pro Day Thursday, March 19 in Columbia, Mo. Representatives from all 32 NFL teams were on hand to watch 14 Mizzou Made standouts participate in various conditioning and positional drills including the 40-yard dash, vertical jump, standing broad jump and others. These former players put their talents on display one last

Mizzou Football Makes the Transition to iPads

Athletic Director Mike Alden presented new iPads to the Mizzou Football Team on Monday, March 9, 2015. Alden was excited to have the opportunity to show off the iPads to the Mizzou Family before his time as the athletic director comes to an end. The football team is the first among all Mizzou sports teams

Mizzou Football Discipline

“Challenge yourself all the days of your life.” – Anonymous These words represent the discipline of a Mizzou Football student-athlete. You are expected to challenge yourself to be a better man, player and teammate every day – on and off the field. The Mizzou Football family believes that discipline is “training that is expected to

Gary Pinkel to be inducted into MAC Hall of Fame

Mizzou Football Head Coach Gary Pinkel will be inducted into the Mid-American Conference Hall of Fame on May 25, 2015. Before his tenure at Mizzou, Pinkel was the head football coach at the University of Toledo where he is the winningest football coach in school history. Pinkel was also a tight end at Kent State University,

Mizzou Night at the Blues Game

Football student-athletes Maty Mauk, Michael Scherer and Evan Boehm represented Mizzou at Mizzou Night at the Scottrade Center during a Blues Game on Saturday, March 14, 2015 in St. Louis, Mo. The Mizzou Football players, along with Golden Girls, cheerleaders and Truman spent the evening meeting fans. Boehm, Scherer and Mauk signed autographs before the game and

Mizzou Football Winning Edge

href=”https://www.gpmade.org/mizzou-made/” target=”_blank”>Mizzou Made, the all-encompassing player development program of Mizzou Football, helps Mizzou football players become their best possible selves academically, socially, and physically. But Mizzou Football achieves as much as it does on the field as it does off it. Winning Edge is Coach Gary Pinkel’s own physical and mental training regiment that focuses