Senior quarterback James Franklin has looked very comfortable in his recently announced starting role. Part of the improvements Franklin has made are his focus on being more vocal. Franklin spent last year and this summer working on those skills, and with the help of his teammates’ encouragement he has become more confident as a leader.
One of the big allures of sports is the question, “How does somebody that big move that fast?” Defensive tackle is maybe the best example of this, and freshman DeQuinton Osborne is no exception. Watch as DeQuinton clubs, spins and ducks his way through drills in this edition of Mizzou Mic’d Up. DeQuinton also sits
One of the biggest reasons for Mizzou fans’ optimism about an improvement for the Tigers this season is the return of junior running back Henry Josey. Josey was leading the Big 12 and was fifth in the nation in rushing when he suffered a season-ending knee injury during the 2011 season. Josey missed all of
Over the next few years, Mizzou’s Football team might need to buy some new equipment. That’s because freshman defensive end Charles Harris can be seen in this edition of Mizzou Mic’d Up absolutely clubbing the blocking pads during drills. Harris, from Kansas City, Mo., has shown great promise during Fall Camp. Hear as Harris gets
The Rookie Spotlight shines on Freshman Defensive Linemen Josh Augusta today. Augusta, from Peoria, Illinois, says he’s ready for the season and ready to play to make his family back home proud. Augusta also explains his life as a student-athlete and how his teammates are already like brothers to him.
The Mizzou Tigers football program makes it a big priority to welcome back and include player almuni into the current program. Coach Pinkel has time and time again emphasized the importance of family. This is one of the many ways MU is able to award and appreciate the players of old who did so much
We sat down with Freshmen Defensive Linebacker Nate Crawford from Pensacola, Florida. Crawford told us that he is excited for the new season and is more than prepared for this week’s game. He is looking forward to getting some playing time and the grind of football, as it is the reason he has chosen to