Kansas Jayhawks (Football)

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    May 9, 2014

    MU Wants to Reignite Missouri-Kansas Football Rivalry, But KU Is Too Busy Pouting

    It has been two years since former rivals the University of Missouri Tigers and the University of Kansas Jayhawks faced off on the gridiron. MU head coach Gary Pinkel told football fans this week that he'd like to reinstate the annual Border War rivalry game, especially since the Southeastern Confe ... More >>

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    February 17, 2014

    Mizzou Students Block Michael Sam from Homophobic Protesters with Wall of Love

    Buzz off, haters. This is Mizzou, and we are all Como-sexuals. That was the message from the hundreds of University of Missouri students and supporters who formed a half-mile-long human chain this weekend to block campus from a homophobic protest from that one awful hate group in Kansas. (For the ... More >>

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    December 17, 2013

    Road Trip to the Cotton Bowl: How to Drive Through Oklahoma Without Killing Yourself

    The Missouri Tigers are capping off an impressive, exciting season at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas next month. If you're planning to drive to Big D to watch Mizzou take on Oklahoma State, be warned: the quickest route is alternately tricky and borning.

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    November 28, 2011

    The T.S. Eliot-Approved Ending of the Mizzou-KU Border

    ​With apologies to T.S. Eliot: This is the way the border war endsThis is the way the border war endsThis is the way the border war endsNot with bang, but with a whimper.Yep, Missouri and Kansas played what looks to be -- for now, at least -- the final edition of their Border War rivalry over ... More >>

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    November 14, 2011

    Henry Josey: Mizzou Rusher Out After Salvaging Season

    ​The good news: the Missouri Tigers beat the Texas Longhorns Saturday, in what may very well be the last meeting between the two programs. It was the first time the Tigers had beaten Texas since 1997, which is frankly just hard to even conceive of. The bad news: the Tigers lost their leading ... More >>

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    November 3, 2011

    Mizzou Quarterback James Franklin: What Works, What Doesn't

    ​The Missouri Tigers enter the final stretch run of their season this weekend, traveling to Baylor to take on the Bears and their ultra-talented young quarterback, Robert Griffin. (I know, it's actually Robert Griffin III, but that's a real pain in the ass to type.) The Tigers are coming off their ... More >>

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    May 19, 2011

    Pinkel's Five Greatest Wins At Mizzou

    ​ has a fun little list up this week recalling the greatest University of Missouri football victories under Gary Pinkel. For those who grew up in the '80s and '90s (when  Mizzou replaced football coaches as frequently as you and I change toothbrushes), it's hard to believe that P ... More >>

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    November 29, 2010

    Mizzou Ends Season No. 12 in Nation, To Be Rewarded with Crap Bowl vs. Crap Team

    How will the Tigers be screwed this year? ​After a 35-7 smack down of the Kansas Jayhawks on Saturday, the Missouri Tigers ended their regular season at 10-2 and have hopscotched up two places in the BCS rankings. Missouri is now ranked No. 12 in the nation. Based on that status, one might think t ... More >>

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    September 9, 2010

    Sonic Drive-In Makes Cameo in New York Times Magazine Rex Ryan Profile

    ​Y'know how sometimes you're just minding your own business, doing your editing thing with one eye and trolling the internets with the other (myopic) one, and out of nofreakingwhere, a veritable bolt from the blue jumps up and socks you one in such a way that for an instant, or maybe even for ... More >>

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    July 7, 2010

    Jarrell Harrison: Mizzou Football Player Arrested For Shoplifting at Spencer's

    Jarrell Harrison​Nothing says America like stealing from a shopping mall novelty store. Perhaps coach Gary Pinkel will keep that in mind when he's trying to decide whether or not to suspend Jarrell Harrison from the Missouri football team.Harrison, a senior who started eight games at safety last s ... More >>

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    December 7, 2009

    BCS Bowls: Cause for a Fiesta or Just the Same BCS Bunk?

    Will more dissapointments be churned in this year's bowls?​The college football regular season is at its end, with the exception of an Army-Navy game next weekend, now we wait for the plethora of meaningless bowls in coming weeks.The Bowl Championship Series relies on a combination of polls and ca ... More >>

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    December 29, 2008

    What to Watch for Tonight as We Remember the Alamo

    Tonight, our beloved Missouri Tigers will take on Northwestern University in the prestigious Alamo Bowl. Well, okay, not "prestigious" in the typical sense. But definitely prestigious in the way that, um, well, um, huh. Maybe prestigious isn't the best word in any sense of it. At any rate, they ... More >>

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    December 24, 2008

    Last Minute Gift Ideas for Chris Duncan, Richie Incognito, Albert Pujols and Other St. Louis Sports Personalities

    It's tough being a St. Louis sporting figure these days. Whether you're calling out your players for poor play, making demands for an $11 million luxury, or just trying to make sense of what you just saw happen to your team, life is flat out hard. But you know what can make it all better? Why, ... More >>

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    November 10, 2008

    Pinkel's Sportsmanship Has No Place in BCS Universe

    With just a couple of minutes left in Mizzou's game against the Kansas State Wildcats on Saturday evening, the Tigers had a 31-point lead, 41-10, and everything was right with the world. The offense had come alive after a slow start and put up some solid numbers, both yardage and points. The defense ... More >>

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    September 25, 2008

    It's Time to Jump on the Mizzou Bandwagon

    It's shaping up to be a tough winter for St. Louis sports fans. The Cardinals are ending on a definite low note, leaving their fans with a sour taste in their mouths. The Blues top young player, a big defenseman by the name of Erik Johnson, wrecked his knee -- wait for it -- stepping out of a go ... More >>