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Off the Cuff: Border War, I Bid you Adieu

November 22, 2011

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By Jeremy Sickel The Border War is the moniker given to the intense rivalry between two universities planted squarely in the heart of our great country. The University of Missouri Tigers and the University of Kansas Jayhawks have a rich history matched by no other, due to their roots dating back to the Pre-Civil War […]

Mizzou Coach Gary Pinkel Issues Apology to “Tiger Nation”

November 18, 2011

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In the wake of his guilty plea to a drunken driving charge, University of Missouri head football coach Gary Pinkel issued the following statement to “Tiger Nation”: Tiger Nation, I reach out to you with a sense of great personal disappointment and regret over the decisions I made this past Wednesday night. We’ve known each […]

Mizzou Head Football Coach Gary Pinkel Arrested

November 17, 2011

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By Jeremy Sickel KOMU-TV in Columbia, MO reports that University of Missouri Head Football Coach Gary Pinkel was arrested Wednesday night for driving while intoxicated. There aren’t many details other than the report that he was arrested, alone in his vehicle, by Boone County law enforcement, where the university grounds are located. Pinkel posted the […]

Q&A with Former NFL Tight End Byron Chamberlain

November 16, 2011

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Tell us a little about what you have been up to since retiring from the NFL. Since leaving the NFL I have gone back to school to complete my Bachelor’s degree in Communications at Wayne State. I’ve also tried my hand at coaching football at both the college and high school level. Currently, I’m working […]

Mizzou Halftime Tradition nixed by move to SEC

November 16, 2011

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By Jeremy Sickel A half-time tailgating tradition that football fans of the University of Missouri have grown accustom to will likely come to an end upon arrival in the SEC come 2012. Currently, Missouri allows its game attendees to leave the stadium provided that their tickets are scanned ahead of time and when they return. […]

Goodbye Big 12, Hello SEC

November 13, 2011

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By Steve Goldberg Last Sunday, the University of Missouri announced that it was officially joining the Southeastern Conference. Saturday afternoon, Missouri made a statement when the Big 12 powerhouse Texas Longhorns came to visit Columbia. Mizzou’s defense held the Texas offense to just a first quarter field goal in a 17-5 Tiger victory, their first […]

M-I-Z…S-E-C

November 6, 2011

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By Steve Goldberg As the clock struck noon in Columbia, Missouri, an announcement was made. The SEC released a statement saying that the University of Missouri is officially a member of the conference and will join effective July 1, 2012. “The Presidents and Chancellors of the Southeastern Conference are pleased to welcome the University of […]