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Mizzou vs. Texas A&M: Five things to watch

The Tigers (3-3, 0-2 SEC) host No. 21 Texas A&M (4-2, 1-2) at 11 a.m. on Saturday.
Mizzou's identity comes into focus at season's midpoint

Mizzou's identity comes into focus at season's midpoint

Tigers are still a .500 team under Eli Drinkwitz, but strengths have emerged in the run game, special teams.

Mizzou notebook: Linebacker change 'a big positive' for ailing defense

First-time starter Chad Bailey added physicality to defense in victory over North Texas.
Drinkwitz:

Drinkwitz: "This program is going to be built on competition ... This ain't Ted Lasso."

Everything Missouri coach Eli Drinkwitz had to say after the Tigers' 48-35 victory over North Texas on Saturday.
Hochman: Even in win, Mizzou's defense remains problematic heading into bulk of SEC schedule

Hochman: Even in win, Mizzou's defense remains problematic heading into bulk of SEC schedule

COLUMBIA, MO. — Turns out that Jethro Franklin wasn’t the only person who lost his job. When Missouri’s defense took the field here Saturday, a fellow named Chad Bailey was in at linebacker. Blaze Alldredge, the hyped grad transfer with…
Mizzou holds off North Texas for sloppy homecoming victory

Mizzou holds off North Texas for sloppy homecoming victory

Tyler Badie carries the Tigers' offense with 217 rushing yards, three touchdowns in 48-35 win.
Mizzou O-line needs to reclaim trenches after spotty outing

Mizzou O-line needs to reclaim trenches after spotty outing

With North Texas in town for homecoming, the Tigers hope for better protection for Connor Bazelaz, bigger holes for Tyler Badie after disastrous day against Tennessee.
Matter's SEC picks: Can Mizzou manage Mean Green?

Matter's SEC picks: Can Mizzou manage Mean Green?

The Tigers step out of SEC play for homecoming while two major conference battles are brewing in Oxford and Athens.

Join Mizzou beat writer Dave Matter for his live chat at 11 a.m. Thursday

Bring your Tigers football, basketball and recruiting questions, and talk to Dave Matter in a live chat at 11 a.m. Thursday.
Tiger Talk: An early look at Mizzou vs. North Texas

Tiger Talk: An early look at Mizzou vs. North Texas

Tigers host the Mean Green at 3 p.m. Saturday.
Drinkwitz hopes coaching change reconnects Mizzou defense

Drinkwitz hopes coaching change reconnects Mizzou defense

Drinkwitz fired defensive line coach Jethro Franklin five games into the season as the Tigers rank last nationally in rush defense.
Mizzou scraps depth chart after Tennessee debacle

Mizzou scraps depth chart after Tennessee debacle

With North Texas visiting this week, Drinkwitz will open all jobs as the Tigers try to recover from Saturdays' 62-24 loss.
Offensive mistakes early costly for Mizzou in blowout loss to Vols

Offensive mistakes early costly for Mizzou in blowout loss to Vols

Early 28-3 deficit forced a change in game plan as Tigers tried to catch up.
Mizzou Snapshots: Tigers open October with gory performance

Mizzou Snapshots: Tigers open October with gory performance

A closer look at the Pro Football Focus snaps, grades from Saturday's 62-24 loss to Tennessee.
Orange Crushed: Vols wallop Mizzou from the start

Orange Crushed: Vols wallop Mizzou from the start

Tennessee runs wild on Tigers for 452 rushing yards in 62-24 blowout.

Tigers Player News

  • Tyler Badie

    Tyler Badie

    Mizzou holds off North Texas for sloppy homecoming victory

  • Chad Bailey

    Chad Bailey

    Mizzou notebook: Linebacker change 'a big positive' for ailing defense

  • Connor Bazelak

    Connor Bazelak

    Misery for Mizzou in OT at Boston College

  • Blaze Alldredge

    Blaze Alldredge

    Hochman: Even in win, Mizzou's defense remains problematic heading into bulk of SEC schedule

  • Mookie Cooper

    Mookie Cooper

    Mizzou's Mookie Cooper ruled out for Tennessee game

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