• 9:12

    Mizzou Announces Home & Home Football Series with UConn

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri and the University of Connecticut have finalized an agreement to play a home-and-home football series between the two schools, as announced today jointly by both athletic programs.   Mizzou and UCONN will meet for the first time ever on the gridiron when the Huskies visit Columbia, Mo. for […]
  • 7:48
    FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2014, file phot, St. Louis Rams strong safety T.J. McDonald, left, comes in to block a punt by Tampa Bay Buccaneers punter Michael Koenen (9) during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Tampa, Fla. McDonald had two blocked kicks in the game. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

    T.J. McDonald Making his Mark for Rams

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — T.J. McDonald remembers Mike Evans moaning on the turf after the game-ending hit in the St. Louis Rams’ first victory of the season. The second-year safety also will remember it as the biggest play on an unforgettable day. Besides making the play that led to a 10-second runoff that cleared the […]
  • 7:44
    St. Louis Rams tight end Lance Kendricks, left, is congratulated by Stedman Bailey (12) after catching a 4-yard touchdown pass during the first quarter of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Bailey Back for the Rams

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Stedman Bailey emerged as a consistent threat late in his rookie season and the St. Louis Rams anticipate plugging the wide receiver back into the mix right away this weekend against Dallas. Bailey served half of a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy. He was at home in […]
  • 7:35
    St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright celebrates after throwing a complete baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in St. Louis. The Cardinals won 2-0. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    Wainwright Dominant vs. Brewers

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright is rounding back into the shape the St. Louis Cardinals have become accustomed to from their ace. Wainwright posted his 19th win, pitching a shutout Wednesday night as the Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-0 to hold their 2 1/2-game edge in the NL Central. It was his fourth […]
  • 7:23
    Defensive End Shane Ray lines up. Missouri Football vs UCF - September 13, 2014
(Photo by Ben Walton)

    Shane Ray Starring at Defensive End for Mizzou

    COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri defensive end Shane Ray turned to football to stay out of trouble. “My mom felt that I needed some structure,” Ray said. “At the time, I was just trying to find a way to stay in school after high school.” The national leader in tackles for losses, Ray grew up […]
  • 15:24

    Holt, Pace, Bruce, and Warner eligible for Pro Football Hall of Fame

    AP — Super Bowl-winning quarterback Kurt Warner and linebacker Junior Seau are among 15 first-year eligible modern-era candidates nominated for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Also nominated for the class of 2015 in their first year of eligibility are receivers Isaac Bruce and Torry Holt, tackle Orlando Pace, and placekicker Jason Elam. A total […]
  • 8:01
    FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in St. Louis. The Vikings benched Peterson for Sunday's game after his attorney said he had been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of child abuse. Attorney Rusty Hardin says the charge accuses Peterson of using a branch, or switch, to spank his son. He says Peterson has cooperated with authorities and "used his judgment as a parent to discipline his son." Hardin says Peterson regrets the incident but never intended to harm the boy. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam, File)

    Vikings Remove Adrian Peterson from All Team Activities

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After a day of public pressure from angry fans and concerned sponsors, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner’s permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges in Texas. The Vikings […]
  • 7:51
    Milwaukee Brewers' Hector Gomez, right, scores on a sacrifice fly by Matt Clark ahead of the tag from St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, left, during the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    Cards Blow Late Lead and fall to Brewers in 12 Innings

    ST. LOUIS (AP)— Lance Lynn held the Milwaukee Brewers in check for seven innings. The St. Louis Cardinals’ lineup was stopped cold after the first three hitters. Manager Mike Matheny agreed that lack of offense was “part of the story” after a 3-2, 12-inning loss Tuesday night that sliced St. Louis’ NL Central lead to 2 […]