INSIDE SLANT The East-West showdown in Tuscaloosa may have had the expected result with Alabama pulling away for the 42-21 victory over Florida, but two other games Saturday had surprising results. Mississippi State's 34-29 victory at LSU -- a game that wasn't really all that close until the final minutes -- stamped the Bulldogs a […]
During St. Louis' 7-2 loss to the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday night, manager Mike Matheny estimated that "north of 10 players" were unavailable. The list included first baseman Matt Adams and third baseman Matt Carpenter, as well as several relief pitchers.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jeff Fisher knew the St. Louis Rams had to keep pushing. That’s why the coach decided to go for it on fourth-and-inches at the Dallas 15 in the third quarter. And why he’d do it again, even though Zac Stacy was thrown for a 1-yard loss. Fisher’s strategic error was only […]
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri needed one more stop and couldn’t get it. The 18th-ranked Tigers yielded a six-play, 75-yard drive to Indiana in the final minutes, capped by D’Angelo Roberts’ 3-yard touchdown run with 22 seconds remaining that gave Indiana a 31-27 victory Saturday. “You have a bad taste in your mouth,” linebacker Michael […]
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals are trying to secure the NL Central title while battling a flu bug that has spread throughout the roster. At least they know they are headed back to the postseason. The Cardinals clinched a playoff spot on Sunday, and then lost 7-2 to Jay Bruce and the […]
ST. LOUIS (AP) – Terrance Williams scored the go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter, and Bruce Carter returned an interception 25 yards for a TD on the next snap, capping the Dallas Cowboys’ comeback from a 21-0 deficit to stun the St. Louis Rams 34-31 on Sunday. DeMarco Murray’s 1-yard run late in the […]
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Missouri defensive end Markus Golden injured his left hamstring in practice this week and did not start in Mizzou’s 31-27 upset loss to Indiana (1-1). The senior is considered “day to day,” according to a team spokesman. Golden appeared on the field Saturday before the game wearing a gray shirt and […]