Tag Archives: Missouri Tigers

  • Golfer Steve Elkington Makes Gay Joke About Michael Sam on Twitter

    Golfer Steve Elkington Makes Gay Joke About Michael Sam on Twitter

    While taking part in the NFL Combine this week, former Missouri Tigers defensive end Michael Sam stated that he’d prefer the focus on him to be about his play on the field, rather than his sexual orientation. That seems like a fair request from Sam, but it could be a tough one to enact as […]

  • Michael Sam Gets Standing Ovation at Missouri Basketball Game (Video)

    Michael Sam Gets Standing Ovation at Missouri Basketball Game (Video)

    Michael Sam returned to the University of Missouri campus for the first time since coming out as gay, as he and the rest of the school’s football team made an appearance during halftime of Saturday’s SEC basketball game between the Tigers and the Tennessee Volunteers.  And during his return, Sam got exactly what he deserved […]

  • 9 Best Rivalries In College Basketball (2012 Edition)

    9 Best Rivalries In College Basketball (2012 Edition)

    Sports rivalries don’t exist in a vacuum. You can say this or that rivalry is the biggest before the season starts, but once the games are played things have a tendency to change. Inevitably, some rivalries that are great on paper won’t live up to the hype; others, meanwhile, will come out of nowhere and […]

  • ‘Chase-ing’ the Dream: Missouri’s Gridiron Stars Enter Draft

    ‘Chase-ing’ the Dream: Missouri’s Gridiron Stars Enter Draft

    Total Pro Sports – “Let’s talk talent!” A challenge offered up to all TPS readers has given birth to its first offspring. My first topic in this series is in response to a question posed by “Canadian Colts”: “What do you think of Chase Daniel as a pro prospect?” Great question, Mr. Colts! In Daniel, […]

  • Alamo Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Alamo Bowl: Preview and Prediction

    Alamo Bowl Game: Preview and Prediction Valero Alamo Bowl Alamo Bowl logo Stadium Alamodome Location San Antonio, Texas Operated 1993-present Conference Tie-ins Big Ten, Big 12 Payout US$2,200,000 (As of 2006[update]) Sponsors Builders Square (1993-1998) Sylvania (1999-2001) MasterCard (2002-2005) Valero Energy Corporation (2007-present) Former names Builders Square Alamo Bowl (1993-1998) Sylvania Alamo Bowl (1999-2001) MasterCard […]

  • Associated Press College Football Poll: Week 10

    Associated Press College Football Poll: Week 10

    2008 NCAA Football Rankings – Week 10 (Nov. 2) The Associated Press Top 25 college football poll, with number of first-place votes and record in parentheses, total points and previous ranking. 1. Alabama (46) 9-0 1,600 2. Texas Tech (12) 9-0 1,528 3. Penn State (6) 9-0 1,525 4. Florida (1) 7-1 1,398 5. Texas […]

  • USA TODAY Coaches Poll: Week 10

    USA TODAY Coaches Poll: Week 10

    2008 NCAA Football Rankings – Week 10 (Nov. 2) The USA TODAY Coaches’ Top 25 college football coaches’ poll, with number of first-place votes and record in parentheses, total points and previous ranking. 1. Alabama (40) 9-0 1,498 2. Penn State (14) 9-0 1,437 3. Texas Tech (6) 9-0 1,409 4. Oklahoma (1) 8-1 1,290 […]

  • College Football Power Rankings: Week 9

    College Football Power Rankings: Week 9

    Week: | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 Total Pro Sports – What a rearrangement among the middle of the pack in our 2008 College Football Power Rankings. With many teams dropping out of the Top 25 and others losing their previous position. The Top 25 College power […]

  • College Football Power Rankings: Week 8

    College Football Power Rankings: Week 8

    Week: | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 Total Pro Sports – Some interesting unfoldings this week in our College Football Power Rankings, TCU beats BYU to move into the Top 20. Texas dominates against Missouri as they stay No. 1 for a second straight week. A spot in the […]

  • College Football Power Rankings: Week 7

    College Football Power Rankings: Week 7

    Total Pro Sports – A big week for a few notable teams this week in our College Football Power Rankings for week 7, the Texas Longhorns upset the Oklahoma Sooners in the game of the week.  The Longhorns have claimed the No. 1 spot this week but have Alabama and Penn State hot on their […]