1. Missouri Basketball: Top Prospect May Commit this Weekend

    While the football team–still in season, I might add–is in Manhattan, Kansas, this weekend, it's the men's basketball team that is getting all the big headlines at Mizzou. The Tigers' opponent Friday night at Mizzou arena? Northwest Missouri State...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 897 reads 0 comments

  2. He's No Jeremy Maclin, But Missouri's Danario Alexander is an All-American WR

    Missouri's Jeremy Maclin was a national icon for two years in college football. His lightning speed and breathtaking cuts in traffic were legendary, thrusting him into the conversation as one ...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 785 reads 2 comments

  3. Tiny Brandon Banks Poses a Huge Problem For Mizzou

    In light of Baylor scrub Nick Florence looking like freaking Dan Marino in Columbia on Saturday (obviously I'm still a little bitter), I can only cringe when I think about lightning fast Brandon ...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 137 reads 0 comments

  4. Missouri Secondary Has Most Embarrassing Effort This Fan Has Witnessed

    All summer long the Mizzou secondary talked about how their simplified game plan and increased accountability under new defensive coordinator Dave Steckel would improve their horrid pass defense from a year ago...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 149 reads 3 comments

  5. Monster Recruits Could Lead to True Return of Mizzou Basketball

    I couldn't find a picture of Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson smiling or looking happy. Couldn't do it. But if he signs a couple of enormously talented recruits that he's rumored to be close to, that could change...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 2,076 reads 1 comments

  6. Baylor Blowout Looming? Missouri Tiger Fans Confident Against the Bears

    If there was EVER a Big 12 game Missouri was gonna win by blasting an opponent, it's tomorrows game against the lowly Baylor Bears. I'd like to somewhat preface this article by saying I loved the Bears headed into the season...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 80 reads 6 comments

  7. Reality Faces Mizzou: Winning Out Is Only Option to Defend Crown

    Young defensive end monster Aldon Smith loves to do John Cena's "You Can't See Me" celebration after he gets a sack (he had three Saturday in Boulder). And that's all well and good...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 141 reads 2 comments

  8. Aldon Smith Shines Bright During Mizzou's Dark Days

    Nothing much has gone well for the Missouri Tigers football team lately. The Tigers haven't won since September, their stud young quarterback suddenly looks average and injured, Danario Alexander ...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 275 reads 1 comments

  9. Homecoming a Big (Literally) Weekend For Recruiting Visitors at Mizzou

    With most of its class already wrapped up, Gary Pinkel is addressing positions of need with his remaining scholarships. And he's definitely addressing "big" needs this weekend...

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  10. Mizzou Defense Improving, Still Not Contender-Worthy

    The phrase, "offense wins games, but defense wins championships" almost perfectly describes the Missouri Tigers the last few seasons...

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  11. Missouri Students Hoping for Homecoming Magic in Columbia

    The Missouri Tigers certainly didn't invent the upset. In fact, lately, they haven't even really performed it at all...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 106 reads 4 comments

  12. Oklahoma State and Missouri in Same Big 12 Galaxy with Stars' Status in the Air

    It's not often that a potential all-conference player misses a big game. It's an even rarer occasion that two players miss a game...

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  13. Missouri Tigers Collapse in Columbia, Have A Lot to Change

    For three quarters last Thursday, the Missouri Tigers sloshed their way to a 12-0 lead against the Nebraska Cornhuskers, playing poorly but holding the Nebraska offense at bay...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 209 reads 8 comments

  14. Battle For the North: Position- By-Position Breakdown of Nebraska V. Mizzou

    Going into Thursday night's showdown in Columbia, Missouri, the margin of superiority to this point between Nebraska and Missouri is almost too close to call...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 622 reads 11 comments

  15. Mizzou Recruiting Part II: Top Three Tiger Must-Signs

    With the recruiting season midway over and the 2010 signing day a mere six months away, the Missouri Tigers have signed 15 players to their latest crop of future frosh, with at least six more to ink...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 868 reads 2 comments

  16. Mizzou Recruiting Part I: Top Three 2010 Commits Ready To Help Tigers

    In this interesting bye week, with a game last Friday and a game next Thursday, we've got a little bit of time to look toward the future for a minute before thinking about the showdown against Nebraska...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 1,122 reads 1 comments

  17. The Blame Game: Mizzou's Washington Not At Fault For Poor Running Game

    Maybe "poor" is a bad choice in wording (I ran out of space for my headline). But Missouri's running game has hardly been good this year...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 244 reads 1 comments

  18. Knotted Up in The Big 12 North: Top Teams Looking Even

    The rankings show it, and so do their records. After non-conference play, a Big 12 North division that many predicted would be a two horse race has become a three trick pony...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 868 reads 43 comments

  19. Forget the Rankings: Mizzou Should be Happy with Zero Losses

    It might not have been pretty at times, but winning isn't always pretty. Anybody complaining about the Missouri Tigers' current standing should take a sip of reality and realize how pretty the Tigers are actually sitting...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 5 years ago 1,053 reads 5 comments

  20. I Can Do Bad All By Myself: Kansas' Football and Basketball Teams Brawl

    What a complete joke. That's the only thing I can think of when I hear about the University of Kansas hosting their version of "The Outsiders" on campus not once, but TWICE this week in Lawrence...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about almost 6 years ago 1,715 reads 9 comments

  21. Nevada vs. Missouri: Trap Game or Blowout in the Making?

    Not in my memory can I remember a game that sends mixed signals quite like this Nevada game that the Missouri Tigers are about to play. On the one hand, you have Missouri coming off a 69-17 blowout in 2008...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 5 years ago 915 reads 9 comments

  22. St. Louis Cardinals Ripped Off in Mark DeRosa Deal

    It may not be his fault, but John Mozeliak has been bamboozled. Who would have thought that when Mozeliak acquired Mark DeRosa from the Cleveland Indians in late June that he would ...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 5 years ago 1,077 reads 10 comments

  23. Missouri Fans Concerned About Blowout: Will Tigers Return to Form?

    They had escaped with a 27-20 victory in the second week of a season, but there was a bitter taste in the mouths of Missouri fans after this week's game against Bowling Green...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 5 years ago 283 reads 4 comments

  24. Phil Pressey Impressed With Missouri Football, Decides To Join Tigers Basketball

    The University of Missouri is hardly known for its stout football tradition. In fact, the Tigers, still confused about whether they're in rebuilding or reloading stage, almost lost to the Bowling Green Falcons on Saturday...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 5 years ago 53 reads 1 comments

  25. Mizzou CV: Bowling Green Nightmare(s) in Hindsight at MU

    It wasn't so long ago that Mizzou students held their collective breath every time the fourth quarter rolled around, regardless of the score or opponent...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 5 years ago 432 reads 1 comments