Rams' playoff hopes officially end with loss to Cardinals
~ Arizona qB Carson Palmer completed all but five of his pass attempts against St. Louis GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Carson Palmer didn't throw a pass in practice all last week, then completed practically every one he tried Sunday...
Mizzou will play Oklahoma State in Cotton Bowl
Missouri and Oklahoma State came so close to conference titles and being in the Bowl Championship Series. The No. 9 Tigers and No. 13 Cowboys, who in the past have been in two leagues together, will instead play each other Jan. 3 in the Cotton Bowl, a pretty nice consolation a day after both missed shots at conference championships...
Mizzou falls in SEC title game
Auburn claimed the conference championship with a 59-42 victory
Blues fall to Ducks 5-2, suffer second loss at home this season
ST. LOUIS -- Corey Perry scored his team-high 18th goal and rookie Frederik Andersen made 26 saves to lead the Anaheim Ducks to a 5-2 win over the St. Louis Blues on Saturday night. Anaheim won its second in a row, after beating defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago 3-2 in a shootout Friday. St. Louis lost for the third time in four games and fell to 12-2-2 at home...
Rams face Cardinals in NFC West match
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Arizona Cardinals have carved out a respectable record in Bruce Arians' first season as coach. Wins in the NFC West, though, remain elusive. The Cardinals (7-5) enter Sunday's game against St. Louis (5-7) on an eight-game losing streak against teams in their division. They haven't beaten an NFC West opponent since a victory over Seattle in the 2012 season opener and are 0-3 this year...
Cook leads Rams receivers in catches, yards
ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Rams expected big things this season from free agent tight end Jared Cook. And for the most part, he has delivered. The 26-year-old Cook is leading the Rams this season in both catches (40) and yards receiving (557). The 6-foot-5, 254-pound Cook has plenty of speed. He's been timed at 4.49 in the 40 and he can leap like a hurdler. The versatile Cook can line up at tight end, in the slot, at wide receiver and in the backfield as an H-back...
Missouri upsets No. 18 UCLA at home
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missouri guard Earnest Ross thinks it's "pretty cool" when he makes 3-pointers. His teammates agree, especially when they're dropping in big games. Ross scored 20 points and finished 5 of 11 from beyond the arc to help Missouri upset No. 18 UCLA 80-71 on Saturday...
MU stays unbeaten in Big 12/SEC Challenge
Missouri improved to 8-0 with an 80-71 win over West Virginia
Mizzou RB Josey is back in game-breaker form
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A little more than two years ago, Henry Josey ripped his left knee to shreds making a cut. He tore the ACL, MCL and patellar tendon on a 2-yard gain against Texas at home, an injury so extensive Missouri coach Gary Pinkel thought it looked like his star tailback had been in an automobile accident...
Penalties contributed to demise of Rams
ST. LOUIS -- Coach Jeff Fisher is willing to forget about the season-high 11 penalties the Rams took on Sunday in a 23-13 loss at San Francisco. As long as it doesn't happen again. "We're not [normally] a penalty-plagued football team," he said Monday...
Tigers have no controversy at QB, just depth
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- James Franklin got the better of Johnny Football while helping No. 5 Missouri reach the SEC championship game. He's having an outstanding senior season, going 8-0 as the starting quarterback for one of the nation's best offenses...
49ers sweep season series from Rams
San Francisco had little trouble in ending St. Louis' two-game winning streak
Missouri celebrates before shot at SEC title
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Gary Pinkel wanted Missouri players to celebrate the SEC East title, representing a great leap forward for a school that didn't look ready for the new league a year ago. Pinkel has a coaching milestone to relish, too, with his 101st victory tying legendary Don Faurot for most at the school...
Seminoles, Buckeyes move to top of BCS
Florida State and Ohio State are in position to play for the BCS national championship, though Auburn and Missouri are close enough behind in the BCS standings to put pressure on the Buckeyes. The Seminoles grabbed the top spot in the BCS standings released Sunday after Alabama relinquished it for the first time this season...
Missouri wins SEC East title
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Henry Josey watched helplessly from the sideline last fall, rehabbing from a serious knee injury, while Missouri was getting pushed around in its first SEC season. The senior running back's legs produced the go-ahead score in a win that put the fifth-ranked Tigers in the SEC championship game...
Burns' hat trick helps Sharks beat Blues
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Brent Burns had a thought Friday's game was going to be a little different. He just never imagined how much. Burns got his first NHL hat trick and the Sharks ended a five-game home losing streak to St. Louis with a 6-3 victory over the Blues on Friday...
Stacy among Rams cleared to play against 49ers
Team's leading rusher, two others will play after sustaining head injuries last week
Missouri beats Northwestern 78-67 in Las Vegas Invitational
LAS VEGAS -- Jordan Clarkson scored 13 of his 21 points in the second half to lead Missouri to a 78-67 win over Northwestern in Thursday night's opening round of the Las Vegas Invitational. The Tigers (6-0) scored the first 14 points of the second half to erase a five-point halftime deficit and take a 48-39 lead at the 15:10 mark and never looked back...
Blues extend winning streak to five games
St. Louis posted a 4-1 victory over Colorado
Mizzou not putting up with Antlers' antics
ST. LOUIS -- In some quarters of college basketball fandom, derisive chants directed toward opponents are considered high art. Look no further than the Cameron Crazies, the famed student section at Duke University's Cameron Indoor Stadium. The less heralded Antlers from the University of Missouri are also adept at what their student leader, known as the Grand Poobah, called "getting into the heads" of opposing players...
Steen scores two goals in Blues' 3-0 victory
St. Louis improved to 9-1-1 over its last 11 games with its victory over Minnesota
Stacy among three Rams to suffer possible concussions
Sunday's victory over the Bears came with a price
Mozeliak: Cards not 'morality police'
St. Louis GM said his new shortstop has paid his penalty for PED use
Tigers can claim SEC East crown with win Saturday
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- There's one more hurdle to clear for No. 5 Missouri. Beat No. 19 Texas A&M at home Saturday and the Tigers, an SEC afterthought back in August, goes to the conference championship game. Missouri coach Gary Pinkel acknowledged Monday that it's a big deal...
Rams beat Bears for second straight win
ST. LOUIS -- The only time the brother vs. brother subplot got really physical was when Chris Long played the role of peacemaker. Racing off the sideline where he'd taken a play off, the St. Louis Rams defensive end rescued a teammate and dragged Chicago Bears guard Kyle Long out of a first-half fracas before it could escalate...