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Week four report card: Grading the MU defensive positions groups against Georgia

Missouri rebounded after allowing 572 passing yards to Purdue, keeping Georgia without an offensive touchdown in the first half.

Week four report card: Grading the MU offensive position groups against Georgia

Missouri had three turnovers and shot itself in the foot with multiple errors on offense.

Why the MU defense was the silver lining of Saturday’s loss to Georgia

Missouri’s defense didn’t allow an offensive touchdown until the second half of play Saturday.

Missouri done in by missed opportunities in 43-29 loss to Georgia

The Tigers suffered their first defeat of 2018 despite not allowing an offensive touchdown until the second half.

The Maneater Football Podcast: Episode 4

Missouri kicks off against No. 2 Georgia at 11 a.m. Saturday from Memorial Stadium in Columbia.

Knox and Badie provide youthful spark to Missouri offense

Just under a third of Missouri’s offensive yardage against Purdue was produced by the two freshmen.

Secondary’s struggles become concerning come conference play

After two straight dominating displays against smaller opponents, the secondary failed its first test against a power five opponent.

Notebook: Missouri keeps level head as it braces for Georgia

The Tigers' lackluster pass coverage against Purdue remains their biggest question mark entering a strenuous conference slate.

Week three report card: Grading the MU defensive position groups against Purdue

Missouri allowed 37 points to a Purdue pass offense and backup quarterback that had barely been utilized the first two weeks of the season.

Week three report card: Grading the MU offensive position groups against Purdue

Not even the ever-efficient Tiger offense was without minute vulnerabilities in a wild 40-37 win.

Badie and Hall surprise on decisive drive for Missouri over Purdue

Missouri took the game’s final 3:28 on a drive that ended with a walk-off field goal by Tucker McCann.

Missouri mutes Purdue in mayhem-filled fourth quarter, 40-37

Tucker McCann knocked in a 25-yard field goal as time expired to boost Missouri after the Tigers lost multiple double-digit leads.

The Maneater Football Podcast: Episode 3

Missouri football travels to West Lafayette, In. to take on an 0-2 Purdue team on its turf.

Crockett, Rountree not providing spark needed through two games

After a slow start, running backs Damarea Crockett and Larry Rountree are looking to give Mizzou a more consistent rushing attack.

Speed settles Missouri into true debut of Dooley offense

A 97-yard drive deep in the first half against Wyoming sped things up for the Tigers and allowed them to ease back into their deliberate, pro-style offense the rest of the way.

Week two report card: Grading each Missouri position group after a stellar night against Wyoming

Lock leads the way and defense pulls together for all-around high marks.

Missouri steamrolls Wyoming after slow start

Drew Lock totaled 441 all-purpose yards and five all-purpose touchdowns to lead Missouri to a second-straight win.

Missouri set to face off against staunch, seasoned Wyoming defense

The Cowboys allowed the ninth-fewest points per game of any FBS program in 2017, a better mark than Auburn, LSU or Ohio State.

Missouri defense gets off on the right foot this time around

Memories of the 43 points allowed to Missouri State behind them, the Tigers started strong in their outing against Tennessee-Martin, though room for improvement remains.

Missouri takes care of business in season-opening beatdown of UT-Martin

The Tiger offense finished Saturday’s game with 558 total yards from scrimmage.