Missouri Tigers

XFL: St. Louis BattleHawks Find Quarterback in Jordan Ta’amu

Posted: October 15, 2019 at 4:42 pm   /   Local, Missouri Tigers, Other St. Louis Sports, Sports, St. Louis Events

The XFL announced all eight teams’ quarterbacks on Tuesday morning. A brief press conference was held in St. Louis where media and fans were introduced to the starting quarterback for the St. Louis Battlehawks. Jordan Ta’amu was introduced as the quarterback of St. Louis’ team. Ta’amu started for two seasons at Mississippi but went undrafted […]

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Pro Football Returning to St. Louis

Posted: November 27, 2018 at 6:56 pm   /   Interesting, Missouri Tigers, Other St. Louis Sports, Sports, St. Louis Events

When the St. Louis Rams departed St. Louis in 2015, many fans were done with the NFL. Well, fans will have a new pro team to root for in 2020 when the XFL opens its inaugural season. St. Louis will be home to one of the leagues teams. The XFL, backed by World Wrestling Entertainment […]

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Mizzou Alum Credits Wrestling Background With Success in MMA

Posted: June 17, 2015 at 2:05 pm   /   Featured, Interviews, Local, Missouri Tigers, Off the Wall, Other St. Louis Sports, Sports, St. Louis Events, Wrestling

By Juan Ramos Michael Chandler (12-3) has always embraced competition. The former Bellator light heavyweight champion began his wrestling career at Northwest High School. The High Ridge native and former Mizzou All-American said MMA seemed like a more attractive route than wrestling internationally. “MMA would be a better avenue than wrestling internationally,” Chandler said. “It […]

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Hundreds Turn Out in Chesterfield to Support Missouri Tigers’ Michael Sam

Posted: March 27, 2014 at 7:58 am   /   Local, Missouri Tigers, Sports

Hundreds of fans and a dozen members of the media descended on Chesterfield Mall Saturday afternoon to attend the first public autograph appearance of former Mizzou standout, defensive end Michael Sam. Sam made national headlines on February 9th when he publicly announced he was gay, likely making him the first openly gay NFL player after […]

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2011 Missouri Tigers Football Preview

Posted: August 19, 2011 at 10:25 am   /   Local, Missouri Tigers, Sports

I love fall. The weather cools, fall softball is in full swing, the baseball pennant race winds down, and every weekend there is an absolute plethora of football. I’m pretty happy the NFL managed to avoid a lockout that would have compromised its regular season, and in the coming weeks I’ll be writing a Rams […]

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StL Sports Roundup

Posted: January 5, 2011 at 9:31 am   /   Film, Local, Missouri Tigers, Sports, St. Louis Rams

Missouri Tigers – Gabbert Declares In a move that shouldn’t really have surprised any Mizzou fans,quarterback Blaine Gabbert declared himself eligible for the 2011 draft. Gabbert’s junior season was better in some categories than 2009, but worse in others. He improved his completion percentage by 4.5 points, from 58.9 to 63.4% and he also ran […]

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