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Injuries and complications behind him, Terry Beckner leads unproven Missouri defense into 2018

“The strides he made is what amazed everyone in the locker room,” Drew Lock said of the lineman’s growth over his four years of college.

SEC Media Days: Drew Lock’s ability will be on display soon enough, but his personality already is

Missouri’s star quarterback candidly discussed his senior year mentality, Heisman potential, offense under Derek Dooley and more in Atlanta.

SEC Media Days Notebook: Walters takes over defensive play calling; safety Prewett kicked off team

Barry Odom passed on defensive play calling to Ryan Walters for this season, and running back Damarea Crockett is back and healthy.

Missouri players respond after Florida lineman calls playing at Faurot Field “boring”

“While we’re on offense, I’m gonna be pretty mad at our fan base if they’re screaming and yelling,” quarterback Drew Lock said at SEC Media Days.

Opponents break down Missouri defense at SEC Media Days

Players from Arkansas, Georgia and Florida talked about how early success in the run game helped them break down the Tiger defense in the past.

"They bring that Big 12 mentality": SEC East opponents praise Lock, Missouri offense at league Media Days

Defenders from Arkansas, Georgia and Florida discussed last season's memories of Drew Lock and the Tigers’ fast-paced offense on day two in Atlanta.

No major rules shake-ups as officials coordinator speaks at SEC Media Days

A new incentive on fair catches and new details on blocks below the waist highlighted Steve Shaw’s address on Tuesday morning.

Missouri football releases fall depth chart to kick off SEC Media Days

It contains few surprises, but reveals youth in secondary and lists Crockett and Rountree as co-starters in backfield.

Barry Odom one of the veterans at 2018 SEC Media Days in Atlanta

Six new coaches will highlight Atlanta’s reboot of the SEC Media Days this week while Odom and the Tigers are set to speak Wednesday.

Derek Dooley named Missouri’s next offensive coordinator

Dooley will coach quarterbacks for Missouri as well as call offensive plays.

Missouri falters in Texas Bowl, loses to Texas 33-16

Costly turnovers and mistakes in key moments haunted the Tigers in the postseason loss.

Looking at Lock: addressing the Missouri quarterback’s draft stock ahead of the Texas Bowl

Following a statistically dominant junior season, Lock has a tough decision ahead of him.

Notebook: Heupel’s departure, Tigers receive All-SEC nods headline Missouri football news

The team will play the Texas Longhorns in the Texas Bowl on Dec. 27.

It’s time to expand the College Football Playoff

Will the 2017 season controversy be enough to expand?

Tigers selected to take on Texas Longhorns in Texas Bowl

The Tigers will travel to Houston to play Texas for the first time since November 2011 on Dec. 27.

DL Terry Beckner Jr. will return for the Tigers in 2018

The former big-time recruit has been a force for Missouri this season.

Identifying key points from Mizzou football’s season as postseason play approaches

A swirl of storylines regarding Tiger football emerged in 2017.

Notebook: Missouri football earns bowl eligibility, agrees to play Illinois; Lock approaches records.

Since Saturday night’s big win, plenty has gone on in the world of Missouri football.

Keeping it rolling: Missouri smokes Vandy 45-17

With the victory in Nashville, the Tigers are bowl eligible for the first time since 2014.

Missouri finds success on the ground, pounces all over Florida 45-16

Larry Rountree III and Ish Witter combined for 166 yards on the ground to power the Tigers past the Gators on Saturday.