Michael Sam

Senior-North All-Stars #52 - Defensive End

  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 255

Walkthrough: Shane Ray

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Missouri's Shane Ray was the best No. 4 defensive end in the country last year; this year, he's No. 2. Can he hold up enough against run blocking to make him a true every-down threat? Lord knows...

Walkthrough: Markus Golden

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Almost overnight, Markus Golden went from athlete-without-a-position to stud defensive end. In 2014, the senior gets a chance to become a true SEC star.

Watercooler: Fan Day and 19 days

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Mizzou Fan Day takes place under cool skies, Gary Pinkel opposes Power 5 scheduling, Mizzou Volleyball prepares for an encore, and ... stay safe, St. Louis.

The Greatest, #8: 2013

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The 2013 season was one of Missouri's greatest, because of not only the results, but also the stories behind them.

Watercooler: Golden time

Markus Golden's "like a bigger, stronger, faster Michael Sam, with comparable work ethic." Also: Maty Mauk set a high baseline with last year's performance, and Kip Edwards is a Buc.

Watercooler: Camp less than a week away

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Mizzou's fall camp begins in six days, there's a battle for the fourth cornerback spot, there are minimal battles on the starting offensive line, and some former Tiger basketball players are still...

Watercooler: Webb steady, Josey Sprolesian

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Braylon Webb is a steadying force for the Missouri defense, Evan Boehm is the center of the offense, Henry Josey looks/plays like Darren Sproles (which would be better if they weren't on the same...

The Greatest, #46: Michael Sam comes out

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Sports and community and student body and culture can sometimes converge. And it can be beautiful.

Watercooler: No Netflix for EJ

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Maty Mauk's confidence rubs off on others, Dave Steckel tells E.J. Gaines to start studying (#giddyup), and Mike Alden's hair is immaculate.

Watercooler: Pinkel and the Bristol Car Wash

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Gary Pinkel heads to Connecticut for a day at ESPN, powers-that-be are pushing for a Mizzou game at Busch Stadium, and J'Den Cox defeats the national anthem just like he defeats everything else.

Question I'd have asked at SEC Media Days - Day 3

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We'll have to send zrau one of these days...

The Greatest, #95: 2013 defensive ends

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Missouri's defensive ends combined for 55.5 tackles for loss, 32 sacks, and countless game-turning plays during the Tigers' top-five finish in 2013.

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