nfl draft http://kbia.org en Players compete for the spotlight at Missouri's Pro Day http://kbia.org/post/players-compete-spotlight-missouris-pro-day <p>Fifteen former University of Missouri football players participated in Missouri’s Pro Day Thursday in their last chance for national exposure before the National Football League draft. The players participated in drills similar to the NFL Combine, such as the 40 yard dash and 225 lbs. bench press.</p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 23:23:43 +0000 Cody Crutchfield 49976 at http://kbia.org Players compete for the spotlight at Missouri's Pro Day MU football coach: Sam has support of teammates, coaches http://kbia.org/post/mu-football-coach-sam-has-support-teammates-coaches <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">National Football League prospect Michael Sam&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">publicly</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;came out over the weekend. Although some critics have expressed concern about the league being ready for a&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">publicly</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;gay player, Sam’s former college coach says he hopes Sam’s new team treats him like his college team</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00:56:46 +0000 Kristofor Husted 47962 at http://kbia.org MU football coach: Sam has support of teammates, coaches Mizzou's Sheldon Richardson picked in 1st round of NFL draft http://kbia.org/post/mizzous-sheldon-richardson-picked-1st-round-nfl-draft <p></p><p>The New York Jets picked Missouri defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson with the 13th overall pick in the NFL draft Thursday night.</p><p>The Jets and coach Rex Ryan loaded up on defense in the first round after also taking Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner with the No. 9 pick. New York acquired the 13th pick from Tampa Bay for cornerback Darrelle Revis on Sunday. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:57:47 +0000 Associated Press 32730 at http://kbia.org Mizzou's Sheldon Richardson picked in 1st round of NFL draft