Posted August 09, 2012 on
The Missouri Tigers had a spirited Tursday morning practice on their second day of two-a-days, and ShowMeMizzou.com has the info and notes from the morning practice session.
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If the young ladies you see in the photo above were running in your general vicinity when you were trying to do something, would you be able to focus? Apparently the Missouri football team cannot. According to Eric Blumberg of KOMU8-TV in Columbia, one of the Mizzou coaches asked the ladies to come back and run the stadium stairs another time on Wednesday morning because they...
Football coaches take practice pretty seriously. That's why, when they notice their players focusing their attention on anything other than technique, pigskin and playbooks, they tend to make changes, no matter how drastic. On Wednesday morning, Missouri head coach Gary Pinkel noticed two women in athletic shorts and sports bras running stairs at Faurot Field. Sports reporter...
Missouri coach Gary Pinkel wasn’t happy that some coeds were running stadiums during the football team’s practice, so he kicked them out of the stadium.
Of course they were dressed in workout apparel, at least that’s what it appears to be, and were attractive enough to distract enough of the team to upset Pinkel.
For what it’s worth, I’m distracted looking at the picture...
The two ladies above were just minding their own business and running stadium stairs during Missouri’s practice on Wednesday. Presumably, they weren’t attempting to be a distraction. They just wanted to get a workout in. But that’s not how Missouri coach Gary Pinkel saw things. He saw them as a distraction. So he asked them to “come back later.”
Wonder who couldn’t focus...
Missouri is optimistic it can find success through its running game despite the loss of last year's leading rusher Henry Josey.
Offensive coordinator Dave Yost says Kendial Lawrence currently is projected as the starter, but the team isn't afraid to use different tailbacks for specialized situations.
Lawrence began the 2011 season atop the depth chart but broke his left...
The Missouri Tigers hit the fields early this morning after their first two-a-day session on Tuesday and had another strong practice by the squad. ShowMeMizzou.com has the info on Wednesday morning's practice.
In order to improve on last year, you can’t have any distractions right? Well that sure seems to be the case with Missouri Tigers head coach Gary Pinkel who informed two young ladies running up and down the stadium stairs to come back some other time.
So what was the problem?
The two long legged females were distracting his football team during practice.
Ref: Eric Blumberg...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) When Missouri tailback Henry Josey tore his left ACL, MCL and patellar tendon in November, there was little doubt he would be watching the season's remaining games from the sidelines.
The bigger question was: Would he return in 2012, or ever, for that matter?
Fast-forward nine months and, as the team practices for the upcoming season, Josey is still watching...
On Thursday morning, the Missouri Tigers returned to Faurot Field in full pads and practiced for more than two hours.ShowMeMizzou.com has info and analysis from Tiger pre-season camp day 7.
On Wednesday, the Missouri Tigers practiced in full pads for two-and-a-half hours on Faurot Field. It was the first time that the football team had practiced on the new turf.
On Friday morning, the Missouri Tigers practiced on Faurot Field in shells for almost two hours. Several players were held out of what was a light practice with the focus clearly in preparation for Saturday’s scrimmage.