Posted February 25, 2012 on
It was in the middle of class, that Missouri receiver Jerrell Jackson received the phone call with the late invitation to the 2012 NFL Combine. He reminisces inside, while also breaking down preparation for the next level, Tigers' SEC future, and more.
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INDIANAPOLIS _ Flash back to 2010, Mizzou fans. Jerrell Jackson catches nine for 139 yards, including the go-ahead touchdown in the Tigers’ first victory over Oklahoma since 1998
2012 NFL Combine Coverage: NFL.com NFL Network2012 Cal Football: Schedule Season-Ticket Info/Memorial Stadiumormer Cal wide receiver Marvin Jones posted 22 reps of 225 pounds at the NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday, equaling Missouri's Jerrell Jackson for the most by a wide receiver at the event. Jones will continue his testing in measurable drills on Sunday.
The Missouri Tigers signed the top linebacker prospect in the state as part of their 2012 recruiting class. We shine the spotlight on speedy,athletic St. Louis Parkway North product Donavin Newsom.
The No. 11 Missouri Tigers split a pair of games against top-25 opponents on day two of the Cathedral City Classic, falling to No. 22 Nebraska, 6-4, before coming back and beating the No. 5 Washington Huskies, 2-0.
Marcus Denmon led Missouri (25-4, 12-4) with 28 points. Ricardo Ratliffe finished with 22.
On Saturday (3:00 P.M., CBS), the #3 Missouri Tigers (25-3, 12-3) travel to Lawrence to take on the #4/#5 Kansas Jayhawks (23-5, 13-2) in a battle for first place in the Big 12 Conference standings.