Jan 3, 2014; Arlington, TX, USA; Missouri Tigers defensive lineman Nate Crawford (87) and offensive linesman Justin Britt (68) celebrate with the Cotton Bowl trophy after the victory against the Oklahoma State Cowboys in the 2014 Cotton Bowl at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports


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Derek Franks, editor

Derek Franks is an award-winning sports writer and also an experienced columnist, editor, reporter and blogger. He graduates from the University of Missouri with a Communication Degree and an emphasis in Mass Media in May 2014. He enjoys short walks on the beach because long ones would cause him to spend too much time away from sports.

cmroczka, Staff Writer

Cody Mroczka is a sports journalism student at the University of Missouri - Columbia from the south side of Chicago with experience writing and reporting on the Missouri football and men's basketball teams. When not watching sports, he is usually on Twitter reading/talking about sports.

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Ben Brown is a student at the University of Missouri - Columbia from Rochester, NY. He is an experienced sports writer, blogger, analyst and fan. In his spare time he is mean, but everyone thinks it's him being funny. He's not being funny. Sports isn't funny.

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