The Morning Zou: News From Around The Web


Good Morning Zou fans! As we begin to gear up for this Saturday night against the Arizona State Sun Devils let us keep in mind that with great power comes great responsiblity. Okay, I am not going to lie I took that straight from Spider-Man. So the basis of the article this morning is that there isn’t anything particularly interesting of being post-worthy so let’s just gather some news from around the web! Enjoy!

September 8, 2012; Columbia, MO, USA; The Missouri Tigers mascot Truman the Tiger cheers with students in the students section, tigers lair, during the second half at Faurot Field. The Georgia Bulldogs defeated the Missouri Tigers 41-20. Mandatory Credit: Dak Dillon-US PRESSWIRE

1. Below is a portion of an article from STL Today.

“A year ago as a sophomore, James Franklin entered the Arizona State game off a modest opening performance against Miami (Ohio) and came out of the ASU game leaving coach Gary Pinkel believing he could have a special future with 403 yards of total offense.”

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2. Exceptionally good read over at SB Nation with some very significant insight by writer Cody Ulm

“The Devils stunned the Tigers last season in front of an ESPN audience with a 37-30 overtime win. But can ASU be victorious again as they head to SEC territory to take on James Franklin and friends for the grudge match?”

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3. Lastly, to wrap it all up I am going to post a link to an Arrowhead Addict article. I know that it’s not necessarily Mizzou Tigers related but reading some of Patrick Allen’s work will almost always put a smile on your face!

Broncos Fans Getting Shat On By Pigeons by Patrick Allen

“They may have Peyton Manning but they are covered in bird droppings.

The fans at Sports Authority Field or Mile High or whatever the hell they call that place now are not having a very pleasant game-day experience.”

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