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  1. Maurice Jones-Drew explains post-TD pose

    Bill Williamson

    ALAMEDA, Calif. -- As heated protests boiled over in Missouri after the controversial shooting of an black teenager, Oakland Raiders running back Maurice Jones-Drew made a statement in Green Bay, Wisconsin, last Friday night. At the end of a 40-ya...

    Blog | August 27, 2014
  2. Are 49ers the right fit for Michael Sam?

    Bill Williamson

    Earlier Tuesday, our NFL Nation network asked: "Which team drafts Michael Sam?" Sam, the SEC Defensive Player of the Year at Missouri, announced he is gay on Sunday. He could be the first openly gay active player in NFL history. We ranked the o...

    Blog | February 11, 2014
  3. GM: Sam will be judged like other prospects

    Bill Williamson

    The San Francisco 49ers have joined those around the NFL in commending Missouri pass-rusher Michael Sam for the courage he displayed when he announced on Sunday he is gay. Sam was the SEC Defensive Player of the Year in 2013 and is considered a mi...

    Blog | February 10, 2014
  4. If you want a QB, take him now

    Bill Williamson

    If the Oakland Raiders or Denver Broncos want one of the top-rated quarterbacks, they may want to move quickly. Auburn's Cam Newton (No. 1, Carolina), Washington's Jake Locker (No. 8, Tennessee), Missouri's Blaine Gabbert (No. 10, Jacksonville) an...

    Blog | April 29, 2011
  5. Familiar names to get closer looks

    Bill Williamson

    Let's take a look at some of the more notable visits and workouts AFC West teams have recently arranged: Denver The Broncos, who are as aggressive as any team this spring when it comes to private workouts, are going to take a look at Missouri d...

    Blog | March 27, 2011
  6. Sound-off: Denver and rookie QBs

    Bill Williamson

    The NFL Network reported last week that the Denver Broncos will work out Washington quarterback Jake Locker prior to the draft and Denver attended the pro day of Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert and have setup a private workout with him. The team ...

    Blog | March 22, 2011
  7. Broncos, Chiefs arrange workouts

    Bill Williamson

    A day after the Denver Broncos attended Blaine Gabbert's pro day at Missouri, the team has arranged a private workout with the quarterback. They also have a workout set up with Washington quarterback Jake Locker. Denver is insisting that it is mer...

    Blog | March 18, 2011
  8. Gabbert inspires opposing views

    Bill Williamson

    Blaine Gabbert is now on our AFC West radar thanks to Denver's John Elway and John Fox attending Gabbert's pro day on Thursday. Couple the fact that the Broncos' brass was at Missouri's pro day with the news of their plans to conduct a private wor...

    Blog | March 18, 2011
  9. Broncos continue to monitor QBs

    Bill Williamson

    Denver is definitely keeping its eye on quarterback prospects. Denver vice president of football operations John Elway and head coach John Fox were at Missouri's pro day on Thursday. While the Tigers have a few prospects, the headliner was quarter...

    Blog | March 17, 2011
  10. Former Chiefs' RB honored

    Bill Williamson

    Former Kansas City Chiefs running back Priest Holmes will be inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame's Class of 2011 on Sunday. Holmes started 63 games for the Chiefs from 2001-07. He was the NFL's offensive player of the year in 2002. "...

    Blog | January 28, 2011
  11. Eric Berry era begins in Kansas City

    Bill Williamson

    The Kansas City Chiefs drafted Eric Berry to become the cornerstone of their young defense. That project can now officially begin. On the day Kansas City opened training camp at its new Missouri facility, it signed the hard-hitting safety. Berry a...

    Blog | July 30, 2010
  12. Missouri to honor former Chiefs coach

    Bill Williamson

    Former Chiefs coach Marty Schottenheimer will be inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame as part of the 2010 class. Schottenheimer, still wildly popular in Kansas City, will be inducted Jan. 31, 2010, in Springfield, Mo. From 1989 to 1998, ...

    Blog | December 15, 2009
  13. Released Oakland draft pick signs with Packers

    Bill Williamson

    Posted by's Bill Williamson Stryker Sulak has bounced back from his unusual early release by the Oakland Raiders. The Green Bay Packers have signed the former Missouri pass-rushing star who was a sixth-round draft choice by Oakland in Ap...

    Blog | August 13, 2009
  14. Chiefs sign rookie tackle

    Bill Williamson

    Posted by's Bill Williamson A day after announcing the signing of their seventh-round pick, kicker Ryan Succop, the Chiefs have inked another draft pick. They signed promising right tackle Colin Brown. The Missouri product was a fifth-ro...

    Blog | June 24, 2009
  15. Move back home is a good thing for the Chiefs

    Bill Williamson

    Posted by's Bill Williamson The Chiefs have finalized a plan that will bring them back to Kansas City for training camp starting in 2010. The team will train at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Missouri. The team wil...

    Blog | June 18, 2009
  16. Evening AFC West news and notes

    Bill Williamson

    Posted by's Bill Williamson Here is an in-depth look at the players Oakland has examined in one form or another prior to the draft. One of the most intriguing names is Missouri receiver Jeremy Maclin. The team held a private workout with...

    Blog | April 15, 2009