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iCentral: Mules talk homecoming

VIDEO BY KAITLIN BROTHERS / MULTIMEDIA EDITOR (WARRENSBURG, Mo.)–In this weeks’ iCentral, we go to the UCM Football team to discuss their success and the upcoming homecoming game this Saturday, Oct. 14 at 1 p.m. in the Audrey J. Walton Stadium. To see more, go to last week’s iCentral.

Mules Football announces 2014 recruiting class

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The University of Central Missouri Mules football team announced its 2014 recruiting class today. The list includes 27 high school students and one junior college transfer that will wear the cardinal & black next season. “First I’d like to congratulate our coaching staff for a job well done,” Mules head coach Jim Svoboda said…. Read more »

Man dies after struggle near Arrowhead Stadium

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — A man has died after an altercation with a car owner who discovered him inside his vehicle in the parking lot of Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, police said. Police questioned three people but no arrests have been made in the Sunday evening death that happened as… Read more »

5 contributors to Chiefs’ loss

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Two weeks later and in a different venue, the outcome was pretty much the same. Peyton Manning was unfazed by the once-fearsome Kansas City pass rush, and the Denver Broncos’ offense was humming in a victory over the Chiefs that gave them control of the AFC West…. Read more »

5 things to know after Chargers’ 41-38 win in KC

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The San Diego Chargers were staring down their fourth straight loss when Philip Rivers stepped under center, peered across the line at the Kansas City defense and called for the snap. Less than a minute later, the entire narrative had flipped. Rivers had deftly guided San Diego… Read more »

Mules football has 12 players named All-MIAA

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) — The Central Missouri Mules football team had 12 players named to the All-MIAA Team, including freshman defensive end Josh Powell earning Co-MIAA Freshmen of the Year honors, as announced by the league office on Tuesday morning. The Mules had five players named to the conference’s second team, three players earned third team honors… Read more »

Chiefs unable to break Broncos

By EDDIE PELLS (DENVER, AP) — Peyton Manning walked off the field showing no trace of a limp and hardly a spot of dirt. Manning threw for 323 yards and a touchdown Sunday night and was barely touched by Kansas City’s sack-happy defense in Denver’s 27-17 victory over the NFL’s last undefeated team. It means… Read more »

Mules football rallies to end season on high note

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Central Missouri Mules rallied from a 27-point first half deficit for a season-ending 48-34 win over Fort Hays State on Saturday afternoon at Walton Stadium/Kennedy Field. The Mules scored 41 straight points after the Tigers took a 27-0 lead. Central Missouri closes the seaon at 6-4 overall and 5-4 in MIAA… Read more »

Mules Football rolls to 56-0 win at Nebraska-Kearney

(KEARNEY, Neb.) — The Central Missouri Mules steamrolled the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers 56-0 on Saturday afternoon at Cope Stadium at Foster Field. The 56-0 win marked the first shutout for UCM since 2006 and the first shutout of an MIAA opponent since 2004. The Mules (5-4, 4-4 MIAA) wasted no time in seizing control. After forcing… Read more »

Chiefs still perfect after 23-13 win over Bills

By JOHN WAWROW ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Linebacker Derrick Johnson isn’t going to apologize for the Kansas City Chiefs’ perfect start. “I’ve heard it said that we haven’t played winning teams,” Johnson said after theChiefs used two defensive touchdowns to beat the Buffalo Bills 23-13 on Sunday. “We’re the best you can be at 9-0 right… Read more »