April 1, 2008

Practice Report: Tigers back from break

The Tigers were back from spring break on Tuesday and held their sixth practice of the spring inside the Devine Pavilion. PowerMizzou.com is back to practice as well and has all the news from the day:

First and foremost, Connell Davis has left the program. Gary Pinkel simply said Davis left for personal reasons, and did not elaborate.

*The departure leaves Missouri with only four healthy players who have ever seen game action at linebacker. Steve Redmond is still banged up and Jeff Gettys played only on special teams last season. Pinkel did indicate that some incoming freshmen could move to linebacker "depending on their size." Reading between the lines, the chances that Zaviar Gooden plays linebacker just got a whole lot better.

Missouri will return to practice at 3:30 on Thursday afternoon and PowerMizzou.com will be your source for all the news.

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