Rams Waive 11 Players

The Rams are cutting down the roster ahead of today's deadline. St. Louis has waived wide receivers Demetrius Fields, Raymond Radway and Andrew Helmick, quarterback Tim Jenkins, kicker Brett Baer, long snapper Jorgen Hus, linebacker Joseph Lebeau, defensive tackle Al Lapuaho, tight end Colby Prince, and cornerback Robert Steeples. Offensive lineman Graham Pocic was also waived/injured. The team is now down to 78 players but must cut down to 75 by today at 3:00.

Missouri is just days away from the start of a new football season. The Tigers will host Murray State on Saturday night at Faurot Field. The contest is scheduled for a 6:00 kickoff and will air on ESPN3. The Tigers finished their inaugural season in the SEC with a 5-and-7 record and went 2-and-6 in conference action.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 22 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Softball Player Megan Micke. The Junior Shortstop had a terrific start to the season helping the Jays to a second place finish in the Union Tournament Saturday. In three games, Megan had 11 plate appearances, eight official at-bats, four hits, including a double, an rbi, a stolen base with six runs scored, three walks and two strike outs.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 4 days ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

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SPORTS CORNER

30 min 8 sec ago

The Cardinals open up a three-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates today at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn will be on the mound aiming for his 15th win. He is 14-and-8 with a 2.79 ERA in 27 starts. The Bucs will counter with right-hander Gerrit Cole, who is 7-and-4 with a 3.65 ERA.