Missouri redshirt freshman defensive end Walter Brady missed last season as a partial academic qualifier. Motivated in the classroom and on the field, Brady now leads the Tigers with five sacks this season.
Missouri Tigers junior defensive tackle Harold Brantley remains on track to return next season. Brantley suffered severe injuries — including a broken left tibia, ligament damage in his left knee, several broken ribs and a small crack in his shoulder — in a rollover accident on Father’s Day in Columbia.
Missouri junior quarterback Maty Mauk will remain suspended for the Florida game, a source with knowledge of the situation confirmed to The Star. Mauk was suspended last Tuesday for an undisclosed violation of team rules along with backup left tackle Malik Cuellar.