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Mizzou returns to facing FCS opponents and other football notes

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Let’s get back to doing what we do best... beating FCS teams

It’s Tuesday of Week 3 on the college football schedule, which can only mean one thing our Mizzou Tigers... time to play an FCS school!

I know what you’re thinking: “When has Week 3 ever meant playing an FCS school?” And you know what, you’re absolutely right! However, Mizzou’s schedule falls strangely this season, meaning the Tigers won’t return to SEC play for another few weeks after dropping their first conference match up of the season. For now, the Tigers will return to facing FCS opponents, whom they are undefeated against in the last dozen-plus tries.

Here’s that data, plus a few other notes from around the program.

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