Herald-Leader sports columnist John Clay is previewing each of the Southeastern Conference's football teams leading up to the opening of the 2015 season.
Today's preview focuses on Missouri.
There might not be a more underrated coach in all 50 states than Missouri Coach Gary Pinkel. In 14 years at Mizzou, Pinkel is 186-103-3. Last season, the Tigers won their second consecutive SEC East title, finishing 7-1 in the league and 11-3 overall.
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