Pinkel Reviews Tigers First SEC Season

COLUMBIA, MO (KTVI) – Missouri head football coach Gary Pinkel reviewed the team’s 2012 season and talked more about the state of the Mizzou football program during a news conference Tuesday morning. The head coach expects Mizzou’s entire coaching staff to return in 2013. He also says Sheldon Richardson will most likely will go pro.

On Sunday, there were rumors swirling that Pinkel might resign. But Athletic Director Mike Alden told the “Columbia Daily Tribune” there was never any doubt that Pinkel would be back for a 13th season with the Tigers.

Pinkel’s run of 7 straight bowl appearances came to an end this year with a 5 and 7 season after the team moved to the SEC.