Tuesday's Top Tigers makes its return to PowerMizzou.com. A player's ranking one week has no bearing on his placement on the list the next week. This is our list of the 11 Tigers who had, in our opinion, the best performances in the 23-13 win over Illinois:
Speaking of that look, the defensive coordinator deserves credit for using it, and for his use of Smith. The Tiger defense kept the offense in the game until halftime and then threw a shutout after the break.
Gachkar may not have been spectacular, but he was in the middle of plenty of action, including batting down a pass on third down that helped the Tigers get the ball back and ice the game.
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