FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2009, file photo Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert looks for a receiver during an NCAA college football game in Kansas City, Mo.  Gabbert made a grand debut in last year's 37-9 season-opening victory over Illinois and a stronger, more experienced Gabbert has teammates anticipating an encore in Saturday's season opener against the Illini in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

Photo by: Orlin Wagner

FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2009, file photo Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert looks for a receiver during an NCAA college football game in Kansas City, Mo. Gabbert made a grand debut in last year's 37-9 season-opening victory over Illinois and a stronger, more experienced Gabbert has teammates anticipating an encore in Saturday's season opener against the Illini in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)