Missouri defensive backs David Johnson and Chaston Ward have left the team and plan to transfer, according to STLToday.com:
Missouri senior cornerback David Johnson and junior safety Chaston Ward have left the team and plan to transfer, team spokesman Chad Moller confirmed Tuesday. Johnson graduated from MU earlier this summer. Ward will transfer after the current session of summer classes.
Johnson was listed third on the preseason depth chart at one cornerback position and Ward was listed as the No. 2 strong safety at the start of spring practices.