Wednesday, May 4, 2016

K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | April 20, 2016

    Snyder still undecided on scrimmage format


    Kansas State coach Bill Snyder is in no hurry to decide the format of this Saturday’s spring game. Snyder has seen his team scrimmage both the ones against the twos, and the ones against the ones, but he’s still unsure which format would

  • Football | April 19, 2016

    Cats working to fix defensive issues


    Bill Snyder says statistics don’t tell the whole story. But last season’s defensive numbers certainly tell a good part of the story of how the Wildcats finished with a 6-7 record and struggled to stop almost everybody in the Big 12. The Wildcats surrendered

  • Football | April 18, 2016

    Delton ready to compete for QB job


    Alex Delton is back for more. After a competitive battle at quarterback last season, Delton was right in the mix for the Wildcats as a true freshman. But after Jesse Ertz, the winner of the quarterback battle, went down with injury in the first game

  • Football | April 13, 2016

    K-State building depth at linebacker


    Charmeachealle Moore almost walked away from football. The Kansas State linebacker missed all but one game of the 2014 season after being diagnosed with a brain tumor. And while he was finally back on the field last season, he again nearly gave up after being dealt

  • Football | April 10, 2016

    Ertz trying to win QB job again


    Jesse Ertz’s first-career start was over just as soon as it started. The junior quarterback tore the ACL in his right knee on the first play of the season last year and knew nearly immediately that he was done. “I had a pretty good

  • Football | April 06, 2016

    Cats look for improvement this spring


    The Kansas State football team is looking to pick up some of the pieces this spring from a difficult 6-7 season this last fall. K-State battled injuries and late-game disappointments last season, finishing the year with a 22-point loss in the Liberty Bowl to Arkansas

  • Football | March 31, 2016

    K-State opens spring practice

    The first on-field preparations for the 2016 football season began Wednesday afternoon, as Kansas State hit the field for the first of 14 practices leading up to the Purple/White Spring Game later in April. Beginning Wednesday, K-State will practice each Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday over

  • Football | March 26, 2016

    Ex-KSU safety struggles to keep mind right after football

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    DANVILLE, Calif. — Jarrod Cooper has every right to despise football. Playing the game for almost half his life has left the former Kansas State safety dealing with severe migraines, depression, seizures and cognitive dysfunctions associated with multiple concussions from the sport he still loves. Cooper’

  • Football | March 24, 2016

    K-State football names 2016 player representatives

    Kansas State head football coach Bill Snyder named the 12 members of the team that will serve as player representatives for the 2016 season, in an announcement Wednesday. Dante Barnett, Deante Burton, Jesse Ertz, Joe Hubener, Charles Jones, Elijah Lee, Matthew McCrane, Dalton Risner, Trent Tanking, Dayton

  • Football | March 15, 2016

    BSFS finalist for top facility award

    Bill Snyder Family Stadium, transformed by more than $180 million in privately funded enhancements since 2011, is one of five facilities nationwide and two from intercollegiate athletics to be named a finalist for the prestigious 2016 Sports Business Journal Sports Facility of the Year Award, the publication announced

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