Thursday, May 5, 2016

K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | October 02, 2015

    Wildcats look to trade field goals for touchdowns in red zone

    Now almost four games into the season, one could say Kansas State has some unfinished business. Though undefeated, that unfinished business could prove to be risky business this weekend if the Wildcats don’t find ways to finish drives with touchdowns. “There are some very

  • Football | September 30, 2015

    Cantele kicking with a clear head


    Jokes were made at his expense. Many were personal. And due to the nature of social media, just about all of them were anonymous. Yet Jack Cantele isn’t holding a grudge. Instead of running from public criticism — some of it his parents heard sitting

  • Football | September 29, 2015

    Snyder: K-State improved during bye week

    After avoiding a near disaster against Louisiana Tech 10 days ago — needing three overtimes to win — the bye week seemed to come at just the right time for Kansas State. The bye week gave the Wildcats a chance to improve and get healthier after wrapping up

  • Football | September 28, 2015

    Sproles, Lockett score TDs


    For the first time ever, two former Kansas State players scored special teams touchdowns on the same day in the NFL. In the Seattle Seahawks’ 26-0 win over the Chicago Bears, rookie Tyler Lockett returned a kick 105 yards for a touchdown to open the second

  • Football | September 27, 2015

    Cook gives Cats reliable WR target


    In the midst of a career day, Kansas State wide receiver Kody Cook proved he could provide a big-time target for the Wildcats when they need it most. Cook caught two big passes for the Wildcats, including the go-ahead touchdown in the third overtime period

  • Football | September 26, 2015

    Catching up with former Wildcat Gerald Alphin

    Though there wasn’t much of a reason to celebrate Kansas State football in the 1980s, many might remember Gerald Alphin. The soft-handed receiver played for the Wildcats from 1982-85 and went to star in the Canadian Football League. Alphin led the Wildcats in receiving

  • Football | September 26, 2015

    Hubener, Cook form a winning connection at K-State

    From Cheney to Louisburg. The distance between those two small Kansas towns is approximately halfway across the state. During the college football season of 2015, there was a key play involving players from those two small towns that made for one of the most exciting finishes

  • Football | September 25, 2015

    Stanton Weber semifinalist for Campbell Trophy

    K-State senior wide receiver Stanton Weber was named a semifinalist for the prestigious William V. Campbell Trophy presented by Fidelity Investments, The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced Thursday. Weber’s inclusion on the 56-man list for FBS players marks the

  • Football | September 23, 2015

    Cats ready for breather as Big 12 looms

    In past years, bye weeks haven’t always come at the ideal time for Bill Snyder and his Kansas State football team. After surviving against Louisiana Tech in triple overtime on Saturday with a 39-33 win, this weekend’s break in the schedule might come

  • Football | September 22, 2015

    Snyder says physicality causing more injuries


    The injuries have already stacked up for Kansas State this season, but the Wildcats aren’t alone in feeling the pain. Starting quarterback Jesse Ertz was lost for the season after just two plays. Safety Dante Barnett was also knocked out of the season opener

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