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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | September 19, 2014

    Auburn impressed by K-State’s defense

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    Kansas State’s defense wasn’t given much of a chance. In the hype and buildup to one of the biggest non-conference matchups of the season, most of the focus was on Auburn’s high-powered, well-oiled machine of an offense. But the Wildcats made it

  • Football | September 18, 2014

    Snyder addresses domestic violence with team every year

    Long before NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and running back Ray Rice became central figures in domestic violence, Kansas State head football coach Bill Snyder was busy addressing the issue with his team. “I address it every year,” Snyder said Tuesday. “We address it, I address

  • Football | September 18, 2014

    Wildcats ready for SEC showdown

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    At long last, the wait is finally over. Tonight’s much-anticipated showdown with No. 5 Auburn and the SEC at Bill Snyder Family Stadium is no longer just a game on the distant horizon, casting a shadow over the games preceding it on the schedule. Kansas

  • Football | September 18, 2014

    Auburn’s Whitehead suspended for KSU game

    Auburn safety Jermaine Whitehead won’t play against No. 20 Kansas State after violating team rules. A spokesman for the fifth-ranked Tigers said Wednesday night that Whitehead is suspended and didn’t make the trip for the Thursday night game. Whitehead is fourth on the team

  • Football | September 17, 2014

    Marshall leads Tigers’ dynamic offensive attack

    Nick Marshall can run with the football. Kansas State coach Bill Snyder says he can throw it too. But the way this season has gone for K-State in defending quarterbacks who run, Marshall’s ability to do just that should be a worry for the

  • Football | September 17, 2014

    Wildcats go as ground game goes

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    Kansas State has been as balanced as any football team in the country through the first two games this season, yet the Wildcats are all about the run. It’s an equal opportunity offense for K-State when it comes to running the ball this season —

  • Football | September 17, 2014

    Auburn preps for rare non-conference road game

    It should come as no surprise that few outside of the state of Kansas have the 20th-ranked Wildcats beating No. 5 Auburn on Thursday night. On paper, the visiting Tigers do appear superior. After all, it was just last season when Auburn played Florida State in

  • Football | September 15, 2014

    Cats survive first tests, now prep for Auburn

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    With the Big 12 opener in the books, Kansas State has officially turned its attention to that big game everyone’s been talking about since last season — Auburn this Thursday night at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Though K-State head coach Bill Snyder would have clearly preferred

  • Football | September 15, 2014

    Nelson tops 200 yards in Packers’ 31-24 win

    Staff reports Green Bay receiver Jordy Nelson helped fuel the Packers’ come-from-behind win Sunday afternoon with a career-high 209 yards on nine catches, including an 80-yard touchdown in the third quarter that gave his team its first and only lead in the 31-24 win. Nelson showed

  • Football | September 14, 2014

    Unlike national trends, K-State fans, students showing up in record numbers

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    When John Currie took over the Kansas State athletic department in June of 2009, the new athletic director was faced with the daunting task — among many — to get people back to football games. That summer only 25,000 season tickets had been sold for the Wildcats’ season opener


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