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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | October 20, 2014

    Truman sets tone for Cats’ defense


    If Jonathan Truman was allowed to play a little bit longer Saturday he might have had as many tackles as his hometown has residents. OK, so that’s a stretch, slightly. But the Kechi native was a one-man wrecking crew, nonetheless, during Kansas State’s 31

  • Football | October 20, 2014

    Nelson catches TD in Packers’ win

    Former Riley County standout Jordy Nelson added another touchdown to his season total as the Green Bay Packers put a 38-17 beat down on the Carolina Panthers. Nelson caught four passes for 80 yards and a touchdown, bringing his season total to six in seven games.

  • Football | October 20, 2014

    K-State/Texas football game to air on ESPN

    Kansas State’s home game this Saturday with the Texas Longhorns will air on ESPN, beginning at 11 a.m. It will be the first two straight home games for the Wildcats, who host Oklahoma State on Oct. 25. The game time for the OSU game has

  • Football | October 19, 2014

    Cats survive late rally, edge Sooners

    NORMAN, Okla. — It’s funny how things work out sometimes. Kansas State was reeling just a few weeks ago from a home loss to Auburn — a game the Wildcats felt they should have won. Three missed field goals and a dropped touchdown pass sank the

  • Football | October 17, 2014

    Cats ready for balanced OU attack


    Through five games, only three teams nationally are better against the run than Kansas State this season. Holding opponents to just more than 81 yards a game on the ground, the Wildcats lead the Big 12 in rush defense and rank only behind Louisville, Penn State and

  • Football | October 17, 2014

    Snyder sees no ‘slump’ in QB Knight

    Some folks in Oklahoma believe Trevor Knight is slumping. Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder disagrees, wholeheartedly. “What I see are the good things,” he said this week. “And I don’t see a lot of bad things. People say, ‘well, maybe he doesn’t

  • Football | October 17, 2014

    K-State still seeking more balance

    Despite boasting the Big 12 Conference’s top receiver in All-American Tyler Lockett, it’s no secret Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder wants a balanced offense when his team takes the field each week. Through five games this year, the Wildcats have used the pair

  • Football | October 17, 2014

    Wildcats ready to write next chapter vs. OU

    The last time Kansas State traveled to Norman, Okla., there was a lot of magic on the field. K-State forced Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones into a couple key turnovers, leading to a 24-19 win in 2012. Wildcats’ coach Bill Snyder picked up his second win in 10

  • Football | October 15, 2014

    Wildcats out to prove something against OU

    Kansas State beat the Sooners in Norman, Okla., two years ago, 24-19. Though impressive at the time — the Wildcats first win at Oklahoma since 1997 — that victory will mean nothing when the two teams line up this Saturday for a nationally televised matchup on ESPN at 11

  • Football | October 13, 2014

    Nelson, Packers edge Dolphins, 27-24

    Former All-America wide receiver Jordy Nelson helped the Green Bay Packers narrowly defeat the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, 27-24. Nelson hauled in nine passes for 107 yards, including a 9-yard touchdown pass from Aaron Rodgers in the first quarter. The former Riley County standout has caught 43

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