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  • Columns |Football | September 28, 2014

    Guggisberg: K-State’s defense passes latest test


    Maybe it’s too early in the season to start this kind of talk, but I’ll say it anyway. This Kansas State defense looks special. Now let me qualify it. The final score of 58-28 doesn’t scream defensive dominance. Not against a Conference

  • Football | September 26, 2014

    Wildcats put tough run D up against UTEP attack

    In a nationally-televised game last Thursday, Kansas State impressed the nation with its run defense against the dynamic rushing attack of the Auburn Tigers. Saturday’s 11 a.m. matchup with Texas-El Paso lacks the national intrigue or spotlight, but does offer similar challenges for the

  • Football | September 26, 2014

    K-State offense looking to find red-zone consistency

    Kansas State had four turnovers, dropped an easy touchdown pass and missed three field goals, yet still had a shot in the fourth quarter last Thursday night to beat Auburn. As bad as the Wildcats were at times, they know eliminating just a few costly

  • Football | September 26, 2014

    UTEP features one of the country’s best running backs

    If there’s one thing UTEP can do successfully on offense, it’s run. And the one thing Kansas State’s defense is really good at? Stopping the run. But the Miners will try to challenge K-State with the run anyways, because that’s what

  • Football | September 24, 2014

    Cats’ Johnson making quick impact

    His teammates believed it was just a matter of time before everyone knew Dakorey Johnson’s name. After last Thursday’s game against Auburn, so does every offense Kansas State is yet to face this season, as well. The senior linebacker made his first career

  • Football | September 23, 2014

    Wallerstedt’s father says ‘the truth will come out’

    John Wallerstedt says the truth about his son, Matt, will come out. Matt Wallerstedt abruptly resigned as Texas Tech’s defensive coordinator last Thursday after just a year and a half on the job. The Manhattan High graduate and former Kansas State linebacker released a

  • Football | September 23, 2014

    Texas Tech football game to kick at 6 p.m. on ESPNU

    The Big 12 Conference and ESPN announced Monday that K-State’s Oct. 4 game against Texas Tech will kick off at 6 p.m. and will be televised nationally by ESPNU. The game will be the first-ever home game for the Wildcats on ESPNU and just the second

  • Football | September 22, 2014

    Wildcats’ Dakorey Johnson earns Big 12 Player of the Week honors

    Kansas State senior linebacker Dakorey Johnson was honored for his performance in his first-career start against Auburn, as he was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week on Monday. Johnson is the second Wildcat in the last three weeks to pick up weekly conference

  • Football | September 22, 2014

    Sproles, Eagles win another one

    Darren Sproles helped the Philadelphia Eagles reach 3-0 on the season on Sunday with a 37-34 win over the Washington Redskins. Sproles wasn’t nearly as productive as his huge performance last Monday, but he did finish with 50 total yards on five plays. Sproles ran

  • Football | September 21, 2014

    Cats picking up the pieces after loss

    Ksu16 miss.phatch

    Kansas State gets UTEP this next Saturday, but before the Wildcats can even begin to break down the Miners, they need to first figure out what went horribly wrong last Thursday night. The Wildcats squandered multiple opportunities — missing three field goals and turning the ball

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