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  • Football | September 05, 2014

    Freshman Lee off to hot start

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    Fans watching Elijah Lee make his career debut at linebacker Saturday against Stephen F. Austin were probably caught off guard when the true freshman recorded a pair of sacks and a forced fumble. Count Kansas State senior captain Jonathan Truman among those who were not

  • Football | September 04, 2014

    Burns growing as a corner, returner


    When Morgan Burns arrived at Kansas State in 2012, one thing was apparent to coaches and teammates. He was fast. But speed isn’t everything if there isn’t some measure of skill to go with it. And after his first-career start at cornerback last Saturday,

  • Football | September 03, 2014

    Wildcats, Cyclones set for early Big 12 clash

    Kansas State understands all too well how it feels to be Iowa State right now. It was just last year when the Wildcats lost their home opener to FCS foe North Dakota State, a loss that sent K-State careening off the cliff for much of

  • Football | September 02, 2014

    11 former Wildcats make NFL rosters

    Led by 12-year veteran Terence Newman, 11 former Kansas State football players made NFL rosters. Newman, who spent his first nine seasons with the Dallas Cowboys, is entering his third year with the Cincinnati Bengals. Other Wildcats to make NFL rosters include running back Darren Sproles (

  • Football | August 31, 2014

    Waters guides Cats to blowout win


    Considering how last year’s season opener finished for Kansas State, the 20th-ranked Wildcats will gladly take Saturday night’s ho-hum 55-16 victory over Stephen F. Austin. The Wildcats’ only warm-up before opening Big 12 play next week at Iowa State was essentially over by halftime,

  • Football | August 31, 2014

    Guggisberg: Cats handle SFA, underwhelm in rout


    Last year, North Dakota State had the talent, depth and grind-it-out game plan to spoil Kansas State’s family reunion. The Bison beat the Wildcats on opening night and ruined the dedication of the West Stadium Center by squeaking out a 24-21 win in the

  • Football | August 29, 2014

    Wildcats open season with stable of RBs vying for top job

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    Jones, Robinson, Leverett and Jones may sound like a law firm, when in reality it’s the stable of running backs Bill Snyder could conceivably march out this Saturday night for Kansas State’s season opener against Stephen F. Austin. Sophomore Charles Jones is expected

  • Football | August 29, 2014

    K-State preparing for anything vs. ‘Jacks

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    Last season, Stephen F. Austin was like a tale of two teams. On the one hand, the Lumberjacks led all of FCS in passing offense with 389 passing yards per game. But then there was the defensive side of the ball, where Stephen F. Austin ranked

  • Football | August 28, 2014

    Lockett ready to stand alone as the best

    Kevin Lockett’s past can cast a long shadow. Nobody knows that better than his son, Tyler, who is on the verge of stepping out of that shadow and creating one of his own. Kevin twice led the Big Eight in receptions and finished as

  • Football | August 28, 2014

    Lochbihler, Walsh competing for punter job

    Mitch Lochbihler and Nick Walsh couldn’t be any more different. The two Kansas State punters, who consider each other to be best friends, have different ways of kicking and another difference that’s apparent just by looking at them. Lochbihler is 6-foot-6 and Walsh

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