The Green Bay Packers only had to throw to Jordy Nelson once in their demolishing win over the Minnesota Vikings last Thursday. Nelson caught one pass for 66 yards and a touchdown in the 42-10 win, and didn’t have to do much work for his
If Kansas State had anything to prove offensively, the Wildcats certainly did that on Saturday night. The 23rd-ranked Wildcats rolled up 533 yards of total offense — including a career-high 395 yards from quarterback Jake Waters — to pound Texas Tech, 45-13, at a packed Bill Snyder Family Stadium.
Make no mistake, Kansas State All-America receiver Tyler Lockett is quarterback Jake Waters’ No. 1 target. Since his arrival from Iowa Western Community College in 2013, Waters has had a special chemistry with Lockett, who has established himself as one of K-State’s all-time best receivers, if
It was the obvious question, but it took a huddled group of reporters almost 10 minutes to ask it. When might Charles Jones, Kansas State’s running back and Wildcat formation aficionado, throw a pass? “It’s pretty funny to me, because that’s the question
Through the first four games only Baylor has been better on defense than Kansas State in the Big 12. Ranking 18th nationally in total defense, the Wildcats have been even better against the run — checking in at No. 13 with 90 rushing yards allowed per game. And that
With less than four minutes to play against Auburn, Kansas State coach Bill Snyder made a switch at kicker. Normally reliable Jack Cantele was struggling — he had already missed field goal tries of 41, 42 and 22 yards. Matthew McCrane trotted out to the field for his first-career
Jonathan Truman didn’t need anyone to tell him what to do. He already knew what he was doing wasn’t good enough. He had to be better. The Kansas State senior clearly wasn’t at his best in Week 2 at Iowa State when he
I don’t imagine it’s ever an easy decision to fire a coach, especially during the season like Charlie Weis was on Sunday. But nonetheless, that’s what Kansas athletic director Sheahon Zenger felt was necessary after the Jayhawks’ 2-2 start to the season
LAWRENCE — Charlie Weis arrived at Kansas full of bravado, promising dramatic changes within the long-suffering program. Players were dismissed, offenses and defenses were scrapped. Assistant coaches were hired, fired or simply reassigned. In the end, the one thing that needed to change — on-field results —&
Kansas State wide receiver Tyler Lockett was honored for his efforts in the return game on Saturday against UTEP, as he was named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week, the conference office announced Monday. Lockett’s designation was the third for the Wildcats
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