Wednesday, October 7, 2015

K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | September 04, 2015

    Experienced D ready to lead the way for Cats

    As the Kansas State football team prepares for its season opener against South Dakota Saturday evening, the offense will feature a host of new starters. A new quarterback, as well as a vastly different receiving corps and new depth at running back will have to

  • Football | September 03, 2015

    Heath works to fill big shoes for Cats


    When fans look at Dominique Heath, they see the makings of a player that could step in for Tyler Lockett. His teammates see him as a duplicate of another former Wildcat. But no matter what other people see, Heath wants to stay true to himself

  • Football | September 02, 2015

    Ertz ready to ‘make plays’ for Wildcats


    The four-man quarterback race may not have been much of a race at all. Jesse Ertz will get the first opportunity Saturday when Kansas State hosts South Dakota in the Wildcats’ season opener at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. But the sophomore quarterback has clearly separated

  • Football | September 01, 2015

    Ertz likely starting; Jones back at RB

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    Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder wasn’t ready to name his starting quarterback on Monday — making everyone wait until Tuesday afternoon — but all signs point to it being Jesse Ertz. The sophomore took the bulk of the snaps during the Wildcats’ recent Fan Appreciation

  • Football |Volleyball | August 31, 2015

    Full slate of activities planned this weekend

    Kansas State fans visiting Manhattan this weekend will be welcomed to a bevy of events surrounding the season-opening football game against South Dakota. In addition to the game — which will kickoff at 6:10 p.m. and be televised on K-StateHD.TV — here is a list of

  • Football | August 31, 2015

    Understanding cost of attendance


    For the first time, the NCAA is allowing college athletes to receive money in their scholarships to cover the so-called cost of attendance, those expenses beyond tuition, room and board, books and fees that come with attending school. Depending on the school, it could mean

  • Football | August 28, 2015

    Broadcast times announced for football special/Snyder shows

    Kansas State football fans can get a glimpse of the 2015 Wildcats beginning Saturday with the K-State Football Preseason Special, as times for the show, in addition to the regular season Bill Snyder TV and Radio Shows, were announced this week. Voice of the Wildcats Wyatt

  • Football | August 26, 2015

    Whitehair added to Lombardi watch list

    Kansas State senior offensive lineman Cody Whitehair was one of 34 players nationally to be added to the watch list for the 2015 Rotary Lombardi Award during the award’s final update, award committee announced Tuesday. Whitehair is now a member of the Lombardi Award watch list

  • Football | August 25, 2015

    K-State coaches sticking around

    In college football, familiarity can be a powerful weapon. Returning starters are better players than newcomers who don’t know the playbook. Quarterbacks that develop good chemistry with wide receivers have an edge over players that don’t. But it’s not just players who

  • Football | August 25, 2015

    Nelson officially out for season

    The Green Bay Packers’ worst fears about the severity of receiver Jordy Nelson’s knee injury have come true. The team said Monday only that the former Kansas State All-American suffered a “significant right knee injury” that would cost him the season. Nelson, one of

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