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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | September 11, 2013

    Thompson earns Big 12 special teams honor

    Kansas State receiver Tramaine Thompson has been named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week following his performance in the Wildcats’ 48-27 victory over Louisiana on Saturday. Thompson, who totaled 234 all-purpose yards against the Ragin’ Cajuns, was also named to the Paul Hornung Award

  • Football | September 11, 2013

    Fans invited to West Stadium Center Open House on Friday

    K-State fans are invited to an open house for the new West Stadium Center, as the new 215,000 square-foot facility will be open to fans from 6-8 p.m. on Friday. The tour will begin outside Gate B, as fans will be directed onto the north

  • Columns |Football | September 10, 2013

    Kinder: Waters’ days numbered as the starter?

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    This really is a good problem to have if you’re Kansas State. The Wildcats have two capable quarterbacks, clearly very different in styles, yet both effective doing what each of them does best. And while Jake Waters will start again Saturday night against UMass,

  • Football | September 09, 2013

    Lockett becoming Waters’ No. 1 target

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    Kansas State fans have seen their share of memorable quarterback-wide receiver duos over the years. From Carl Straw connecting with Frank Hernandez for the game-winning touchdown in coach Bill Snyder’s first win, to Ell Roberson hitting James Terry deep to beat Oklahoma in the 2003

  • Football | September 09, 2013

    Nelson dazzles in Packers loss

    It was in a losing effort, but nonetheless, Jordy Nelson opened his sixth season with the Green Bay Packers with a bang. The former Kansas State All-American receiver hauled in seven passes for 130 yards and a touchdown, as the 49ers defeated the Packers 34-28 in

  • Local |Kansas State University |Football | September 08, 2013

    Announcers find Snyder’s revolving QBs a challenge

    Announcer Adam Alexander and color analyst Chris Simms faced an unexpected challenge Saturday night in their description of Kansas State’s 48-27 victory over Louisiana. The challenge involved figuring out explaining Bill Snyder’s revolving use of quarterbacks Jake Waters and Daniel Sams. Among TV

  • Football | September 08, 2013

    K-State gets back on track vs. Cajuns

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    Kansas State won the game, but you won’t find Kansas State coach Bill Snyder leading the celebration after this one. Avoiding their first 0-2 start since 1989, the Wildcats eased to a 48-27 victory over Louisiana on Saturday night at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Though

  • Columns |Football | September 08, 2013

    Guggisberg: Wildcats still a work in progress

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    As the 48-27 final score against Louisiana indicates, Kansas State improved upon last week’s performance against North Dakota State. But how much better were they? Did the glaring weaknesses in last week’s loss to the Bison really improve that much? The running game

  • Football | September 06, 2013

    Cats say they have renewed confidence

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    Perhaps Daniel Sams said it best this week. Then again, maybe it was Bill Snyder and what he said first. Kansas State’s coach publically scolded his team following the Wildcats’ 24-21 loss to North Dakota State last Friday night. Snyder said he wanted to

  • Football | September 06, 2013

    Sams pushes for more playing time

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    In the course of one play last Friday, Daniel Sams may have changed his entire season outlook. The Kansas State quarterback came onto the field in the third quarter in place of starter Jake Waters to convert a third and short, and ended up in


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