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K-State Sports - Football

  • 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

  • Football | September 06, 2013

    Reeling Wildcats look to slow speedy Cajuns

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    North Dakota State’s experience and toughness were tough to deal with in Week 1. In Week 2, Kansas State has to face a team built on speed, and it won’t be any easier. Fresh off the season-opening loss to the Bison, the Wildcats will take

  • Football | September 05, 2013

    Cats look to rediscover ground game

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    John Hubert wants to be Kansas State’s leading rusher this season and reach 1,000 yards in a season for the first time in his three-year career as a starter. It’s a safe bet the senior running back needs to do better than the 23 yards


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