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  • Football | September 22, 2013

    Texas snaps skid, defeats K-State 31-21

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    AUSTIN, Texas — Perhaps the Texas defense became weary hearing about all its shortcomings to start the season, because on Saturday night, the Longhorns were anything but mediocre. The Longhorns recovered two fumbles — three overall — and squashed a pair of K-State threats inside the Texas 20-yard

  • Football | September 20, 2013

    Sams and the Wildcats take aim at struggling Longhorns’ rush defense

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    AUSTIN, Texas — It seems too easy. Just line up and pound the ball down Texas’ throat on Saturday night and Kansas State wins, right? The numbers would say that’s exactly how to beat the Longhorns this season, because so far, Texas hasn’t stopped

  • Football | September 20, 2013

    Moore solid for Cats on third down

    No 52 moore.phatch

    Through one game this season, it was clear the Wildcats needed a better pass rush on third down. Part of the answer, at least so far, was to put a linebacker in at defensive end on third down plays. In the two games since, that

  • Football | September 20, 2013

    Cats preparing for quick-strike offense

    With a 1-2 record and two lopsided losses in back-to-back weeks, much has been made about the state of the Texas Longhorn defense. The unit has been a disaster for head coach Mack Brown, allowing an average of 308 yards on the ground to opposing teams

  • Football | September 18, 2013

    Cats excited to open against Horns

    If Kansas State fans are looking for new “Texas State Champ” shirts this season, it all starts Saturday night under the lights in Austin, Texas. K-State has won five straight in the series — including a 42-24 victory last season to clinch the Big 12 title and

  • Football | September 17, 2013

    Final Sports Illustrated piece details fallout from scandal

    After detailing allegations by the Oklahoma State football program in the form of improper cash benefits, academic fraud, widespread drug abuse and sexual misconduct last week, Sports Illustrated finished its series on the Cowboys’ football program Tuesday morning, describing the issues former players faced after

  • Columns |Football | September 17, 2013

    Jellison: Wildcats could run all over reeling Longhorns, Brown

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    Mack Brown’s team is in trouble. Through three games this season, Brown’s Texas Longhorns have allowed more than 300 rushing yards per game, ranking 121st out of 123 teams nationally. And what a coincidence, the Longhorns (1-2) have to face Kansas State on Saturday — a

  • Football | September 16, 2013

    Rose waited a long time for first TD

    No 5 td run.phatch

    Robert Rose took a handoff up the middle, then cut back to his left before going untouched for a 26-yard touchdown against Massachusetts Saturday night. Though big at the time, it’s probably not a moment that will find its way onto a highlight reel

  • Columns |Football | September 16, 2013

    Kinder: Mr. Brown, say hi to Mr. Solich

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    If history truly does repeat itself, then Mack Brown may be without a job very soon. The longtime Texas football coach is struggling these days to explain away the Longhorns’ two straight losses they’ll carry into Saturday’s game against Kansas State in Austin.

  • Football | September 16, 2013

    Nelson has two TDs in Packers’ win

    Former Kansas State receiver Jordy Nelson is off to a hot start for the Green Packers. The Riley native caught two more touchdowns Sunday, giving him three already this season. The former All-American caught three passes for 66 yards overall, helping the Packers beat the Washington

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