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  • Football | May 01, 2013

    Gronkowski opening eyes at fullback

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    Rob Gronkowski might have made Internet headlines with his activities in Manhattan this weekend, but it was his younger brother who was one of the stories of Kansas State’s spring game. Glenn, whose brother Rob plays tight end for the New England Patriots, looked

  • Football | April 28, 2013

    Sams, Waters dazzle in spring game

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    Bill Snyder needed a coin flip to decide his starting quarterback Saturday, handing the ball to junior college transfer Jake Waters for the Purple squad’s first series. And if Saturday’s showing is any indication of what’s to come, the Kansas State coach

  • Football | April 28, 2013

    K-State’s defense still a work in progress

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    If there was anything aside from the quarterback battle to take away from Saturday’s spring game, it had to be Kansas State’s defense. While the defense might not have been the focus Saturday, figuring out who was playing on the revamped defense could

  • Football | April 28, 2013

    Brown, Harper taken in NFL draft

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    The Baltimore Ravens headed into the offseason with one glaring hole to fill at linebacker. Ray Lewis was a 13-time pro bowl middle linebacker for the Ravens, who retired this offseason. On Friday, the Ravens decided who would be replacing him. Baltimore used the 24th

  • Football | April 26, 2013

    Stadium construction on schedule

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    Bill Hedge called it the “dash for cash.” Just about four months now stand before the unveiling of the new West Stadium Center for Kansas State’s season opener on Aug. 30. “Everything has gone smoothly,” the construction executive said Thursday morning during a media tour

  • Football | April 26, 2013

    QB Waters learning Wildcats’ system

    The hottest question since last season ended has been who would replace Collin Klein as Kansas State’s quarterback. K-State coach Bill Snyder had a clever answer for which of the two players competing for the spot — Daniel Sams and Jake Waters — would be the

  • Football | April 25, 2013

    Harper one of several Wildcats anticipating NFL draft

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    For most of the NFL Draft prospects, one would think waiting to hear their named called would be a nerve-racking experience. That’s not the case for Kansas State wide receiver Chris Harper. Harper, who led the Wildcats with 58 receptions for 857 yards and three touchdowns,

  • Football | April 21, 2013

    Sams wants to be a better leader

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    When Daniel Sams got his chance last season, he often dazzled. The quarterback rushed for 235 yards and three touchdowns, and practically established a fan club through social media, all while backing up a Heisman Trophy finalist in Collin Klein. But with Klein gone, it’s

  • Football | April 19, 2013

    Snyder looking for improvement

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    Two weeks into spring practices, Kansas State coach Bill Snyder finds himself looking for more. In the week since he first spoke of the progress made so far leading up to the April 27 spring game, Snyder said very little has changed. “It wasn’t any

  • Football | April 18, 2013

    Snyder says game is ‘in a bad place’

    Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder isn’t happy with the direction of college athletics. Snyder told 610 AM in Kansas City on Wednesday that college athletics are “in a bad place right now,’ and he said he might have pursued a different career had it

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