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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | June 12, 2013

    Nelson always has time to return to his roots

    Since Jordy Nelson left Kansas State, the former All-American and current Green Bay Packer has become quite comfortable financially and a Super Bowl champion. Yet, he can’t stay away from his Leonardville and Manhattan roots. Nelson — as he has nearly every summer since being

  • Football |Men's Basketball |Baseball | June 09, 2013

    Currie pleased with success, looks to future

    John Currie might be the busiest man in the Big 12 these days, doing all the things many athletic directors might only hope to do someday. In the past nine months, if Kansas State’s athletic director wasn’t drumming up support for multi-million dollar stadium

  • Football | June 07, 2013

    Four Wildcats earn preseason honors

    Kansas State placed four football players on the 2013 Phil Steele All-American team, including first-team selections B.J. Finney and Tyler Lockett, as the magazine announced its annual preseason picks for the upcoming season. Finney, a Rimington Trophy Watch List selection, was chosen as the first-team

  • Football | June 04, 2013

    K-State football season tickets sold out

    For the first time in program history, all available public football season tickets have been sold, as department officials announced Monday that K-State fans have stepped up in record fashion for the Wildcats’ 2013 eight-game home schedule. The Wildcats are coming off a Big 12 Championship season

  • Football | May 23, 2013

    Finney named to Rimington Trophy watch list

    Kansas State junior center B.J. Finney is one of 44 players nationally and three from the Big 12 named to the 2013 Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List, the award committee announced this week. Finney — a native of Andale — is a former walk-on who has turned into a

  • Football | May 13, 2013

    Klein impresses at Texans minicamp

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    Listening to Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak, it sounds like Collin Klein might just be sticking around for awhile. The former Kansas State quarterback was unsigned as an undrafted rookie free agent, but received an invitation to the Houston Texans rookie minicamp for a tryout.

  • 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

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