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K-State Sports - Football

  • Football | November 22, 2015

    Guggisberg: Improbable win may save Cats’ season


    Born in 1992, you can forgive Jack Cantele for not knowing much about Stan Parrish. The much-maligned coach hadn’t won a game in 27 tries before finally being fired in 1988 and replaced by Bill Snyder, helping create the opportunity for “the biggest turnaround in college football

  • Football | November 21, 2015

    Wildcats rally from 21 down to beat Cyclones, 38-35


    Christmas came early for Kansas State on Saturday with Iowa State’s Mike Warren and Joel Lanning sharing the role of Santa Claus. K-State scored 10 points in the final 42 seconds after a pair of Cyclone turnovers to finish an improbable fourth-quarter comeback and give the

  • Football | November 20, 2015

    Snyder reminds his team of 16 Goals for Success

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    Call it what you want — circling the wagons, rallying the troops, or perhaps in this case, going back to school. Kansas State, seemingly caught in a downward spiral with a six-game losing streak, went back to the basics this week as it prepares to host

  • Football | November 20, 2015

    Wildcats expect physical battle with Iowa State

    When teams match up with Iowa State, they can expect the battle up front to turn into an all-out war. While many Big 12 teams have gone to more of a spread attack, the Cyclones are one of the few that still manage to resemble the

  • Football | November 18, 2015

    Cats, Cyclones more similar than ever


    For years now, the Iowa State football team under Paul Rhoads has looked a lot like Bill Snyder’s program at Kansas State. The two teams often recruit the same type of blue-collar players, they typically both favor a running attack that chews up clock

  • Football | November 16, 2015

    Big 12’s best playoff hopes rest with Pokes, Sooners

    WACO, Texas — The Big 12’s playoff prospects have shifted from the banks of the Brazos to completely north of the Red River into Oklahoma, where the Sooners are surging and Oklahoma State is still undefeated. With Bedlam still to come, the No. 4 Cowboys (10-0, 7-0

  • Football | November 14, 2015

    Wildcats’ losing streak hits six games


    LUBBOCK, Texas — None of the current Wildcats were alive the last time Kansas State lost six straight games. Hoping to end one streak and start another in an attempt to become bowl eligible, the Wildcats again came up short Saturday, losing to Texas Tech, 59-44,

  • Football | November 13, 2015

    Wildcats still believe they can finish strong


    Only four Kansas State football teams have lost five straight games in the last 27 years, making what this season’s Wildcats are going through truly uncharted territory. “Kansas State isn’t a program that’s used to losing like this,” redshirt freshman center Dalton Risner

  • Football | November 13, 2015

    Another week, another big-play offense to defend

    More often than not, the Big 12 Conference provides opposing defenses with the tall task of slowing down a spread offensive attack. These attacks have a propensity for finding big plays, an Achilles’ heel for an otherwise stable Kansas State defense this season. Kansas State allowed

  • Football | November 11, 2015

    Snyder on Mizzou: ‘It’s going to be interesting’

    This week’s events at the University of Missouri showed the nation what many around the sports world already knew. High-level college sports teams, football players in particular, are a sleeping giant of sorts. When the Tiger football team decided to walk out on team

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