NFL teams are actively seeking versatile linemen such as North Dakota States Billy Turner, Notre Dames Zack Martin or Nevadas Joel Bitonio. Teams can only dress 46 players, which often means only two backups are available on the line if a starter goes down to injury.
The NFL has officially released its 2014 schedule. The Chiefs will open the regular season at home against the Tennessee Titans on Sept. 7 and also will face the Patriots on Monday Night Football on Sept. 29 and the Broncos on Sunday Night Football on Nov. 30, both at Arrowhead.
Wildcats star was drafted by Cleveland last year, but he didnt sign because he wanted to play his senior season with the Wildcats. While K-State has struggled this year, Kivett doesnt wish he had gone pro.
Kansas State likely will return to the Sprint Center for a nonconference basketball game against Texas A&M next season. K-State played a regular season game at Sprint Center for six straight seasons from 2007-12, beating Florida, Alabama, IUPUI, Southern Mississippi and Florida A&M. Its lone loss was against UNLV. All six games were played in December.
Xavier men’s basketball coach Chris Mack (above) has not been contacted about the vacancy at Missouri, a source close to Mack told The Star on Thursday. “Chris is happy at Xavier,” the source said. Also on Thursday, Dayton confirmed that it has not been contacted by Missouri or any third party about Flyers coach Archie Miller’s interest in the Tigers’ vacancy.
Dismissed Missouri forward Zach Price was charged Thursday with felony tampering in the first degree for defacing a motor vehicle, according to the Boone County Prosecutor’s Office. According to the statute, Price could face up to seven years in jail and up to a $5,000 fine.
It’s lining up to be a convenient basketball recruiting week for Kansas. The nation’s No. 1 overall player in the class of 2015 — combo guard Malik Newman — is expected to be in KU’s own backyard this week, competing in the Under Armour Jayhawk Invitational in Gardner.
Kansas football coach Charlie Weis explained in detail Tuesday why he chose sophomore Montell Cozart as his starting quarterback. We didnt want to do was go into the summertime misleading our players about who the starting quarterback was, Weis said.
In 44 years of coaching golf that have taken him to 47 states and five different countries, Chuck Evans realized something was missing from the youth experience in Kansas City.
Marcus Walker’s best playing days may be behind him, but he finds it hard to give up the game that once made him a household name in Kansas City.