K-State hired Chris Klieman from North Dakota State as its new football coach. He walks into a difficult situation replacing legend Bill Snyder, even with the comfort of K-State athletic director Gene Taylor, who he’s known for years.
Some other guys are having fine seasons. But there’s only one true front-runner for the NFL’s Most Valuable Player award, and his name is Patrick Mahomes. The Kansas City Chiefs quarterback has MVP written all over him.
Video released Friday showed that Kareem Hunt pushed and kicked a woman, and he is good enough at football that the Chiefs might have stuck by him. If not them, then someone else in the NFL. But it’s because he lied that he’s now unemployed.
Sporting KC playing Portland on Thursday for a spot in MLS Cup is about Peter Vermes — the coach and technical director and man most responsible for one of Kansas City’s great sports success stories — navigating the growing and changing league.