PHOENIX—The question was put to Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder rather bluntly: “Is Oregon the best collective team that you feel this team will face this season?” The Oklahoma Sooners — ranked sixth when the Wildcats went into Norman and escaped with a 24-19 win — might object to that line of reasoning, but [...]
PHOENIX — If Chip Kelly ever decides football isn’t for him anymore he may look to comedy as an alternate career. During his largest press conference of the week, the suit-donning Kelly quipped deadpan answers to the room of over 100 journalists, just a day before the Fiesta Bowl. Kelly wise-cracked without hesitation, often with [...]
If it comes down to a kick, Kansas State will be ready. During the 15-minute window of time the media was allowed to observe the Wildcats’ last practice before their bowl game on Thursday, K-State kickers took turns practicing game-scenario field goals. Every attempt from 20, 30, 40 yards and beyond, glided through the posts [...]
**Editor’s Note: Each week during football season we will feature an essay from the opponent’s student newspaper on how Oregon will lose. This week’s edition is from Mark Kern, from Kansas State’s The Collegian.** When looking at the Oregon offense, there is no denying that they are the most explosive offense in the country. With Kenjon [...]
A roundup of FBS college coaches’ salaries.