2022 NFL combine: Let’s meet some later-round QBs for the Detroit Lions ahead of on-field drills
The Detroit Lions have been tied to some of those quarterbacks through recent mock drafts, with Howell, Willis and Corral the most common names. Lions quarterback Jared Goff remains under team control through 2024. Zappe called the opportunity to work with an NFL coaching staff in that environment a dream-making moment. “We did a lot of stuff a lot of people do in the NFL and other offenses in college. Then on game day would be up in the press box with the OC, shadowing what he was doing -- taking notes on coverages where I like and throwing out suggestions.mlive.com
Va Tech ending nation’s longest bowl streak at 27 years
(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)Virginia Tech is ending the nation’s longest bowl streak at 27 years. Hokies coach Justin Fuente said Wednesday the players decided to bypass postseason, ending their pandemic-hit season at 5-6. Kansas State lost its last five games but was in line for a bowl game because it finished seventh in the Big 12. Its opponent, UTSA, switched to the First Responders Bowl — likely against Kansas State before its own outbreak. The Frisco Bowl is among a dozen bowl games that have been canceled.
No. 14 Oklahoma State holds off Kansas State, 20-18
Kansas State quarterback Will Howard (15) passes to a teammate during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State in Manhattan, Kan., Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020. “With all the adversity we faced, all the guys out, we just found a way," Oklahoma State linebacker Amen Ogbongbemiga said. “You're a true freshman,” Kansas State coach Chris Klieman said, “and some of those things are going to happen, but you know what? After six first-half punts, Oklahoma State finally got on the board with a field goal. Kansas State was marching for the go-ahead score when Howard had the ball punched out by Israel Antwine and right into Taylor's waiting hands.
Kansas State stuns No. 3 Oklahoma 38-35
Kansas State quarterback Skylar Thompson (10) passes in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, in Norman, Okla. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). It was Kansas State's first-ever road win against a top-three team in the AP poll. Kansas State upset Oklahoma 48-41 in Manhattan, Kansas, last year. Kansas State said earlier in the week it was struggling to have enough players available at all position groups to play the game because of COVID-19. Kansas State's Jahron McPherson intercepted Rattler in the final minute to help close out the win.
Kansas State football vs. Kansas: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
LAWRENCE, Kan. Kansas State will look to keep its foot on the neck of instate rival Kansas when they meet in another installment of the Sunflower Showdown on Saturday in Lawrence. "It's a big game with the Governor's Cup and those things, but we can't get caught up in those things," Kansas State coach Chris Klieman told the media. Kansas State is No. Kansas has dropped 35 straight games against ranked opponents, including three in a row against ranked Kansas State squads, since beating No. PREDICTION: Kansas State 44, Kansas 27
Oklahoma football vs. Kansas State: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Jalen Hurts #1 of the Oklahoma Sooners breaks free from the pocket on a run during the first half of a game against the UCLA Bruins at the Rose Bowl on September 14, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. Coming off one of the most efficient passing performances in school history, the Alabama transfer attempts to continue what has been a dream season on Saturday when the fifth-ranked Sooners visit Kansas State. Oklahoma boasts the nation's top scoring offense (50.4 points), while Kansas State owns the Big 12's top scoring defense (18.7). The Sooners have won 22 consecutive true road contests and have scored at least 34 points in a school-record 17 straight games. PREDICTION: Oklahoma 45, Kansas State 17More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Kansas State football vs. Baylor: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
The Bears, though, will leave the state of Texas for the first time Saturday when they travel to Kansas State for a Big 12 road clash. Kansas State, meanwhile, wasn't so fortunate, falling at Oklahoma State 26-13 on Saturday in its Big 12 opener after a 3-0 start. Brewer ranks third among Big 12 quarterbacks in efficiency, completing 66.4 percent of his throws with 10 TDs and no interceptions. Kansas State's second-leading receiver, wideout Malik Knowles (nine catches-137 yards-two TDs), missed the Oklahoma State game with an unspecified "lower-body" injury, and his status remains uncertain for Saturday. PREDICTION: Kansas State 27, Baylor 26More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Kansas State football vs. Oklahoma State: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Kansas State defeated Texas Tech 42-35 in overtime.STILLWATER, Okla. - Kansas State and new head coach Chris Klieman have won over some preseason skeptics with a 3-0 start. But the true tests still await, starting Saturday night when the 22nd-ranked Wildcats kick off Big 12 play at Oklahoma State. ABOUT KANSAS STATE (3-0)Klieman has made the jump to the Big 12 after winning four FCS national titles in five seasons at North Dakota State. Even with the loss to Texas, Oklahoma State is 6-2 in its last eight games against ranked opponents. PREDICTION: Oklahoma State 27, Kansas State 24More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Mississippi State football vs. Kansas State: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
- A pair of impressive wins and a strong start from the new quarterback pushed Mississippi State into the Top 25 for the first time this season. The 23rd-ranked Bulldogs will try to prove they belong when they face their stiffest challenge of the nonconference slate when Kansas State visits on Saturday. LINE: Mississippi State -7.5. "We want to be a team that is balanced, and can run and pass with people (and have) effectiveness," Moorhead told reporters. PREDICTION: Mississippi State 17, Kansas State 13More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Kansas State football vs. Bowling Green: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Skylar Thompson #10 of the Kansas State Wildcats looks to pass the football during the game against the Texas Tech Red Raiders on November 4, 2017 at Jones AT&T Stadium in Lubbock, Texas. Kansas State defeated Texas Tech 42-35 in overtime.MANHATTAN, Kan. - Kansas State looks to stay on the winning track under first-year head coach Chris Klieman when it hosts Bowling Green on Saturday. Kansas State has scored an FBS-best 113 non-offensive touchdowns since 1999. Bowling Green has dropped seven consecutive non-conference road games. PREDICTION: Kansas State 45, Bowling Green 13More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Kansas State football vs. Nicholls: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
Skylar Thompson #10 of the Kansas State Wildcats looks to pass the football during the game against the Texas Tech Red Raiders on November 4, 2017 at Jones AT&T Stadium in Lubbock, Texas. Kansas State defeated Texas Tech 42-35 in overtime.MANHATTAN, Kan. - Kansas State is set to begin life without the legendary Bill Snyder when it opens the new season at home with FCS foe Nicholls State on Saturday. LINE: Kansas State -22.5"What coach Snyder did at Kansas State was nothing short of remarkable and I'm going to feed off that," Klieman told reporters. Kansas State has averaged 55 points over its last three games against Southland Conference opponents. PREDICTION: Kansas State 41, Nicholls 23More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.