KANSAS CITY, Mo. - You can't fumble the football away on the opening play of the NFL season.
MANHATTAN - Leave it to Alex, my 4-year-old Texan grandson, to place a positive spin on Kansas State's season-opening 10-7 football victory over Eastern Kentucky.
MANHATTAN - At some point Saturday night at sold-out Bill Snyder Family Stadium, it undoubtedly crossed the minds of some Kansas State fans about what happened to Kansas last year in its disastrous season opener.
MANHATTAN - Kansas State football fans have stepped up for a third-straight season as athletics officials announced Thursday that all tickets to Saturday's Family Reunion matchup with Eastern Kentucky are sold out.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - St. Louis quarterback Sam Bradford mounted a pair of time-consuming first-quarter scoring drives, running back Steven Jackson had 72 first-half rushing yards and the Rams turned back the Kansas City Chiefs 14-10 Friday night in NFL preseason action.