MANHATTAN - Jake Waters and Daniel Sams competed throughout spring for the starting quarterback job at Kansas State. They kept competing during the summer, too, and right into fall.
LAWRENCE - It doesn't matter what the weather is like in Kansas. Doesn't matter the time of day, either.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs parted ways with one of their most polarizing quarterbacks in recent years on Sunday, cutting Ricky Stanzi, a former fifth-round draft pick who never saw the field yet some fans seemed to love.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Jake Waters will be under center when defending Big 12 champion Kansas State opens its season Friday night against defending FCS national champion North Dakota State.
PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Steelers spent 25 minutes knocking around Alex Smith.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The wooden desk is covered in paper now, eight months after Andy Reid first slid behind it. Scouting reports and personnel sheets and a thousand other notes, a mess of thoughts and ideas scribbled up and broken down for future consideration.
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DETROIT - Reggie Bush wasn't a factor at all in the running game for the Detroit Lions on Thursday night.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Quarterback Alex Smith might as well have been playing Paul Newman's part from the seminal 1967 film "Cool Hand Luke" after the Kansas City Chiefs struggled in a preseason loss to San Francisco.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - After signing autographs for what seemed like an hour, Dwayne Bowe finally walked up the long grassy hill toward the locker room, still smiling after a hard, hot practice.
AMES, Iowa - For years, Iowa State head coach Paul Rhoads has insisted that the Cyclones are bigger, stronger, faster and more athletic than ever.
FORT WORTH, Texas - Texas Christian University head coach Gary Patterson and the Horned Frogs knew things were going to be different in the Big 12.
2013 KANSAS CITY CHIEFS SCHEDULE
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers are hoping a change of scenery will give two disappointing first-round picks an opportunity to realize their potential.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In Friday night's National Football League preseason game with the San Francisco 49ers, the Kansas City Chiefs went away from using the fullback in their offensive game plan as they searched for some answers in their passing game, leaving Anthony Sherman and Braden Wilson out of the mix for much of the night.