Kansas safety Fish Smithson looks to wrap up cornerback Ronnie Davis during Fan Appreciation Day, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 at Memorial Stadium.

Column: ‘Fish’ proof of KU’s depth

Nobody has to tell Kansas University sophomore safety Anthony “Fish” Smithson that failing to prepare is preparing to fail. By Tom Keegan

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Blast from the past

“Everybody’s against coach (Charlie) Weis. We’re trying to change that. Everybody’s saying he’s a bad coach or he’s a bad person. It’s up to us to change that.”

— Kansas football defensive tackle Keon Stowers, on October 19, 2013, following the Jayhawks' 34-19 home loss to Oklahoma. Though outsiders might have been jumping off the KU/Weis bandwagon, Stowers defended his coach, saying Weis gets the players "riled up" before games.

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