Kansas football coach David Beaty gives out instruction during a drill in KU's Fan Appreciation Day practice on Saturday, August 20th at Memorial Stadium.

Matt Tait: Beaty striking right balance at start of second season

As he prepares for the start of his second season leading the Jayhawks, Kansas football coach David Beaty is keeping his focus on the present and not letting the hopes and excitement of the team’s progress and potential knock him off course. By Matt Tait

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Blast from the past

"We want to bring more respect to this program. We're tired of being looked at as 'Oh, they're going to be a 6-6, 7-5 team and finish in the bottom of the Big 12.' We don't want that anymore. I think we're going to play like that every week."

— Former KU quarterback Todd Reesing following KU's 52-7 victory over Central Michigan that opened the magical 12-1 2007 season

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