Here is the formula for mediocrity in college football: When one plowhorse uses up his eligibility, the next, almost indistinguishable from the last, takes his place.
In many cases, you just don't know what you're going to get with the 2006 Kansas University football team. How will quarterback Kerry Meier respond in game situations? How will better athletes negate lesser experience at linebacker? Will teams focus on Jon Cornish? Throw away from Aqib Talib? What could that mean?
Kansas University defensive tackle Eric Butler has been ruled ineligible by the NCAA and is no longer on the Jayhawk football team.
Members of the Kansas University football family mourned the loss of a friend Friday. Mike Fisher, who didn't let a broken neck end his football career half a century ago, died of heart failure Friday morning in a Veterans Administration hospital in Tucson, Ariz., according to friends. He was 70.
Kansas University defensive tackle Eric Butler has been ruled inelgibile and is no longer on the Jayhawk football team.
Kansas University hired former Oklahoma State aide Murphy Grant to be head football trainer last week.
Charlton Keith is gone, and so are Josi Lima, Charles Gordon, Serena Settlemier, Don Czyz and Caroline Smith.
How'd that trucker on the old recording put it? . . . "Mercy sakes, we got ourselves a convoy!" You might substitute "rivalry" for "convoy" the way the Kansas-Kansas State football-basketball linkage is shaping up. Lots of fun ahead.
Kansas University's football team landed a 2007 commitment from another in-state athlete, Haven High's Isiah Barfield.
Life keeps coming 100 mph at Travis Watkins. And the former Kansas University football player is relishing every minute of it.
Former Kansas University football defensive back Derek Berry, 41, died Sunday at his Grandview, Mo., home.
Firebirds senior running back Brian Murphy will become the third Free State High football player to become a Jayhawk in 2007.
The pipeline - which is only a few miles long - continues between Kansas University football and Free State High.
Kansas University senior offensive lineman David Ochoa is among 54 players on the Outland Trophy watch list, an honor given to the nation's best football lineman.
The Big 12 Conference's new postseason bowl lineup can be a bit confusing for football fans across the region, so let's keep it simple: If your team goes bowling, it's going to end up somewhere warm.