Aqib Talib charges dismissed

Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reported Monday that the case against former Kansas University cornerback Aqib Talib had been dropped.

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Catching on: Ex-KU tight end Tim Biere ready to begin NFL career

Former Kansas University tight end Tim Biere is a realist, and that characteristic served him well last weekend as he watched the 2012 NFL Draft without worrying too much about it.

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Appeal unsuccessful: NCAA denies hardship waiver for KU WR Justin McCay

Oklahoma transfer and Kansas City native will sit out 2012 season

Not yet. So says the NCAA, which on Wednesday, after an appeal heard by the Subcommittee for Legislative Relief, denied the hardship waiver requested by Kansas University wide receiver Justin McCay, making the sophomore from Bishop Miege High ineligible to play during the upcoming season.

Free agency best bet for KU’s NFL hopefuls

Although most of the former Kansas University football players eligible for this year’s NFL Draft will go undrafted and be scooped up via free-agent deals in the days that follow, the group had one of the best advisers around heading into pre-draft workouts.

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Talking Tim Tebow: Ex-Jayhawk Chris Harris happy to have quarterback on his side in Denver

The first time former Kansas University defensive back Chris Harris met Tim Tebow, he was too fired up to notice.

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Nice pick: Former Jayhawk DB Chris Harris proving to be good free-agent addition by Denver Broncos

Last April, when former Kansas University defensive back Chris Harris tuned in to watch the final few rounds of the 2011 NFL Draft, he didn’t really expect to hear his name called.

Former KU football player Anthony Collins at home of Bengals teammate during drug raid

For authorities tracking a marijuana shipment from California, the trail ended unexpectedly at the home of a Cincinnati Bengals player in suburban northern Kentucky where police say they found more drugs.

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Hot-lanta reunion: Kerry Meier expected to attend KU-Georgia Tech rematch

When the Kansas University football team invades Atlanta this weekend for its highly anticipated rematch against Georgia Tech, the Jayhawks are expected to get a boost from an old friend.

CB Aqib Talib meets with Roger Goodell

Cornerback Aqib Talib has rejoined the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after missing one day of practice to meet with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell about the player’s role in an offseason shooting in Texas.

Former Jayhawks get shot in NFL

While last Monday’s announcement of the end of the NFL lockout marked a big day for the professional football players of the world, it also proved to be a huge moment for a few undrafted, former college players who have had to wait a lot longer than any before them to get their shot at living out their dreams.

Gale Sayers challenges NFL players

Former Kansas running back wants help for retirees

Gale Sayers sent a stern message to NFL players, challenging them to help those who paved the way.

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Former KU cornerback Aqib Talib indicted in alleged gun incident

Former Kansas University cornerback and current Tampa Bay Buccaneer Aqib Talib has been indicted on a charge accusing him of firing a gun at his sister's boyfriend.

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NFL Draft-day dreams: Former Jayhawks hope to be chosen

Although no Jayhawks are expecting to hear their names called tonight, when the 2011 NFL Draft kicks off in prime time at 7 p.m., the arrival of the first round of the annual pro draft brings with it a mixed bag of emotions for a handful of former Kansas University football players.

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Former Jayhawk CB Aqib Talib accused of shooting at man in Dallas area

Police in a Dallas suburb issued an arrest warrant for Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Aqib Talib, accusing him of firing a gun at his sister's boyfriend.

NFL reviewing argument between former KU football star Aqib Talib, game official

The NFL is looking into a verbal confrontation between Tampa Bay cornerback Aqib Talib and an official who worked the Buccaneers’ game against the Baltimore Ravens.