April 15, 2017
Team Jayhawks receiver Daylon Charlot has a pass broken up by Team KU cornerback Julian Chandler (25) during the first quarter of the 2017 Spring Game on Saturday, April 15 at Memorial Stadium.
When the Kansas football team published its first depth chart of the season this week no revelation on the 2-deep resonated quite like former Alabama wide receiver Daylon Charlot’s presence on the second string. What’s more, Charlot, a four-star recruit during his prep days in Patterson, La., was listed by his coaches as an either/or option, with sophomore Evan Fairs. By Benton Smith
Preseason Kansas football camp begins on Tuesday. But the Jayhawks aren’t worried about coming in rusty. Every week they were on campus this summer, team leaders made sure players convened every Tuesday for seven-on-seven competition — offense versus defense. By Benton Smith
The 2017 Kansas football season is still four months away. And no one working inside Anderson Family Football Complex is happier about that length of time than cornerbacks coach Kenny Perry. Charged with training the least experienced unit in the program this spring, saying the co-defensive coordinator had a lot to tackle, Perry will tell you, is an understatement. By Benton Smith