August 14, 2017
Kansas defensive tackle Daniel Wise throws down a sled during practice on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017 at the grass fields adjacent to Hoglund Ballpark.
As the head football coach at Kansas, David Beaty has his hands full with a myriad of responsibilities, so he doesn’t mind letting his players have a voice in at least one critical decision. The Jayhawks, not the coach, decide on team captains, via private votes. They elected Dorance Armstrong Jr., Daniel Wise, Joe Dineen, Jeremiah Booker and Denzell Evans. By Benton Smith
Kansas football head coach David Beaty and his staff made public Monday evening their first depth chart of the 2017 season, which included some expected “or” distinctions at the most contested positions on the roster. By Benton Smith
The defensive playbook has been installed and athletes on coordinator Clint Bowen’s side of the ball have no problems getting lined up or identifying assignments. Still, following Kansas football’s 13th preseason practice Monday, Bowen explained what the defense has shown him has left him underwhelmed. By Benton Smith