Getting to know Central Michigan

Kansas quarterback Todd Reesing looks to toss his wristbands into the crowd of young Jayhawk faithfuls following their 52-7 win over the Central Michigan Chippewas, Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007 at Memorial Stadium.

The last time Central Michigan visited Memorial Stadium, the Todd Reesing-led Kansas University football team dismantled the Chippewas, 52-7, setting the tone for what turned ...


Who to choose? KU or CMU?

The Lawrence Journal-World staffers are only picking six games per week, but once again no one got through the previous weekend with an unbeaten record. ...

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Teammates support Cozart after rough road performance

Kansas quarterback Montell Cozart celebrates with receiver Tony Pierson after the two connected for a touchdown against Southeast Missouri State during the third quarter on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at Memorial Stadium.

When Kansas University’s offensive veterans look at quarterback Montell Cozart, they don’t see the guy who struggled to an 11-for-27, 89-yard passing outing at Duke, ...

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KU football senior Keon Stowers is sick of double-teams and ready to break out

Kansas defensive lineman Keon Stowers looks up at the scoreboard during the third quarter on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

He entered the season hoping for a monster season, one that would show off the blood, sweat and tears he put into fine-tuning his skills ...

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Cozart talks with media about Duke outing

Kansas quarterback Montell Cozart is tailed by Duke defenders Kyler Brown (56) and David Helton (47) during the first quarter on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2013 at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.

Kansas University sophomore quarterback Montell Cozart on Wednesday met with the media for the first time since his disappointing outing at Duke last weekend in ...

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Three & Out with Central Michigan…

• Kansas Jayhawks (1-1) vs. Central Michigan (2-1) — 2:30 p.m. (central) Saturday, Sept. 20, Memorial Stadium, Lawrence, Kansas — Three and out, with the ...

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Seven best quotes from Charlie Weis today

Kansas head football coach Charlie Weis answers questions from media members during a press conference  on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014 in Mrkonic Auditorium. Weis addressed preparations for the Jayhawks' upcoming home game against Central Michigan and also the play of quarterback Montell Cozart, which he hopes to be improved by this weekend.

If the Kansas football team can’t snap out of its funk this weekend with a victory against a Central Michigan squad coming off a 37-point ...

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Weis, Jayhawks have plenty of issues to address this week

Kansas defenders Jake Love (57) and Victor Simmons can't stop a throw from Duke quarterback Anthony Boone during the first quarter on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2013 at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.

In the nearly three days that have passed since Kansas University’s football team suffered its first embarrassment of the season, in a 41-3 loss at ...

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KU QB Montell Cozart deserves time to show improvement

Duke defenders Kyler Brown (56) and David Helton (47) stay hot on the trail of Kansas quarterback Montell Cozart during the first quarter on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2013 at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.

Don't take this as me being a Montell Cozart or Kansas University football apologist looking for a silver lining during a few dark days. It's ...

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Monday Report Card: Duke

Kansas cornerback JaCorey Shepherd jumps on the back of Duke running back Josh Snead after a catch during second quarter on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2013 at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.

We've already covered The Day After so now here's a quick look back at a few grades from Saturday's 41-3 loss at Duke.... • BEN ...

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The Day After: Disappointment at Duke

Kansas quarterback Montell Cozart reacts after a turnover on downs by the Jayhawks against Duke during the first quarter on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2013 at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.

The road losing streak hit 28, the final score left Kansas 38 points shy and an unknown number of KU fans were up in arms ...

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CB Shepherd stands out for KU in loss at Duke

  1. JaCorey Shepherd: Did a strong job of covering leading receiver Jamison Crowder, who caught just two passes for 14 yards. 2. Ben Heeney: Led ...
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Offensive line needs better performance at Duke

Durham, N.C. — The last 27 times Kansas has played a football game outside of Lawrence, it has lost. Upsetting Duke today could do more ...

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Getting to know Duke football

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski talks with his team during the Blue Devils’ 76-60 victory Jan. 15 against Virginia. Ranked No. 3 in the country but sure to fall after Sunday’s 93-78 loss to St. John’s, Duke is the early betting favorite to win the NCAA championship, but the field is so wide-open, the Devils’ 3/1 odds seem a bit of a stretch.

We all know about the Duke men’s basketball program and the powerhouse coach Mike Krzyzewski has built in Durham, North Carolina. But how well do ...


More than one picker bold enough to choose KU at Duke

Not one member of our Pick Six crew got through Week 1 unscathed, but we'll try again this college football Saturday. We've got a few ...

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5-foot-11 JaCorey Shepherd goes over how to cover 6-6 Duke WR Issac Blakeney

Kansas cornerback JaCorey Shepherd (25) wraps up Mountaineer receiver Stedman Bailey (3) before the ball reached him in the second half of KU's 59-10 loss Saturday against West Virginia University in Morgantown, W.Va. Shepherd was called for pass interference on the play.

Good evening ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to tonight's main event. In the red corner, standing at 5 feet, 11 inches and weighing in at ...

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Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk’s confidence not lost in translation

Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk of Ukraine competes during the U16 Eurobasket 2013 first-round match between Ukraine and Latvia at Palace of Sport in Kiev, Ukraine, on Aug. 8, 2013.

The man working the television camera looked to the media relations staff for help and asked for a microphone check. After Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk was asked ...

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Three & Out with Duke…

Duke Head Coach David Cutcliffe talks with quarterback Anthony Boone (7) in the second half of an NCAA college football game at Veterans Memorial Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Troy, Ala. (AP Photo/ Hal Yeager)

• Kansas Jayhawks (1-0) at Duke (2-0) 2:30 p.m. (central) Saturday, Sept. 13, Wallace Wade Stadium, Durham, North Carolina Three and out, with the Duke ...

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Weis sees a confident bunch of Jayhawks preparing for road test at Duke

The Kansas Jayhawks hold themselves back before bursting onto the field prior to kickoff against Southeast Missouri State on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at Memorial Stadium.

Kansas University football coach Charlie Weis wasn’t feeling too sour Tuesday at his weekly press conference, despite the Jayhawks’ disappointing finish to their season opener ...

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The challenges — and advantages — of coaching football at a basketball school

Kansas men's basketball coach Bill Self and KU football coach Charlie Weis get together for a radio talk show Monday, July 30, 2012, at the Oread Hotel.

Saturday's match-up between 1-0 Kansas and 2-0 Duke no doubt would grab much more attention if it were played in Allen Fieldhouse or Cameroon Indoor ...

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