KU Sports Hour: How big is this week's game at Duke for Kansas football & what do the Jayhawks do at RB with Velton Gardner gone?
After opening the 2021 season with a feel-good win over South Dakota at home, the Kansas football team has dropped two straight, including last week's 45-7 beatdown at the hands of Baylor.
So KU heads to Durham, N.C., for its final nonconference game of the season against a Duke team that lost its opener but won the next two, including a win over Northwestern last week.
Even though the big picture rebuilding process continues to be king for Kansas, there's still a lot at stake in this week's game and we go over some of that here.
This episode of The KU Sports Hour includes:
• Just how big a better showing against Duke would be for KU
• How realistic is it that Kansas can be in this game?
• What does the Kansas offense do at running back now that Velton Gardner has left the team?
• How does you define progress for KU QB Jason Bean?
• And more...