Found November 09, 2012 on
Double Coverage Football:
Kansas State Wildcats
Alabama Crimson Tide
Oklahoma State Cowboys
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Ohio State Buckeyes
Now that that pesky election's out of the way we can all get back to the voting that we actually care about: the 2012 Heisman Trophy race. What looked clear-cut a week ago is an absolute mess again. Collin Klein is suffering from an unknown injury. Manti Te'o disappeared in his team's near-loss to Pittsburgh. AJ McCarron played like he was throwing the game until the final drive against LSU. I honestly don't even know if Geno Smith plays football anymore. Let's try to make sense of what's left of this race with three weeks to go in the season.
Book Your Flight to New York:1. COLLIN KLEIN, QB, KANSAS STATE: Klein continued to solidify his frontrunner status against Oklahoma State, throwing for 245 yards and adding 64 yards and a TD on the ground before sitting out the final quarter due to an undisclosed injury. His 16 of 22 performance pushed him into the top spot nationally in passing efficiency, but his greatest Heisman statement may have come on the ben...
BEST OF MAXIM
Projections for rankings beginning week 12:Projected BCS Top Five Kansas State Oregon Notre Dame Georgia Texas A&M* *On the BCS and Coaches Poll top five bubble: Texas A&M, Alabama, Florida, and LSU. Projected USA Today Coaches Poll Top Four Oregon Kansas State Notre Dame Georgia Projected AP Top Five Oregon Kansas State Notre Dame Georgia Ohio State ...
With only a few weeks to go, we’re getting down to the nitty-gritty of the college football season. While it looks like the Alabama Crimson Tide have passed their biggest tests and should be heading for the BCS national championship game again, their opponent is still to be determined. Kansas State, who is currently No. 2 in the BCS standings, will have to prove their mettle against...
(AP) -- Kansas State is inching closer to a potential BCS national championship game appearance.
An undefeated season and shot at the national title could be in jeopardy, however, if Heisman Trophy frontrunner Collin Klein can't play.
The second-ranked Wildcats hope Klein will be available to start Saturday against TCU, which with its own replacement quarterback already well...
TCU's Gary Patterson started his coaching career as a graduate assistant for Kansas State's first bowl team.
Now he's seen up-close how good his alma mater has become three decades later.
Heisman Trophy hopeful quarterback Collin Klein ran for two touchdowns and third-ranked Kansas State bolstered its chances in the national championship chase with a 23-10 victory over...
Week ten of the college football season saw some of the top teams in the country almost lose as Alabama and Notre Dame has close calls. Would that help AJ McCarron and Manti Te'o because they had to persevere to win or will it hurt? Kansas State's Collin Klein got knocked out of his teams win over Oklahoma State and Kenyon Barner made a statement against Monte Kiffin'...
No. 3 Kansas State (9-0, 6-0 Big 12) at TCU (6-3, 3-3), 7 p.m. (Fox)
Line: Off (Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein questionable)
Series Record: TCU leads 3-2.
WHAT'S AT STAKE
Kansas State is No. 2 in the BCS standings and trying to stay in position not only for the Big 12 title but a spot in the national championship game. The Wildcats are going for their first 10-0 record...
On the weekend he returned from an injury that seemed to threaten his hopes at the Heisman trophy, Collin Klein was able to put in a solid performance in a key victory over TCU on Saturday, using his feet to help push Kansas State. Klein was admittedly underwhelming through the air, passing for just 145 yards and no touchdowns with a pick thrown. But his ground game...
FORT WORTH, Texas Texas A&M paid anywhere from 9.31 to 12.41 million, depending on your media source of choice, to secede from the Big 12 in February.
Aggies felt this to be too much, Big 12 types too little.
Now, though, A&M has delivered what all parties have to agree was a fair parting gift, beating No. 1 Alabama, 29-24, behind a Heisman-worthy performance by Johnny...
Well this should be interesting. Former Kansas State player and Kansas native, Gary Patterson, gets his first shot at his alma mater with a chance of putting an end to Kansas State's national title hopes.
It's been an up and down first season for the Horned Frogs in the Big 12. We knew coming in they were going to be a young team, but they've also been forced to...
The Alabama Crimson Tide were down 29 to 24 needing a touchdown to win. AJ McCarron threw up a bomb to a wide open Kenny Bell to put them in a position for a possible game winning score against the Texas A&M Aggies and Johnny “Football” Manziel. Once in the read zone, Texas A&M held the Alabama Crimson Tide to 4th and goal where AJ McCarron was picked off in the red zone...
The hype entering Saturday's game between top-ranked Alabama and No. 15 Texas A&M revolves around the Crimson Tide's dominate defense and the Aggies' prolific offense.
But that only tells part of the story. It overshadows Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron and Texas A&M defensive end Damontre Moore. McCarron is a Heisman Trophy candidate who hasn't thrown an...