Found December 06, 2012 on
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Collin Klein, the quarterback of the Kansas State Wildcats, made it to the Home Depot College Football Award show tonight along with Barrett Jones, Johnny “Football” Manziel, and Montee Ball. It seems Collin Klein brought a nice young blonde co-ed with him (who happens to be his wife). I guess that’s one of the perks of being a Maxwell & Davey O’Brien Award finalist and possibly a Heisman finalist. Klein even accounted for 7 TDs in one game.
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The Heisman and Kansas State don’t have much of a past together. For a while it looked like Wildcats senior quarterback Collin Klein might change that. He led the HeismanPundit/CBSSports.com Heisman Straw Poll for four weeks from mid-October until mid-November. If not for his team’s 52-24 debacle at Baylor, Klein would be giving the trophy [...]
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) Collin Klein is the Heisman Trophy finalist who fits no mold.
He was lightly recruited out of high school and ultimately chose to attend Kansas State, a program that had fallen on hard times. He was turned into a wide receiver, and then went back to being a quarterback, where he sat on the bench and bided his time.
It finally came last year, when he led the...
There were times when Collin Klein's mother couldn't help but worry, when she would watch her son take a snap from center, dodge a couple of defenders and then take off at a gallop.
The play would usually end up with Kansas State's quarterback taking a big hit, the kind that caused Kelly Klein to gasp. The kid would invariably drag himself off the turf, blood usually...
Kansas State QB Collin Klein has been named the winner of the 2012 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award.
Klein was selected from an original field of...
More than half the Kansas State defense made first- or second-team All-Big 12, with three selections on each squad.
If you missed it this morning you can catch my entire season of ballots (Geno Smith! AJ McCarron!) right here and have a good laugh at my expense, or we can just pretend some of those never happened and move right into the final Heisman ballot of the season, featuring the three finalists who made the trip to New York. Let's count them down...
3. COLLIN KLEIN, QB, KANSAS STATE...
Nearly two weeks after their fifth consecutive Civil War victory the Oregon football team returned to the Moshovsky Center to begin preparation for their Fiesta Bowl Showdown with the Kansas State Wildcats.