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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) Every week, the pressure on Collin Klein becomes a little more oppressive.
The senior quarterback has No. 2 Kansas State atop the BCS standings with two games standing in the way of likely playing for a national title. Klein's the front-runner for the Heisman Trophy, the poster boy for the program and this week the cover boy for Sports Illustrated.
It's enough to make even the most ardent Bill Snyder disciple lose focus.
Whenever that focus starts to wane or the spotlight shines so brightly that Klein can hardly see, the star player turns to his closest confidant for a sympathetic ear.
It happens to be his younger brother, Kyle.
And he happens to be his teammate.
"I mean, no doubt about it, other than my wife, he's my best friend," Klein said during an interview with The Associated Press. "There's obviously a businesslike mentality for both of us when we're on the field, but it's still totally a brotherly connection a...
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Every week, the pressure on Collin Klein becomes a little more oppressive.
The senior quarterback has No. 2 Kansas State atop the BCS standings with two games standing in the way of likely playing for a national title. Klein is the front-runner for the Heisman Trophy, the poster boy for the program, and this week the cover boy for Sports Illustrated.
It's enough to make even...
With just a few weeks left, Collin Klein has a strong lead in the Heisman race and will have to seriously underachieve over his last two games to lose it. The Wildcats' quarterback is being recognized for his leadership skills as well as his impressive output. Kansas State coach Bill Snyder said, “They respond to him, not only by what he does, but also what he addresses...
Collin Klein and Kansas State are two wins away from almost certainly playing for the school's first national championship.
The second-ranked Wildcats (10-0) are headed to Texas for the second Saturday night in a row. This time they play Baylor (4-5), which is still trying to get bowl eligible after losing its Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback to the NFL.
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Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein remains the Heisman favorite heading into the last three weeks of the season, according to the latest HeismanPundit/CBSSports.com Heisman Straw Poll released on Tuesday. Klein, a senior, collected six first-place votes from the 11-member panel of Heisman voters for a total of 26 points, putting him atop the weekly survey for the fourth week in [...]
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