Kansas Jayhawk News and Notes 8.30.12

Kansas Football

Getting defensive: Kansas defense out to prove it’s improved | KUsports.com
“We definitely have something to prove,” said senior safety Bradley McDougald. “Prove that we’re not actually the worst defense in the country. We’re going to start there.”

Olathe North’s Doug Peete relishes chance to beat KU - KansasCity.com
Peete — a 6-foot-3, 255-pound converted linebacker — is one of seven South Dakota State players who will be returning to the Kansas City area for the matchup with Kansas.

Dayne Crist not the only playmaker in KU's offense | KUsports.com
“We’ve got some players around him who are pretty good,” Weis said. “It isn’t like he’s coming into an empty cupboard. Everyone likes to talk about, ‘Well, there aren’t enough players.’ Well, we maybe don’t have a ton of them. But we have some, and the ones we have, they’re pretty good. So he’s going to have an opportunity to make some plays.”

KU's Parmalee in line for early snaps | CJOnline.com
“You bring him in and he is 170 pounds soaking wet and you figure, OK, let’s sit him down for a year and let him develop,” Weis said. “But he has just made too many plays. He has made them in the return game, he has made them at receiver, he makes them every day.”

Kansas Basketball

Misc.

Baylor Starter Kaeron Johnson Done Due To Back Surgery - SBNation.com
This is definitely significant. Baylor has already been suspect on defense and now they remove a key piece. Could this be a swing game for Kansas?

LSU-Oregon title game headlines preseason bowl projections - Stewart Mandel - SI.com
Another bowl projection, surprise!

Big 12 conference preview leads with Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia - Stewart Mandel - SI.com
Hey 3 wins! better than some.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Rock Chalk Talk

You must be a member of Rock Chalk Talk to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Rock Chalk Talk. You should read them.

Join Rock Chalk Talk

You must be a member of Rock Chalk Talk to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Rock Chalk Talk. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker