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Notebook: Beaty Expecting Jumps for Wise and Dineen

And that’s why you always leave a note

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A quick Fall Sports preview: Get to know KU volleyball, soccer, track
If you're interested in some coverage that goes beyond just football and men's basketball, was out at KU's Fall Sports media day to hear from the coaches and get a sense of where things are at heading into the upcoming semester.

The story behind KU football QB Miles Kendrick's 'Always and Forever' tattoo
The JUCO transfer and KU football quarterback has no problem speaking to difficult topics like the stereotypes of black quarterbacks, and he has no problem jumping back and forth between football topics — Kendrick has been praised by the coaches as a student of the game — and really anything else.

KU football coach David Beaty expecting jumps for Daniel Wise, Joe Dineen
“Absolutely, I do think it could be a great year for them, obviously barring injury and the thing we all fear for guys. Those are two guys in addition to the Tyrone Millers of the world, they’re some guys that have been with us through a lot that could have went — they could have went somewhere else," said Beaty. "A couple of [the seniors are eligible as] grad transfers and they could have done that. They stuck with this program and it wasn’t even a question. That never came into their mind, which tells me how much they love this place. They love this university."

Sunrise Christian Academy senior Malik Hall cuts list to five: KU, Missouri out
Basketball player Malik Hall, a 6-foot-8 senior small forward from Sunrise Christian Academy in Bel Aire, Kan., on Saturday cut his recruiting list to Oklahoma, Texas, Michigan State, Purdue and Oregon.

Other Sports

Alabama Is Spending $600 Million On Ridiculous Stadium Upgrades
Instead of wages for labor or maybe funding for educational purposes, that $600 million will be spent on upgrades for their football and basketball stadiums to become even more efficient at bilking nostalgic rich alums out of their money under the guise of “donations.” Here are the elaborate renderings of the renovations that will somehow be worth more than the GDP of a small island nation.

Minnesota Vikings lose 6 players to injury in preseason game
Sloppy play, penalties and injuries hurt the Vikings in a 14-10 preseason loss to the Jaguars on Saturday, and the injuries might have a lasting effect as the team prepares for Week 1.

Quintez Cephus, Wisconsin Badgers receiver, taking leave as charges loom
Wisconsin Badgers starting wide receiver Quintez Cephus is taking a leave of absence from the team in anticipation of being charged for an incident that took place in April.

Kansas City Chiefs to sign veteran CB Orlando Scandrick
The Kansas City Chiefs are set to sign CB Orlando Scandrick, a league source tells ESPN's Field Yates.

Other News

Dwyane Wade Asks Jimmy Butler To Kindly Wipe His Drool Off Gabrielle Union's Instagram Photos
Dwyane Wade and Jimmy Butler were previously teammates on the Chicago Bulls, so this could be a lighthearted gag between friends. Uh, maybe.

What's The Dumbest Way You've Injured Yourself?
I cut my tongue deeply when I licked the knife after making a PB&J. I bled for hours, sitting there with a dish towel in my mouth while my then-girlfriend googled to see if stitches are a thing you can get in your tongue. (Ed Note - sound off in the comments about the dumbest way you have injured yourself)

Video of the Day

This guy has some really cool insight into the making of some of your favorite songs. Worth your time if you are a music nerd