The Rock Chalkboard
Les Miles 'betting' on improvement from Kansas offensive line
"I know that our line coach [Luke Meadows] is busting his tail," Miles said, asked about that very topic Saturday. "I know the kids that are playing for him are really good people and committed to being quality players. I saw him speak to his group at halftime. I just believe that the'll make something out of that group. And that group is talented. I still — I'm betting that they get better as we go."
Analysis: Reevaluating KU's 2021 class after Keon Coleman news
Kansas lost a big part of its 2021 recruiting class on Tuesday with the decommitment of four-star wideout Keon Coleman. Those who have followed his recruitment on our site knew it was going to be battle to hold onto Coleman. We wrote that in a July update right before his commitment and then again alluded to it in August.
Johnson: Predicting a potential KU basketball starting five
There’s still a ways to go before KU men’s basketball opens a season that should be filled with plenty of uncertainty. But whenever and wherever the Jayhawks finally tip-off for the first time, they’ll do so with a roster that returns some experience.
Top247 WR Keon Coleman decommits from Kansas
Opelousas (La.) Catholic School Top247 2021 receiver Keon Coleman has decommitted from Kansas. The four-star prospect had committed to Les Miles and the Jayhawks back on July 4.
Big 12 rankings by ESPN FPI
Year after year, the Big 12 Conference plays out the same way. Maybe there are one or two different teams that contend at the top, but when the games start to become crucial down the stretch, it’s the Oklahoma Sooners who come out on top. But this year is different.
Five-star Daimion Collins names his final five
Kansas: "They tell me how I would be a good fit to their squad and that they need me to come in and make an impact because they are losing some bigs"
Bits o Chalk
Source - New England Patriots' Stephon Gilmore tests positive for COVID-19; no practice for team
New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore has tested positive for COVID-19, league sources confirmed to ESPN, and the team has canceled its Wednesday practice.
Source -- Tennessee Titans players test positive for coronavirus
Two Tennessee Titans players have tested positive for COVID-19, a source told ESPN's Dan Graziano on Wednesday.
Breanna Stewart named WNBA Finals MVP after leading Seattle Storm to fourth WNBA championship
Seattle Storm forward Breanna Stewart added to her extensive trophy collection Tuesday night with a second WNBA title and a second WNBA Finals MVP award. A year ago at this time, she was recovering from an Achilles injury that forced her to miss the 2019 WNBA season.
LeBron James' pregame text message sets tone for Los Angeles Lakers in Game 4 NBA Finals win
LeBron James woke up from his pregame nap on Tuesday and included two words in a text to the Los Angeles Lakers' group chat that said it all: Must win.
Hurricane Delta Makes Landfall In Yucatan Peninsula, Then a Threat to U.S. Gulf Coast Late This Week | The Weather Channel
Hurricane Delta has made landfall in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula and thereafter is a significant danger to the U.S. Gulf Coast beginning Friday.
Liam Gallagher, Johnny Marr and others respond to Chancellor's plea for people to "adapt" their jobs
Responding to his comments, Liam Gallagher wrote: “So the dopes in gov telling musicians and people in arts to retrain and get another job what and become massive c**ts like you nah yer alright c’mon you know LG x”.
Biden says there shouldn't be a second debate if Trump still has Covid-19 - CNNPolitics
"Well, I think if he still has Covid, we shouldn't have a debate," Biden told reporters in Maryland. "I think we're gonna have to follow very strict guidelines. Too many people have been infected and it's a very serious problem."
Kalispell residents protest COVID-19 measures | KECI
A group of about 20 people protested the mask policy in schools, COVID-19 spending and limits on public meetings in Kalispell.
Watch Eddie Van Halen perform 'Jump' at last ever Van Halen concert
Fans have been sharing footage of Eddie Van Halen‘s final live performance with Van Halen, following the death of the legendary guitarist.
Which Trump Contacts Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus? : NPR
President Trump and close to a dozen key members of his circle, including senior White House and campaign staff and Republican senators, have announced positive coronavirus test results in the days before and after Trump tested positive.
Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded for CRISPR genome editing to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna - CNN
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna for the development of a method for genome editing.