2012: Kansas Jayhawks - Flight of the BlueBirds

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    Kansas Jayhawks Season Preview

    Gimme a K!!! Gimme an A!! Gimme a break!! lol Welcome all to the preseason word on the Kansas J's. Where do we begin.... ahh yes the Head General. Mr. Gill has been demoted to O-Coordinator so the lethal Coach Born can try to find a way to revive the Jayhawks. Although last season was rough, there were some bright spots, lets take a look at a few of them. ​

    First of all no team would be complete without their field general, we are proud to announce our sophomore sensation QB Jordan Webb. Mr. Webb is a dual threat and will be needed to have both his legs and arm locked & loaded to be effective this season and lead this team to the promise land. [​IMG][​IMG]
    When #2 needs a break we will look to our "Mr. Everything" Daymond Patterson. DP has done it all from playing CB, KR & WR, while being prolific at them all. We will be relying heavy on his talents this year, and we expect for him to build on last season and become a force in the Big 12 this year. Mr. Patterson can do it all and that's exactly what we'll be asking from him.
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    And to complete our "3-headed Monster" is none other then our standout TE Tim Biere. Tim has quietly become one of the best TE's in the Big 12; and now in his final year he loks to put a stamp on his college career. Tim's blocking and receiving will be another key component in our offenses and with leaders like him failure will not be an option. ​

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    In conclusion we end with the heart & soul of our team "The D!". We have put blood, sweat, tears, steriods(oops, of course thats not true....... ahh lets continue) and an abundance of hard work! We will hit hard & often, and we will play a new brand of Kansas football. We will become the predator and not the prey, the violator and not the victim and when the dust clears.... you will see 11 blue jerseys playing as one. And then you'll know, you'll know the REAL meaning of the BLUE in black & blue! Don't look now, there's an unstoppable force heading right at you...and its BLUE!!! ​
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    Kansas Upsets Texas, A Young Hawk Takes Flight

    KANSAS 30 vs TEXAS 6

    When Kansas stepped on the field no one besides their players and coach's thought they had more then a hope & a prayer to compete in this game. Then... it got WORSE! Starting RB James Sims was hurt during the Hawks's 2nd series with an ankle sprain and news quickly spread that he would not be returning. Who would fill the void at RB? Enter true freshman Darrian Miller..... and as they say,"The rest is history." Mr. Miller would start slow but quickly heat up, when it was all said and done he had ran through and around the Longhorns defense amassing a staggering 179yds on 17 carries. Coach Born was asked was he surprised by the freshman's outcome, he replied,"Hell yell, weren't you!" But Miller wasn't the only star on this night, enter stage left Junior LE Toben Opurum. He would stalk Texas Qb Gilbert all night and when the dust settled he would have 4tkls & 3 sacks, but that was just part of the story... the Kansas front 7 would end the day with 8 sacks and a victory as a chaser.

    The game, as a whole, was not a lopsided event as the score might persuade you to believe; but a strong performance that just got stronger as the game went on. While holding Texas to a mere 23yds rushing QB G Gilbert was confused and harassed the entire 1st half. He would come out in the 3rd qtr and attempt to take matters into his own hands by launching bomb after bomb, unfortunately none of his receivers were on the other end of them. Texas offense seemed uncharacteristically confused while their defense played tough, but big plays from QB J Webb to his receivers and gashing runs by RB D Miller were just too much for the Longhorns on this day. Coach Born had this to say,"This was a big win for our spirit, our fans and our program... but at the end of the day its just one win. And last I checked 1 win got you 1 thing........absolutely nothing!"

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    Jayhawks Start Slow But Show Heart in Tough Win, Kansas Rushing Attack... Deep or Fragile?

    SMU 24 vs KANSAS 45

    Kansas came out riding a big high from their win over Texas last week. Unfortunately for us, SMU didn't get the paper or the memo. The first 1qtr and a half was a seminar entitled,"How to Stuff Kansas Offense in their Face!" Two big plays at the end of the 2nd Qtr turned the entire game around. WIth 0:59 left in the half Kansas Qb J. Webb found WR D. Patterson streaking down the field after beating a bump pressure. The 55 yd TD gave the Jayhawks the lead 17-14 for the first time in the contest. But the "Blue Brawlers" on defense were not done, with the last seconds of the half dripping off of the clock SMU QB K. Padron dropped back but was met in the backfield with by the Jayhawk D-line J. Williams, his fierce blow knocked the ball loose and DE T. Opurum got off the ground, scooped the ball up and rumbled 49 yds to score with no time left on the clock.
    Kansas would take that momentum into the 2nd half and utilizing a balanced attack would increase their lead and keep if for the remainder of the game. Everyone was elated except for RB D. Miller. The hero against Texas was hurt on the 2nd series and former starter J. Sims would step back into thr driving seat and grind out 138 yds on 17 carries. Now going into their next game who will be the starting RB? And with both back getting knocked out of games early and the other stepping up would you consider the Kansas RB core deep or fragile? After 2 games no one is really sure, Coach Born had this to say,"Get the mic out of my face!" (He's not always the best person to talk to) But there must be concern in the Jayhawk locker room, because what happens when both RB's get hurt in the same game, or even worse... for more then one game. Qb J. Webb had a productive day with 50% passing 1TD and no INT, perhaps he may have to carry more of the load until the RB issue is ironed out. Tune in Sept 17 as the Cincy Bearcats come to town to see if the Jayhawks are really for real.
     
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    Big Time Players Show Up in Big Games

    KANSAS 31 vs CINCINNATI 10

    This may have been the Jayhawks best game to date. Not only did they play some all-around solid football but a couple of players had a "Coming Out" game. (and we hope its not a one-time event) Our RB situation has seemed to work itself out. RB J. Sims has assumed the starting role and played like WITHOUT injury, RB D Miller will assume the backup role, but still will get significant playing time. He is just too explosive to sit on the bench. But our Offensive POTW was WR D Patterson. Coach had this to say about Patterson's performance,"Thats nothing, we know what this young man can do. 8 or 9 catches for 100+ yds is what we expect. We're going to keep creating opportunities for him and we expect him to continue to execute the way he did against Cincy. He's a vital piece to our puzzle and he knows that." The Defensive POTW was our FS K. Terry. Everytime the Bearcats would try to open the door to get back in the game, he would slam it shut. His 3 picks, one in the endzone, were back-breakers and a key reason we came away with this victory. This was a good victory, but once again another games lies next week and now UVA is the most important thing on the Univeristy of Kansas Football teams mind.
     
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    Kansas Drops the Ball... In Every Way

    Possible!!

    KANSAS 10 vs UVA 17

    Basically the Jayhawks walked on the field for the first play of the game........... and it was down hill from there. This is not about what happened, because thats easy... nothing. But more importantly lets discuss would did not happen. RB D Miller did NOT stay healthy again, QB J Webb did NOT stay healthy in either half, NO receiver did NOT have a drop, our Coordinator did NOT bring the game book and kep it during the game, the RB's did NOT run with heart, the safeties did NOT play their zones or make plays and therefore we most certainly did NOT win the game. The play that sums up the game is the last play of the 1st half, scored is tied 7-7 and on the last play the coach lost his playbook and we ended up calling some form of punt return and basically everybody stood still and watched UVA throw a 65 yard bomb to score with no time left on the clock. The coach would lose his playbook several times, and finally in the 4th quarter he was escorted off the field and check into a substance abuse clinic.

    As far as the gameplay... there was none. Kansas did not execute on any phase of the game and now must face all the critics that are looking them dead in the eye and saying,"We told you so, this is the same mess from last year." How will Kansas respond??
     
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    How a "RedShirt" saved the BlueBirds; No Option... But to Option

    KANSAS 29 vs TEXAS TECH 22

    After the first 2 plays this game looked like a continuation of the UVA disaster. QB J Webb was handing the ball off and got hit simultaneously with the RB J Sims... but Mr. Sims got up! After Webb laid on the ground clutching his arm for several minutes he was helped up and carried to the sideline; then the news hit "He's OUT for the GAME." After that, a frozen confused look assumed the face of every coach as they silently asked,"What do we do now?" NO Problem!! Backup QB Q Mecham hopped up, got the play, and was ready to take the team to victory. Two turnovers later "The disaster formerly known as Quin Mecham" had managed to go 0 for 4 with 1 sack, 1 pic and 1 fumble and single handedly assisted the Red Raiders to an early 0 - 10 lead. Another game bites the dust, or did it...

    Coach Born, in a stroke of genius, realizing that the backup QB Mecham would be better suited backing up a garbage truck then playing on the field turned over his shoulder and yelled,"Double B, lets do it!!" Thats right, the Coach had summoned Freshman QB B Berglund to take OFF his redshirt and assume the duties that none of his predecessors could handle. And he DID JUST THAT! But the Coach understood that his young QB did not have the accuracy or confidence to handle the plays that Webb had been running all season. So the Coach reached into his back pocket and pulled out his personal H.S."Option Playbook." (Coach had ran the option package in H.S., even though he was an All-State CB, and fell in love with it) He would call plays, coach and instruct the young QB all during the game... and the young Brock Berglund would respond. The young QB would lead a charge that the likes of Kansas had never seen, the team became ignited and going into the 4th qtr losing 14-19 there was not one drop off quit on the sideline. QB B Berglund would lead the team with 157 yds rushing on 14 carries, meanwhile RB J Sims & D Miller would contribute with 15 car for 131yds 3 tds & 12car for 71 yds respectively. The Coach had created "Sugar from S%#" and Kansas would walk away with a HUGE victory that no one on the eastern hemisphere thought was possible.
     
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    What A Difference One Week Makes; ... Attention!, Does Anyone In The Stands Play Quarter Back??

    KANSAS 14 vs OKL ST 28

    As the Kansas Jayhawks landed in Stillwater everyone was still buzzing about the sensational come-from-behind win last week vs Texas Tech. Unfortunately Oklahoma State had not read the article and weren't aware that new found respect was suppose to be given to the Jayhawks... so Kansas received none. Things started out where they had left off last week, after swapping punts Kansas put together a drive spearheaded by a smart running game. The drive would be finalized with a 1yd Run from QB Berglund to put Kansas up 7-0. Kansas would duplicate this feat when Rb J Sims followed the lead blocking of FB N Sizemore through the 1st line of defense straight to daylight for a 46yd TD run. Things were looking great for the Jayhawks the D was playing great and some of the fans were even looking forward to the positive press after defeating #9 ranked Okie State, NOTHING could go wrong... UNTIL IT DID!!! QB B Berglund decided to get lil fancy while the play required none and placed a 360 (unfortunately) "no look" pitch comfortably in the hands of a Cowboy defender who happily returned 50yds for a Cowboys TD. This type of play was not tolerated by the UK coaching staff and Brock Berglund was benched for the returning J Webb. J Webb must have forgotten to warm up or left his accuracy on the bus because he couldn't hit a gust of wind during a storm. Then trying to make something out of nothing he would brake the pocket and scramble up the middle, only to get knocked unconscious by a Cowboy's MLB. OKL ST would get the ball run 3 plays and score. So now who returns... B Berglund, and what does he do... yep you got it, with 00:40 left on the clock he fumbles ball again and once again the end result is a Cowboy touchdown.
    The 2nd half is not even worth going into, imagine a team producing absolutely NO offense and you have the Kansas highlight reel. QB's J Webb & B Berglund would combine for a staggering 3 out of 16 for 28yds and 1 pic. (WOW! Didn't realize Div 1 could get this bad.) OKL ST QB Weeden would add a TD pass in the 4th, but it was totally unnecessary because the entire Kansas offense were in the prone position playing dead until OKL ST left the field. Kansas season appears to be more like a soap-opera then a football schedule. Who are they? Are they any good? No one really knows, and the sad thing is that Oklahoma is the wrong team to be facing while you're still asking these questions. Whomever Kansas is, they will probably be a worst one after this week.
     
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    The "SOONER" Was Not The Better, The Genius Of Simplicity

    OKLAHOMA 14 vs KANSAS 24

    Coach Born was faced with a true dilemma before this game...,"How do I limit turnovers, move the ball, score and do it all with these tired bunch of so-called QB's??" Well once the ball was kicked off he showed us. In a stroke of genius Coach did not pick a QB to lead the team or develop a new scheme, he simply took the ball OUT of all the QB's hands and placed it in the most reliable player he has on Offense... RB J Sims. Mr. Sims new the plan early and came out prepared to execute it, and he did just that. How do you avoid negative outside runs? Easy run up the gut and destroy the interior defense. On no day in the Gregorian calender will Kansas ever out run, out-athlete, out throw or and out anything Oklahoma team; but Coach's plan was to "out coach" the Sooner staff and that just what he ended up doing. Oklahoma would start the game with a mixture of defenses, but most were man D with OLB's pressing the flats. Kansas didn't care because there blunt instrument was aimed for anything between the tackles. RB J Sims would carry the rock 33 times and after his early success would never seem to tire for the rest of the game. The O-line systematically broke down the Sooner D-line by attacking the DE's and MLB and all the while listening to Coach's mantra,"3 Yards and a Takedown!!! Keep doing it Gents and in a minute they won't get up!! Kansas first 2 drives would take them deep into Oklahoma territory, but missed fg's by kicker R Doherty would leave the Jayhawks with no fruits for their labor. Then it was the defenses turn, for some reason Oklahoma only ran a Shotgun 3 WR formation; and this played right into Kansas' hands. By only utilizing 3 WR's Coach could leave his excellent safeties deep man-up but keep a OLB to rough-up the slant receiver and since he still had a 4 man line at his disposal the pressure was always just a second away. Oklahoma's staff was bewildered, but kept trying to make the unsuccessful scheme work. Meanwhile, the Jayhawks confidence was growing and their crowned jewel was shining brighter and brighter. On a 3 and 6 late in the 1st qtr, J Sims would read the FB block on a dive a basically ride his centers tail 20yds straight into the endzone. The crowd was in a frenzy as Kansas took the early 0-7 lead. Kansas would continue there blunt offense and pressure defense into the 2nd half carrying a 0-10 lead. The 2nd half started much like the first, until it happened! J Webb ignoring strict orders tried to force the ball to a wide open D Patterson and over threw him hitting an Oklahoma safety square in the chest. QB L. Jones would seize the momentum and drive down the field with quick strike to his wr making the score 7-10. You could see the "Uh OHH" look on the fans faces, was this effort fools gold? I mean who thought we could really finish this?? ... no one, but the Jayhawks. Kansas would get the ball back and run into a rejuvenated Sooner defense impersonating a brick wall. With the ball in Jones hands a a chance to take the lead the stadium was quiet enough to hear crickets breathing. AND THEN... on a 2nd and 4 QB L Jones would come out an a 4wr Shotgun, but the Kansas D was not fooled. Landry would get the snap but hand off to RB R Finch, he took the ball but realized that the whole was gone before it opened and headed to the outside... then BAM!!! like a Blue Wave in a Tsunami 3 Kansas defenders would lay straight lumber into Finch, the lead blow was delivered by LB S Johnson and the force was so strong Finch had no choice but to drop the ball to tend to his cracking ribs. The crowd went into a frenzy and Kansas would respond immediately. Sims would pile-drive the ball into the redzone, and on a key 3rd down with a minute lead of three Coach sent in a audible. J Webb would run a PA pass that fooled the entire state of Kansas including the Sooner D which left TE T Biere wide open in the endzone. Oklahoma would fight back with another TD, but a late Kansas FG iced the scoreboard and the 2nd game of the year for the Jayhawks. The celebrating will be on for a few days at least and it will be well deserved. But in parting I will say this,"Does anyone remember the last Miracle game UK played vs TT?? Because the next week they went into a place called Stillwater, and......."
     
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    If It Ain't Broke, Leave It The Hell Alone; One...Two...Three Backs are out in the Ole Ball Game!

    KANSAS 38 vs KANSAS ST 7

    When these two foes face off its always a heated game. UK coming off its biggest win of the season vs Oklahoma worked all week on not having a let down versus their state rival. The first half was close, but the coaching staff made sure that no matter what they would not deviate from the plan... and they didn't. The focus was clearly on the rushing attack, but we noticed that QB J Webb was slowly becoming a bigger part of the offense. "Mr Everything" Daymund Patterson had a big game with 5 catches for 139 yds and 2 TD's. He actually took the pressure off of the RB's, because they were dropping like flies. At one point ALL 3 RB's were injured and the OC asked coach what he should do and he replied,"Hell, just put anybody out there... its not like he's getting the ball!" The game was fought in the trenches in the first half, and the first TD wasn't until QB J Webb found WR Patterson on a Deep Post while K-State were sending the house at him. The 2nd half had Kansas leading 10-0, everything seemed to be working, especially since the D was posting a goose-egg on the scoreboard, so the coaching staff stuck with what got them there and took a 17-7 lead into the 4th stanza. QB J Webb was quietly putting together a nice performance going 11 for 16 with 231 yds 2TD's and 1 pic. In the fourth quarter K-State became sloppy and started taking risks in the attempt to get back in the game. But none of their prayers would be answered today, they would end up with 3 turnovers in the 4th quarter and what was even scooped off the ground by DT J Williams for a 12yd TD fumble return. All in All, the Jayhawks played a solid game, the defense set the tone and the offense led by WR Patterson did a good job of getting a lead and keeping it. The RB issue seems to keep rearing its ugly head, and with all 3 being out at one time in the game its scary to think,"what if that happened in a big game?" No back had over 12 carries and only one had more then 50yds rushing, in no way-shape-or-form is this the rushing attack led by J Sims that busted up the Sooners 2 weeks ago. Coach said he was going to limit contact this week, but had a puzzled look on his face while saying it. The Blue-Birds will take on Wake Forest next, but no one is jovial? Everyone is calmly optimistic, but the radar is still out as to whether the Jayhawks are a real contender for the Big 12 Championship. No one is saying it, but you know its on every mind in the stadium.
     
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    Kansas Takes Care Of Business; Sims Could Be For Real

    WAKE FOREST 21 vs KANSAS 48

    Kansas would approach this game in one simple phrase,"Business as usual." Nothing special, or extraordinary, just keep doing what we've been doing but just do it better. The coaching staff would hammer the point about how this game was the perfect scenario for a let-down game, yet that they were having no parts of it. But from the beginning of the game.. it was hard to tell. Wake Forest would draw first blood on a 4yd rush in the 1st quarter. RB J Sims wold answer the bell by capping off a 6 play 2 min drive with am 11yd run to even the score. The Demon Deacons would counter, and after a big pass play would add another 7 to the scoreboard from 6yd run by J Harris. Then Mister Sims would answer again and when the dust settled the game was tied 14-14 after a beautiful 16 yd scamper that dissected the Wake Forest defense. Then with seconds remaining in the half Sims would begin to impose his will, this time in the form of a counter play taken 35 yds and into FG range to extend the lead and end the half. The 3rd quarter belonged to RB J Sims, he literally took over the game and when he took a seat at the end of the 3rd stanza he had amassed 209 yds on 21 carries and 4 TD's. The backups were called in for mop-up duty in the 4th since Kansas had put up 28 unanswered in the 3rd to take a commanding 14-45 lead. Defensively the Jayhawks turned up their game as well, standout safety L. Smith would add a pic while LB J Williams would increase his sack total to 5 for the season. TE T Biere would also lead all receivers with 5 catches for 95 yds with QB J Webb appearing to become more comfortable in the pocket as the season has progressed. After the game Coach was asked was this a good win, he replied,"Of course, they all are! So lets get another one next week." Sims would receive POTW honors and many feel took the first step of separating himself as one of the top back in the Big 12. Kansas seems to have found a groove, they've proven they can play good football against anyone; but have yet to prove that they can consistently win. And until they do they will not get the respect a serious BCS contender would... and nor should they.​
     
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    Kansas Impressive On The Road vs Unimpressive Opposition; Sims Out Again, Miller Carries The Load KANSAS 49 vs IOWA STATE 19

    The Jayhawks headed to Iowa to take on the Cyclones. Kansas got the opening kickoff and started out with business as usual, RB Sims with a counter. Sims would get 11 yards, a first down, and hurt AGAIN! Due to the severity of his ankle sprain the physicians would not let him return. Fortunately, Backup RB D Miller was more then up for the task. Mr. Miller would come through with his best performance of the year and POTW boasting 246 yds on 16 car with 4 td's. WR D Patterson would also hand in a top notch performance with 111 yds on 5 car with 1td. The defense played good, but the cyclones were no more then a weak gust. They just were not ready to play, and we actually became very sloppy in the 2nd half which had the KU coaching staff all over the jayhawks as if they were the team suffering a massive defeat. Coach had this to say,"Every team we face a team they will not be rebuilding as ISU obviously is; but no matter who we play we must administer the best performance possible. With better opposition we would have got our heads banged in on defense! Offensively Miller & Patterson carried us for 3 qtrs, the last was just as pathetic as the defense." The public is beginning to talk about a conference championship, but most of the staff and critics totally disagree. The consensus amongst the experts is that Kansas is definitely good... but not that good.
     
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    Baylor Rides Qb Griffin To Victory; Kansas Blows Major Opportunity

    BAYLOR 38 vs KANSAS 24

    The Baylor Bears came to town as the top team in the country. Kansas new this was a monumental task with huge implications. But without a victory the speculations were all futile. Both teams started out with tough running attacks. The game would resemble a heavyweight grudge match more then a football game. Baylor QB Griffin's inaccuracy was a little surprising given his ability but he basically only threw bombs to WR J Gordon so maybe the Baylor coaching staff did not trust him to head a serious passing attack. The game was blow for blow, and at the half it was Baylor up 17-14. After that it was the "Griffin Show" every 3rd and long, short or whatever. Whenever Baylor was against the wall and needed yards they would come out in shotgun and Griffin would survey the field and takeoff. This won the game for Baylor...period!!!! Kansas inability to stop Griffin running out of 4 and 5 wide offenses sets was the key to Baylor's victory. Baylor RB Ganaway had a good game, but most of his yards came in the 4th when the game was pretty much over. Coach had this to say after the game,"First of all I'm extremely proud of my boys. Being undermanned, they accepted the challenge and showed up to play. Unfortunately, Baylor spreading us out and Griffin's 3rd down runs were daggers stabbing us over and over again. All I can say is this, when we play them again we will do WHATEVER is necessary... but we will NOT allow that to happen again!!!" The entire Jayhawk team was not down or somber, but upbeat and even slightly disgruntle. As to what, were not totally sure, but one thing I know... I'll definitely be at the Baylor vs UK game next season. Because when Coach sounds like this...
     
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    Kansas Finishes Season Strong In Mizzou; Sims Kansas "Player of The Year", and Shows Why

    KANSAS 38 vs MISSOURI 21

    Kansas' season finale would be vs the Tigers of Missouri. Most people figured this game would be an easy contest, but the Tigers had a totally different script and there attentions were shown from the opening kickoff. Kansas stumbled out of the gate and Mizzou would take that lack of effort and shove it down there throat with a touchdown in their opening drive. Kansas realized early that the Tigers were not going away or going to lay down and if they wanted this game they would have to earn it. The Jayhawks seemed to be trying to implement a new offensive package, but after trailing at the end of the 1st qtr 3-7, all that was abandoned and the went straight back to what got them there... great blocking and hard nosed running. RB J Sims, started slow, but once he got going he was like a runaway freight train running through the town of Tiger. Sims would cap his season with a 210 yd performance on 30 car and 4 td's. He would show the critics his endurance and power as he continued to put the Jayhawk offense on his back when Missouri continued to come back time & time again. Mizzou's Qb James Franklin was a man possessed, and put on a phenomenal performance passing, running and leading his team while never showing an ounce of quit. At times Franklin and the Tiger offense would have the Kansas defense baffled and running into themselves. But our star CB Isiah Barfield would break on an out route and snap one of two interceptions that would ultimately change the game. Because those 2 extra possessions allowed Kansas to administer there Anit-Franklin weapon known as the "Blue Bomber" J Sims himself. After 3 grueling qtrs Kansas was doing everything in their power to hold on to a narrow 24-21 lead. The 4th qtr saw interceptions from both qb's as the tensions mounted. But as the time ticked off the clock Kansas was able to hold Mizzou at bay stipping them on a late 4th and goal and then putting the final nail in the coffin with a 8yd td run by the man of the hour #29 himself. Kansas concludes an overall good season. A couple of games the forgot to come out f the locker room, but for the most part a lot of questions asked were positively answered with strong performances. As a whole the, KU nation is pleased and totally supportive of the efforts and results of the new coaching staff. But the staff are not satisfied, and will not be until a Big 12 Championship trophy is in their trophy case. Could they do it next year???
     

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