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BLOG: Early reports on college football signings
Nothing is official until Feb. 6 when players actually sign letters of intent to play college. However in the world of instant news that we live in, many verbal committments are announced well before national signing day.
BLOG: Leftovers from the Royals Caravan
Broadcaster Steve Physioc said the Kansas City Royals expected color analyst Rex Hudler to be criticized early in the season. However, Physioc also said the Royals were confident fans would learn to grow fond of his sometimes “over the top” colleague.
BLOG: Autograph opportunities aplenty
If you’re into collecting sports autographs, there will be plenty of free opportunities over the next few days.
Crawford, Cherokee counties not represented in Shrine Bowl
The rosters for the 2013 Kansas Shrine Bowl were released last week. However, the original rosters do not include a single player from Crawford or Cherokee counties.
BLOG: Rod Smith has strong case for Pro Football Hall of Fame
The concept of professional sports hall of fames is simple enough. It is a place for the game’s greatest players to be remembered. It is a place where the stories of Babe Ruth, Jim Brown and Wilt Chamberlain will still be told 100 years from now.
Blog: Royals' trade can be viewed from many angles
Off and on for five years until this past October, I wrote a column on the Kansas City Royals for The Topeka Capital-Journal.
Former NFL QB Frerotte to lead Bombers against Monett
All it takes is one moment to overshadow a productive career.
BLOG: Coffeyville at Louisburg
The Coffeyville Golden Tornado boast some of the more electrifying players in the state, and the Louisburg Wildcats seem to be playing their best football at the right time.
Coffeyville is scoring more than 40 points a game and is led by running back Wesley Collins and wide receiver James Newton.
BLOG: Mark Schremmer's newest thoughts, details on MIAA football
• Believe it or not, the Emporia State Hornets are sitting atop the MIAA standings. The Hornets are 7-0 and are putting up 34.3 points per game.
• Emporia State has a good chance at improving to 8-0 as it travels to face the 4-3 Truman State Bulldogs on Saturday.
- BLOG: Early reports on college football signings