Snyderball

  Snyderball – n. To maximize limited resources to field a winning football team. Mastered by Kansas State University’s Bill Snyder I’m not sure if “Snyderball” is in Webster’s Dictionary yet. If it ...

2011 Magic?

Narrowly escaping a Conference USA team at home is not good, right? I know a lot of K-State fans are very worried about the ugliness of Saturday's outcome for the Wildcats. I mean really? Three overtimes to bea...

Father vs Son

Darth Vader versus Luke Skywalker. Without a doubt the greatest father vs son matchup in history. Sure, some of you will tell me it's a fictional matchup, but I don't care. Nothing can top it. SPOILER ALERT: Ev...

Are you ready?

Last year I tried to write something inspirational. It was an attempt at the written word functioning like a hype video on YouTube. This year I need inspiration. I need to read a hype blog or watch a hype video...

Like College

Tuesdays on The Salute First of all, thank you for clicking on the post of a lunatic that presented an argument that K-State had a chance to win the Big 12 Tournament. Instead it was an early exit just ...

Orient Express

Tuesdays on The Salute Younger readers are going to have to bear with me. I have some old-school Worlds of Fun references for you today. More specifically roller coaster references. Year one of Bruce...
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400 words

Tuesdays on The Salute 400 words. I had written 400 words. Yesterday morning while driving to work I thought up a concept for what I would write following a K-State loss to arch-rival Kansas on Monda...

New Superstition?

Tuesdays on The Salute Favorite chair. Lucky socks. Same meal. Three examples of superstitions that people make have regarding their favorite team. Some are born out of tradition or habit, others becaus...

Perspective

Tuesdays on The Salute Voice. There have been times throughout history where people haven't had a voice. There are some places today where people don't have a voice. Thanks to social media, more and mor...

Do or die

Tuesdays on The Salute It's difficult to write a fan blog during the football season following a loss. it becomes even more difficult during basketball after a week with 2 losses. Derek gracefully dodge...

Fandom Fail?

Tuesdays on The Salute We've all failed as fans. Some do it publicly, like running on to the field at the Alamo Bowl. (No, that wasn't me.) Some do it less publicly, like shouting something really stupi...