Kansas will start Peyton Bender at quarterback against Baylor on Saturday.
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Ivan Maisel ESPN Senior Writer
By the way, Kansas's 55-14 defeat of Rutgers is the Jayhawks' biggest margin of victory against an FBS opponent since they beat Baylor, 58-10, in 2007, when they went 12-1 and reached No. 2 in the polls.
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Bryce Torneden and Mike Lee reach returned interceptions for touchdowns and Kansas' defense wound up with three picks and recovered three fumbles en route to a 55-14 win over Rutgers on Saturday, the Jayhawks' first back-to-back wins over FBS...
Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer
Kansas has won back-to-back FBS games for the first time this decade.
Pooka Williams rushed for 125 yards and two TDs, and Kansas took advantage of four CMU interceptions to win a road game for the first time since Sept. 12, 2009.
If you Hook 'Em or your mascot has a hook for a hand, you are welcome here, where losing openers is a pattern.
In the wake of Kansas' season-opening loss to FCS opponent Nicholls State, new athletic director Jeff Long said in a statement Tuesday that the evaluation of the football program is "ongoing without a predetermined timeline."
Chase Fourcade ran for a 4-yard touchdown in overtime and Nicholls upset Kansas 26-23 on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.
Look out, y'all! It's us, the Bottom 10 teams, tripping -- er -- running full speed into another season and opportunity to get out of this most illustrious club.
Gearing you up for kickoff with the biggest conference games, strongest position groups, team with the most to prove and more around the Big 12.
Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer
Jeff Long, in his introductory press conference as Kansas AD, offered urged fans to buy tickets and support the struggling KU football program: "It's time to break the cycle," said Long, the former Arkansas AD and CFP committee chair. "It's not going to be easy. We're going to need all of your help to do it. Coach [David] Beaty is our coach. We all need to support the program and support the young men who play the game."
Jeff Long was hired Thursday to be Kansas' new athletic director, replacing Sheahon Zenger, who was fired in May.
Three Big Ten teams and three SEC teams -- including Alabama and Georgia -- are in the top 10 when it comes to cupcakes, but Oregon is No. 1.