October 3, 2007

Players use quote as motivation

During the Big 12 media days back in July, one of the biggest pieces of news that came out was a quote from Josh Freeman. He was referring to the Wildcats 39-20 loss to Kansas in Lawrence last year.

"The KU game started out with a big play right off the bat and everything was going to plan." Freeman said back in July. "Uncharacteristic turnovers happened and before you knew it, we were out of the game. That's not how you want a game to go."

"If we could go back and play that again, I'm pretty sure we'd beat Kansas nine out of 10 times."

It might have been two months ago when Kansas State quarterback Josh Freeman offered his thoughts on last years loss to KU, but his quote still rest in the minds of several Kansas football players.

Senior running back Brandon McAnderson, who has seen his fair share of Sunflower Showdowns, can't help but think about Freeman's commentary on last year's game.

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