Category: WHB

Bruce Weber is Hungry to Do Something in March After Winning Big 12 Coach of the Year

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Just about one year ago, Bruce Weber was in the middle of a messy divorce with Illinois. Weber got off to a great start with the Illini but started to disappoint toward the end and ultimately ended up getting fired. He quickly landed on his feet with Kansas State and ...

James Shields Sees Similarities Between the Royals and the Rays

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

For the last few years the Kansas City Royals have put together a team loaded with prospects and hitting but they still haven't made progress on the diamond. Something was missing and it wasn't hard to see what it was. It was a lack of starting pitching. After a fourth ...

Royals GM Dayton Moore Says He Needed to Make This Blockbuster Trade to Create a Winning Culture in Kansas City

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

For the last few years the Kansas City Royals have been stockpiling young players either through the draft or in trades. Despite all the talent on the roster Kansas City still hasn't made any real progress and they haven't finished with a record above .500 since 2003. In large part, ...

Gary Pinkel on Missouri’s SEC Opener This Weekend: “Our fans have been talking about this one since last February”

Friday, September 7th, 2012

The Missouri Tigers have left the Big 12 conference and are taking their chances in the SEC. In their 2012 tune-up game last weekend, Missouri crushed Southeastern Louisiana 62-10. Missouri’s offense is known for being explosive and they showed that ability last week in a variety of ways, but the ...

Charlie Weis Discusses His New Position as Kansas Jayhawk Head Coach

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Charlie Weis' long career has begun a new chapter as he assumes the head coach position with the Kansas Jayhawks. That's a far cry removed from his previous gigs coaching the Patriots to Super Bowls and then as the head coach at Notre Dame. But Weis sounds refreshed and content ...

Matt Cassel Less than Forthcoming about Severity of Hand Injury During Monday Morning Interview in Kansas City

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

By the close of business on Monday, we learned from Kansas City Chiefs head coach Todd Haley that his starting quarterback, Matt Cassel, might be done for the season due to the injury to his right throwing hand sustained in the Chiefs' Week 10 loss to the Broncos. Here's what ...

Matt Cassel on Sideline Exchange with Coach Haley: “We’re two passionate people that both want to win, and sometimes things like that occur.”

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

And then there were two. Two winless teams in the NFL that is. Take the Kansas City Chiefs off that last after their Week 4 home win against the hapless Minnesota Vikings. For Matt Cassel and the Chiefs, the improvements started to show in the second half of their Week ...

Matt Cassel Is Not Satisfied With Just One Division Crown

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

Just two years ago the Kansas City Chiefs made a bold move, a risky move and it appears like it was the exact move the franchise needed to make to get back to relevance. After suffering through another tough season in 2008, the Chiefs swung a deal for an unheralded ...

Steve Breaston on Reuniting with Todd Haley: “You see he’s a competitor and you want to play for a coach like that.”

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

A nice start to free agency for the Kansas City Chiefs. After surviving multiple years without many weapons at wide receiver, the Chiefs upgraded at the position this week by agreeing to terms on a five-year deal with former Arizona Cardinal Steve Breaston. Coach Todd Haley is familiar with Breaston ...

Matt Cassel Doesn’t Think the Labor Talks Are Personal

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Count the Kansas City Chiefs as one of the teams that is getting players together to work out this offseason despite not being able to use the facilities because of the lockout. It’s a smart move by a young team. After all Kansas City is coming off their first playoff ...