It has been a very rocky start for Kansas starting quarterback Dayne Crist but if there is one thing you can say about the fifth-year senior it’s that he is resilient. Each week Crist faces the music with his head held high ready and looking forward to the next challenge. With so many ups and downs, this Kansas team needs steady leadership like Crist provides regardless of production on Saturday’s.
This week, the Oklahoma State Cowboys come to town bringing an up-tempo offense mixed with an aggressive, attacking defense.
TheShiver.com caught up with several players this week as they prepare for Mike Gundy’s Cowboys.
Dayne Crist talks about reacquiring his swag, keeping his confidence high, and moving forward each week.
“The Mustached Mauler” Tanner Hawkinson talks about his new lip hat, keeping the attacking OSU defense out of the backfield and off his QB, what’s on his playlist, and even weighs in on the Matt Cassel/Eric Winston situation in KC.
Toben Opurum talks Oklahoma State offense, his lack of consistent sack numbers, his role as Captain and keeping confidence high, and shares his passion for diverse music—Bon Jovi not included.
Last but not least Taylor Cox talks about taking a backseat to James Sims, keeping his confidence high, controlling the tempo of the game Saturday, and what is on his playlist.
“The Mustached Mauler” Tanner Hawkinson