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Valentine leaving for NFL

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Nebraska defensive tackle Vincent Valentine announced he is leaving the Huskers to make himself available for the NFL draft. As a junior this past season the Edwardsville, Illinois, native registered 10 tackles, including three sacks. He made his announcement via Twitter: Valentine was an Honorable Mention Big Ten All-Freshman team selection following the 2013 season […]

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Cowboys end Randy Gregory’s slide at the 60th selection

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Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory was selected in the second round of the NFL Draft Friday evening, being selected by the Dallas Cowboys with the 60th overall pick. The 6-foot-5, 245-pound Gregory was a two-time All-Big Ten selection for Nebraska in 2013 and 2014, establishing himself as one of the nation’s top pass rushers. Gregory […]

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Royals sign their top Draft selection Finnegan

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The Royals signed left-hander Brandon Finnegan, their first selection at No. 17 overall in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft, and introduced him during a press conference on Saturday at Kauffman Stadium.

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Right-handed-hitting Vallot made strong impression

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After taking two pitchers, the Royals went to the other side of the plate for their third selection on Thursday night in the First-Year Player Draft with catcher Chase Vallot.

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Royals find righty Blewett in second round

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The Royals, on their first day of the First-Year Player Draft, made it three pitchers out of four selections. Right-hander Scott Blewett from Baker High School in Baldwinsville, N.Y., was the Royals' fourth choice on Thursday night and the 56th selecti...

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Royals must make the most of early Draft picks

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The Royals won't make their first selection as early as they have in the recent past, but they will have four of the top 56 picks in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft.

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Zimmer to miss additional time with strained lat

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Kyle Zimmer, the Royals' No. 1-ranked prospect, has yet to pitch this season and will be further sidelined by a strained right latissimus dorsi muscle. Kansas City announced Tuesday that Zimmer, the No. 5 overall selection in the 2012 First-Year Player...

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Beef Workshop

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  K-State Research and Extension’s Twin Creeks District is sponsoring a workshop to update beef producers on the practical use of beef selection tools.   Dr. Sandy Johnson, K-State Research and Extension Livestock Specialist at the Northwest Research and Extension Center will be the featured speaker.  The meeting will be held at the Methodist Educational Building, in Norcatur Kansas, Tuesday March ...

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