Kansas University offensive linemen set up for a picture at KU football media day on Monday, Aug. 9, 2010.
Kansas quarterback Kale Pick will make his first start on Saturday against North Dakota State.
KU freshman running backs Brandon Bourbon, left, and James Sims are in the mix to earn playing time.
Freshman linebaker Josh Richardson (38) tosses the football to a teammate after getting his individual photograph taken during KU's football media day photographs and interviews, Monday, August 9, 2010.
KU safeties Oguntodu, (44) left, and Phillip Strozier, (26) try to stay cool during KU's football media day photographs and interviews, Monday, August 9, 2010.
KU cornerback Calvin Rubles, (17) left, is surrounded by lights as he gets his photograph taken during KU's football media day photographs and interviews, Monday, August 9, 2010. At right is teammate and safety Phillip Stozier (26).
KU senior linebacker Drew Dudley missed spring drills after having surgery on his left shoulder.
After spending time at tight end and defensive line, Tanner Hawkinson seems to have found the position for him — offensive line — on Kansas University’s football team.
After spending part of his freshman season and all of last year as a cornerback, Daymond Patterson is back at his preferred position, wide receiver, for Kansas University’s football team this fall.
Kansas red-shirt freshman Christian Matthews played quarterback in high school but is a wide receiver for the Jayhawks.
Cornerback Calvin Rubles poses during Kansas University’s football media day. Thanks in part to regular film sessions, Rubles has climbed to the top of the Jayhawks’ depth chart at one cornerback spot.
Kansas kicker Jacob Branstetter, left, and punter Alonso Rojas are close friends off the field.
Juan Pablo Montoya takes the checkered flag. Montoya won the Sprint Cup race Sunday in Watkins Glen, N.Y.
With just under four weeks remaining until the start of the 2010 college football season, five Big 12 Conference teams are seeking an answer to the starting quarterback spot.
“Bud” Norman Clark Younger
A man watches the stars in front of his tent Saturday on the Tschuggen hill, about 2,050 feet above sea level, in Arosa, Switzerland, as light from a village in the valley illuminates the mountains in the background.
The Rev. Jervis Burns blesses fishing boats docked Sunday in Bayou Delarge in Theriot, La., during the pre-shrimp season tradition known as the “Blessing of the Boats.” Louisiana fishermen are hoping to once again fish for shrimp when the season officially opens next Monday.
The family of Cheryl Beckett, 32, above, says she was one of 10 members of a medical team gunned down in Afghanistan. The family said in a statement Sunday that she was part of the team providing eye care and medical aid in northern Afghanistan.
Val and Jamie Carlisle, Tonganoxie, stand near one of their coffee bean roasters. A faulty filter in a second roaster caused carbon monoxide emissions in their house, putting them at risk of death had they not called for medical assistance when they did.
A man stands above the rubble of buildings in flood-damaged Leh, India, on Sunday. Officials say rescuers are digging through crushed homes and piles of mud as they search for hundreds of people still missing after flash floods sent massive mudslides down remote desert mountainsides in Indian-controlled Kashmir. From Pakistan and India east to China and North Korea, flooding is ravaging landscapes and putting millions of people at risk.
A model wears 2010 Chloe by British fashion designer Hannah MacGibbon.
Decor Demon designs by Brian Patrick Flynn
Decor Demon designs by Brian Patrick Flynn
Grilled Mahi Mahi Salad with Fried Potato Strings and Raspberry Dressing
Pasta with Broccoli and Grilled Chicken with Tomato Cream Sauce
“Sex, Sinners, & Hippies,” by Susan Zuber-Chall
Bowie Dupere, 3, plays near the okra in her grandmother’s backyard vegetable garden at their home in North Lawrence. Bowie helps tend the garden and enjoys playing there, too.
Alexis White, 2, from left, and her siblings Anthony, 6, and Athena, 4, get ready to enjoy the park by the dam at Perry Lake. It’s their favorite park.
Ashlee Bourdon, 16, center, who just recently moved to Lawrence to live with her mother, Kimberlee Bourdon, in back, will attend Lawrence High School this fall for the first time and is anxious about entering a new school. At left is her brother Bryan, 14, left, who already attends Central Junior High School nd Chad, right, 11, who has been attending Schwegler School.
Ashlee Bourdon, 16, center, is settling in to life in Lawrence with brothers Bryan, 14, left, and Chad, 11. The brothers already attend school in town.
Steve Merz, assistant manager at Hy-Vee, 4000 W. Sixth St., puts up a school supply display at the store. Lawrence public school classes resume this week.
J.R. Demby is the driving force behind The Demby Group LLC, a company that performs energy audits for residential customers and small commercial businesses.
Kiren Cordes, 11, spins a globe ball during a break in activities at an an Indian Heritage Camp recently in Lawrence.
A group of young girls and women participated in an Indian Heritage Camp recently in Lawrence. From left are Sushi Lauridsen, 10; Lauren Hess, 9; Kiren Cordes, 11; Mary Carr, 10; Amla Carr, 16; Olivia Lauridsen, 10; and Jayna Lauridsen, 15.