KU football coach Mark Mangino smiles during Friday's press conference where KU officially announced its plans to accept a bid into the Insight Bowl. Behind him are players, from left, James Holt, Todd Reesing and Jake Sharp.
KU linebacker James Holt, an Associated Press first-team All-Big 12 selection in 2008, is projected as a sixth-round draft pick in one mock draft on FoxSports.com.
KU quarterback Todd Reesing talks to reporters during Friday's press conference. The Jayhawks officially announced they will accept a bid into the Insight Bowl in Tempe, Ariz., to be played on Dec. 31.
KU receiver Kerry Meier talks with reporters during a press conference on Friday. The Jayhawks will play in the Insight Bowl on Dec. 31.