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Legendary Jayhawk and Lawrence native John Hadl dies at age 82

Legendary Lawrence High Lions and Kansas Jayhawks football player John Hadl, who went on to star in the NFL, died Wednesday morning at age 82. “I don’t know of anybody that was more a Jayhawk or loved Kansas more than John Hadl,” said Kansas basketball coach Bill Self on Wednesday, ...

Winter Sports Preview: New basketball coaches ready to roll at Free State High

The 2022-23 winter season for Free State high school is set to begin this month, with games and competitions taking place now through the beginning of December. After a successful 2021-22 campaign led by the boys basketball team's third-place finish, the Firebirds are looking for school-wide ...

AP source: Chiefs adding ex-Broncos RB Melvin Gordon

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are signing two-time Pro Bowl running back Melvin Gordon to their practice squad, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press, adding some much-needed depth with a player that was recently released from the AFC West rival Denver ...

Chiefs lament more special teams blunders in win over Rams

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs moved the ball well against the Los Angeles Rams between the 20s, though drives too often fizzled in the red zone, and their defense shut down a team missing most of its offensive playmakers. All good things from Sunday's 26-10 victory. Special ...