Leading up to Kansas State’s final game of the season, Jordan Voelker was asked if he could pick out one moment or play from his senior season that stood out above the rest.
It didn’t take him long to answer.
With a big smile on his face, the defensive end began talking about the pass he knocked down at the line of scrimmage to clinch a 36-35 victory over Baylor.
To make a game-winning play like that against Robert Griffin III (or RG3, as he and many others call him) in the final moments of an important victory, Voelker said, is something he will remember for the rest of his life.
And he said all that BEFORE Griffin III won the Heisman Trophy on Saturday night. Just think what Voelker tells friends, family and strangers about that play now. If he ever has grandchildren, the story of how he helped K-State beat a Heisman winner may be the first thing he tells them. (more…)