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Will Kansas State overlook Tennessee Tech? Don't make Bill Snyder laugh

Tennessee Tech is coming off a 17-7 loss to Eastern Kentucky and will be a heavy underdog this weekend when it travels to Manhattan to take on Kansas State.

With that in mind, K-State coach Bill Snyder was asked this week how he would keep his team motivated against the second Football Championship Subdivision team to come to town this season. You know, how will he get his players to take the next opponent seriously?

The question made Snyder laugh.

When he was done chuckling, here’s the complete text of what he said: “I asked our football team the other day, last night in fact, how could you possibly … what would make any of us believe that we’re in a position to take any game that we play for granted? What have we done to allow us to do that. In my mind that would be nonsensical.” (more…)