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Former K-State LB to be next 'Bachelor'

LINKS Kansas State football fans finally have a reason to watch “The Bachelor.”

Sean Lowe, a former Wildcats linebacker/tight end, is set to be the next star of the reality TV show. Lowe played at K-State from 2003-05 and

Lowe currently lives in Dallas and has apparently been on TV before.

From the ABC release: “On the eighth edition of "The Bachelorette," Lowe confessed his love for Emily Maynard but was eliminated just before the finale.

ABC says Lowe is ready to look for love again and confident he will find his soul mate. The 6-foot-3 Texan was a linebacker for Kansas State and worked in finance and insurance before starting a custom furniture business.”

– The Sporting News showers Bill Snyder with kisses for K-State’s continued success.

– The Wildcats are hoping to get a lot out of their bye week.

– CBSSports.com takes a look at how impressive K-State’s success has been given that its recent recruiting classes have ranked near the bottom of the Big 12.

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