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Morgan Burns Retires; Dalton Risner Named to Watch List

Dalton Risner was named to the Rimington watch list, Morgan Burns retires from football, and the LB corp should be a force in the Big 12.

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EXPANSIONPALOZZA continued yesterday, as the Jon interviewed Christopher Hondros who explained why Memphis should be the next candidate to join the Big 12.

Jon then took Memphis to task for using FedEx as their sugar daddy to bribe the Big 12 to take them, while also pointing out we don't need one more school trying to claim they have the best barbecue in the world.

Finally, Luke Sobba continued his wonderful recap of the epic fantasy show "Game of Thrones."

Expansion is the hot topic right now for the Big 12, and for Kansas State the best thing for them is a strong Big 12. (Blair Kerkhoff, KC Star)

A few days after signing as an undrafted free agent with the Tennessee Titans, Morgan Burns has retired from football to pursue ministry. (AP, via WIBW)

Watch lists were released yesterday and Dalton Risner was named to the Rimington Trophy list, an award that goes to the nations top center. (staff reports,

Finally, Kansas State gets some respect as they topped the post-spring position report at linebacker. (Brandon Chatmon,

Defensive back is a different story as questions marks opposite Duke Shelly push this units rank to the bottom half of the league. (Brandon Chatmon,