Of course, there's a difference between Collin Klein coming right at you and Daniel Sams coming right at you. Sams is the KSU backup quarterback, a redshirt freshman who weighs about 25 pounds less than Klein and it looks like 125.
“I've been around the guy for two years now,” said KSU tailback Angelo Pease. “I see what he can do and know what he can do. I put my trust in him. He can make all the throws Collin make.”
That may be. But Klein is the Heisman favorite not because he's Peyton Manning. Klein is America's sweetheart because he's a single-wing throwback. A good passer who can bounce off defenders and run like a tailback. Collin Klein is Tim Tebow, except without all that Florida talent around him.
So the ‘Cats need Klein. Without him, this game becomes a purple mosh pit of two tough teams.