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This legendary football coach just got a new 5-year deal. He’ll be 83 in its last year.

TCU’s game against Kansas State at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kan., has been delayed to 11:45 a.m. because of lightning in the area.
TCU’s game against Kansas State at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kan., has been delayed to 11:45 a.m. because of lightning in the area. cmendez@star-telegram.com

Bill Snyder might never leave Kansas State.

On Thursday, Snyder accepted a five-year contract extension from KSU that could keep the 78-year-old on the sidelines through the 2022 season. The news was first reported by ESPN.

By that time, Snyder will be 83 years old.

The Kansas City Star's Blair Kerkhoff and The Wichita Eagle's Kellis Robinett recap the second day of Big 12 Media Days at The Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas. They discuss Kansas State's quarterback situation, Bill Snyder and more.

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