While 1,000/1,000/1,000 seems a bit...ambitious (especially in a shortened season), it does give you a clue about his expanded role for the 2020 season. After just one season in the program, Josh is going to need to invest in a larger trophy case. In fact, in his high school film, he looks like a kick returner playing quarterback, probing the defense for a gap and then exploding into the open field. He was the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Year, a … You can now add 2020 Preseason First Team All-American (CBS Sports/247Sports All-American) to the list. He recently went on the record saying he wants to be a 1,000/1,000/1,000 player. When you stop kicking it to a specific guy, you ask your kicker to perform a task he’s not used to executing. I anticipate seeing more than drag routes and screens in his arsenal this year. And who’ll win the Heisman? Hey! Youngblood had zero receptions in 2020. You’re going to see numerous kicks out of bounds, kicks squibbed short, and some plain shanked in order to avoid putting the ball in the hands of the most explosive kick returner in college football. I love sports, spending time with friends, family and doing everything that I do for the glory of God! Bring On The Cats, a Kansas State Wildcats community, Kansas State Football: Joshua Youngblood Named 2020 CBS/247Sports Preseason All-American, K-State moves up to 20 AP/19 coaches, -17 vs KU. One tank trip: Museum of World Treasures holds ancient secrets, seasonal…, REVIEW: ‘Hocus Pocus’ is a Halloween classic everyone should watch, Vet student, national scholarship recipient aims to meet rural communities’ needs, The show must go online: McCain offers new livestream performance series, OPINION: KSUnite zoom bombing is a loud wake up call, Voting by mail: Deadline approaches to request mail-in ballots, LETTER: Student Governing Association members believe spring mental wellness day will…, OPINION: K-State should invest in tomorrow’s global leaders by educating refugees, OPINION: K-State should do everything possible to ensure a safe environment…, K-State men’s and women’s cross country both finish in the top-5…, ‘It’s about productivity’: No. Twitter Poll: Are you registered to vote? That’s 1,000 rushing yards, 1,000 receiving yards, and 1,000 return yards. I think it’s fair to anticipate that in 2020. Those numbers helped Youngblood become the first freshman in Big 12 Conference history to earn the conference’s Special Teams Player of the Year honor. Teams; News Feed; Scores; Schedules; Polls; Player Leaders; FB Rec Since Mr. Youngblood matriculated from sunny Tampa, Florida to the Flint Hills of Kansas, all he has done is shatter expectations and collect awards.