Mixed results for former Michigan State QBs Brian Hoyer and Kirk Cousins in preseason meeting
It was a tough night for former Michigan State quarterback Brian Hoyer, as he was sacked on this play by Washington's Ryan Kerrigan for a 6-yard loss.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Michigan State Football: Darien Harris ready to make an impact
Coming into fall camp this year one of the biggest questions for the Michigan State football team was at the linebacker position.
Former Spartans Max Bullough, Keshawn Martin shine in Houston; Drew...
Arizona back-up quarterback Drew Stanton earned praise from Cardinals' head coach Bruce Arians following Saturday night's game against Minnesota.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Comparing the Oregon Ducks and Michigan State with MLive.com beat reporter Mike Griffith
Two weeks ago I compared notes with Michigan State beat reporter Mike Griffith of MLive.com about the biggest issues facing the Spartans and Oregon Ducks entering their respective fall camps.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Michigan State's linebacker situation still up in the air after second scrimmage
As well as it appears the defense played in Michigan State's second scrimmage of preseason camp Friday, the way things will eventually shake out at linebacker doesn't appear any closer to being decided.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Lansing State Journal
Defense wins MSU's second scrimmage, position battles still tight
EAST LANSING -- Michigan State's second scrimmage of August camp was expected to add clarity to a few position battles and decide how much, if at all, several freshmen would play early.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Big Ten East preview: Two-horse race with Buckeyes, Spartans
In this Dec. 7, 2013, file photo, Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller throws a pass against Michigan State during the Big Ten Conference championship NCAA college football game in Indianapolis.
Best case/worst case: Michigan State
Our best- and worst-case series continues its school-by-school journey through the Big Ten.
Maize N Brew
Thursday Morning Brews
Linebacker is an interesting position. Sometimes reliant on athleticism, sometimes built from the weight room and years studying film, more teams do more, different things at this position than any other.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Michigan State hoping for Big Ten repeat
"You're always trying to I think build on things you've been able to accomplish and we are trying to do that," Dantonio said.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Detroit Free Press
isportsweb: Former Spartans attempt to prove their worth in NFL preseason
Arizona Cardinals running back Zach Bauman, center, is tackled by Houston Texans' Keith Browner, right, Max Bullough, rear, and Bronson Irwin, left.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Former Michigan State players Max Bullough, Brian Hoyer, Drew Stanton active in NFL...
Rising star running back Le'Veon Bell was trying to get the most out of precious few snaps and stay healthy for the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Orlando Sentinel
Michigan State ranked No. 15, Spartans seek another Big Ten title
The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Former Michigan State QB Kirk Cousins impressive for new coach, CB Darquez Dennard shines
Former Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins made a good initial impression in his first game action under new Washington coach Jay Gruden, while cornerback Darqueze Dennard was among Rose Bowl Spartans looking to show they belonged in their NFL debuts in preseason action Friday night.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Detroit Free Press
More Bulloughs making a name for themselves at MSU
The story at Michigan State is linebacker, and the story of the linebackers is Taiwan Jones' attempt to replace Max Bullough in the middle.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Narduzzi evaluates MSU defense, says don't read into draft picks
Safety Jalyn Powell went before RJ Williamson in Michigan State's annual spring game draft in April, yet Williamson starts camp as the clear leader to replace Isaiah Lewis as the starting strong safety.
Taiwan Jones spent summer studying up for Michigan State middle linebacker role
His transcript might say Taiwan Jones took one class this summer, but to the Michigan State senior linebacker it felt like two: Jones, making the offseason transition from the Star outside linebacker position to the middle linebacker position, said he spent at least 45 minutes each day over the summer watching film and studying the playbook to ... (more)
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Spartans managing increased expectations
So coach Mark Dantonio wants to focus more on the process than any potential outcomes that would be months away.