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Meet Shelby Staaf, the Amazing Woman who overcame life’s struggles to raise a great QB and a better person: Damion Terry!

Meet Shelby Staaf, the Amazing Woman who overcame life’s struggles to raise a great QB and a better person: Damion Terry!

Most Michigan State football fans know the story of Damion Terry. The redshirt freshman quarterback came to East Lansing from Erie, Pennsylvania, bringing a track record of success and extraordinary potential with him. On the field he makes plays like superman and off if it he is humble, kind and unimpressed with his own talent. [...]

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B1G Football Preview: Michigan State Part 3 Special Teams

B1G Football Preview: Michigan State Part 3 Special Teams

B1G Football Preview: Michigan State Part 3 Special Teams Coordinator: Mike Tressel (Primary) Kicker Michael Geiger is the best in the B1G. He is automatic and with the strength gained this off season, he will be asked to move his range back and become a bigger threat. Geiger did everything asked of him last season. [...]

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B1G Football Preview: Michigan State Part 2 Defense

B1G Football Preview: Michigan State Part 2 Defense

B1G Football Preview: Michigan State Part 2 Defense Coordinator: Pat Narduzzi Narduzzi won the Broyles Award last year as the nation’s top assistant.  He is ready for a BCS head job right now.  He has three assistants in Mike Tressel, Ron Burton and Harlon “DA BANG STICK” Barnett.  All three RIGHT NOW are head coach [...]

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B1G Football Preview: Iowa Hawkeyes

B1G Football Preview:  Iowa Hawkeyes

Team: Iowa Hawkeyes B1G West Head Coach: Kirk Ferentz 16th Year Last Year’s Record: 8-5 Key Assistant: OC Greg Davis Trending: Upward. Kirk Ferentz has done a tremendous job at Iowa on the field. Although I do not like all that he does off the field (and I don’t mean that from a moral sense) [...]

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B1G Football Preview: The Ohio State Buckeyes

B1G Football Preview:  The Ohio State Buckeyes

Team: The Ohio State Buckeyes Head Coach: Urban Meyer 3rd season Last Year’s Record: 12-2 Key Assistant: DC Chris Ash Trending: Upward. Again I should probably use the term treading water here as I did with one previous team, but that would imply doing nothing and that isn’t fair. Treading water really means the same [...]

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B1G Football Preview: Northwestern Wildcats

B1G Football Preview:  Northwestern Wildcats

Team: Northwestern Wildcats B1G West Head Coach: Pat “FITZ” Fitzgerald Last Year’s Record: 5-7 Key Assistant: DC Mike Hankwitz Trending: Upward. I love Coach Fitz and would let my son play for him in a heartbeat. He is a great coach and a tremendous person. Last year he had a team that was on the [...]

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B1G Football Preview: Michigan Wolverines

B1G Football Preview:  Michigan Wolverines

Team: Michigan Wolverines B1G East Head Coach: Brady Hoke 4th Year Last Year’s Record: 7-6 Key Assistant: DC Greg Mattison Trending: Treading water. I take immense amounts of grief when I compliment Brady Hoke. I like him personally and as a coach. He is a good an honorable man. Coming off of the MRod era [...]

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B1G Football Preview: Wisconsin Badgers

B1G Football Preview:  Wisconsin Badgers

Team: Wisconsin Badgers B1G West Head Coach: Gary Andersen 2nd Year Last Year’s Record: 9-4 Key Assistant: DC Dave Aranda Trending: Upward, but not much farther they can go. Let me explain. Wisconsin was built by Barry Alvarez and Bret Bielema did well (with Alvarez there to advise) maintaining and in many ways improving the [...]

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B1G Football Preview: Nebraska Cornhuskers B1G West

B1G Football Preview:  Nebraska Cornhuskers B1G West

Team: Nebraska Cornhuskers B1G West Head Coach: Bo Pelini Last Year’s Record: 9-4 Key Assistant: Bo Pelini (will explain below) Trending: Downward. Nebraska is one of the top five college football programs and jobs, and Bo Pelini has systematically turned it into what Rutgers wants to be. Four losses a year and coaching blunders that [...]

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B1G Football Preview: Penn State Nittany Lions

B1G Football Preview:  Penn State Nittany Lions

Team: Penn State Nittany Lions B1G East Head Coach: James Franklin 1st year Last Year’s Record: 7-5 Key Assistant: DC Bob Shoop Trending: Downward, new regime that frankly doesn’t have the coaching acumen as those that just left. It is my humble opinion that James Franklin is WAY overrated as a head coach. He did [...]

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