Mark Dantonio Briefs the Spartan Nation on the State of Michigan State Spring Football Mark Dantonio: Just thought we’d work on a little November weather today. So we’re out here, going on our thirteenth practice, and we’re looking forward to it. I’ll take some questions. Q: In practices thirteen and fourteen, is there [...]
Spartan DE & Team Orator Shilique Calhoun Weighs in on Michigan State Spring Ball, His Teammates, Coach and More!
Spartan DE & Team Orator Shilique Calhoun Weighs in on Michigan State Spring Ball, His Teammates, Coach and More! Q: How do you feel it’s going now? A: It’s a process. We’re all clicking together, trying to get together. A lot of guys are taking great strides to be on that field with us. [...]
Mark Dantonio Lands Top Tier Signal Caller Brian Lewerke for the 2015 Class Another highly touted quarterback recruit has opted to become a Spartan. On Saturday, Brian Lewerke, out of Pinnacle High School in Phoenix, Arizona, became the next member of Michigan State’s 2015 recruiting class. So how exactly did head coach Mark Dantonio convince [...]
Michigan State LB Riley Bullough Glad to Finally Be Home on Defense and Crooning for the Spartan Nation!
Michigan State LB Riley Bullough Glad to Finally Be Home on Defense and Crooning for the Spartan Nation! Q: Back on defense does that make you feel more comfortable? Riley Bullough: Yeah, it does. Last year things were getting thrown at me really fast, whether it was on offense or defense. So being [...]
Thrilled to be a Spartan Dawg Demetrius Cooper Is Healthy and Dangerous on the Michigan State DL Demetrius Cooper: …When we’re in the team meeting room he (Shilique Calhoun) tells me what to do, tells me what I’m doing wrong. I just watch everything. Every step he makes I watch. When he’s doing bad, [...]
Michigan State QB Connor Cook Updates Spartan Nation on the Progress of the Offense This Spring Q: What are you most pleased with your offense so far this spring? And then what are you most disappointed with? Connor Cook: I think I’m most pleased with pretty much everything. The offensive line…they’re doing a [...]
Spartan Nation Exclusive: Michigan State TE Andrew Gleichert Ready to Step Up from Role Player to Star
Michigan State TE Andrew Gleichert Ready to Step Up from Role Player to Star Hondo Carpenter: You are kind of the quiet, humble, just-gonna-do-my-job kind of guy. Where does that come from? Andrew Gleichert: I don’t like to brag about it, I just do it. I’m not much of a vocal leader. I’m [...]
Mark Dantonio Updates the Spartan Nation on The Spartans Progress this Spring Mark Dantonio: Three really significant practices left. We’ve got one more shorts and then the spring game. We’re sort of rounding the turn, so every one of these practices are big. I’m trying to get something done on them. Scrimmage on Saturday [...]
Michigan State Defensive Line Coach Ron Burton Talks About Emerging Spartans Coach Burton: He (Demetrius Cooper) shows that he’s got the ability. I think he’s got to continue to understand what the game is all about at defensive end. But he works his tail off. What I’ll see from him, hopefully, is the ability [...]
Michigan State Offensive Coordinator Dave Warner Talks Offense, TE, QB and RB Dave Warner: Jack Conklin, who obviously started a lot of games for us and played a lot of football for us last year, is probably one of our most improved linemen. He’s turned into a force up front for us. Q: For [...]