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Tom Izzo Finds Satisfaction in Defensive Minded Denver Broncos Winning the Super Bowl

Breslin Center East Lansing, MI The Michigan State Spartans are 20-4 (7-4) and headed to West Lafayette, Indiana tomorrow for a big tilt with the Purdue Boilermakers. That doesn’t mean that he isn’t reflective. Izzo couldn’t hide his excitement as a coach who preaches defensive intensity, that another defensive team beat an offensive minded team […]

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Ten Former Spartans Prepare for NFL Playoffs & Your Spartans In the NFL Report

Seven former MSU players, representing four different teams (Cincinnati, Houston, Minnesota and Washington), will be in action during this upcoming Wild Card Weekend (Jan. 9-10). EAST LANSING, Mich. – Ten former Michigan State players – Houston linebacker Max Bullough, Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins, Houston safety Kurtis Drummond, Denver wide receiver Bennie Fowler, Houston quarterback Brian […]

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Kirk Cousins made time to foster dogs during his breakout season for Redskins

Spartan Nation knew Kirk Cousins was a special young man soon after the unheralded recruit step foot on campus.  After a career that helped set the foundation for the successful and continued tenure of Mark Dantonio his life has continued to now being the star starting QB of the Washington Redskins. While open about his […]

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Former Spartan QB Brian Hoyer Being Rewarded & Recognized for Performance: “Texans’ Hoyer never wavers in face of adversity”

Spartan Nation knew how resilient Brian Hoyer was when he played for the Spartans.  Plagued by dropped passes the New England Patriots were the team that noticed the dropped passes on film and signed him as an undrafted free agent.  Now Hoyer who was essentially run out of his hometown of Cleveland by a delusional […]

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Former Michigan State QB Kirk Cousins Gets Major Honor from the NFL

Kirk Cousins is among the elite of Spartan football history and the praise for the former Spartan signal caller continues to mount.  While facing an offseason that may make him the leagues #1 free agent Cousins was honored by the NFL this week. He was named the NFC player of the month from the NFL.  […]

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Michigan State Star LT Jack Conklin Forgoes His Senior Season; Enters 2016 NFL Draft

The junior offensive tackle earned first-team All-America honors from Sporting News and USA TODAY in 2015.   EAST LANSING, Mich. – Michigan State All-America offensive tackle Jack Conklin, who started 38 of 39 career games, will forgo his senior season and enter the 2016 National Football League Draft. As a three-year starter, Conklin helped the […]

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Former Spartan DE Marcus Rush Getting A Lot of Attention in the NFL With His Dynamic Play!

Former Spartan DE Marcus Rush Getting A Lot of Attention in the NFL With His Dynamic Play!

Spartan fans have known for years how underrated Marcus Rush is.  We called him last season, “The most underrated Spartan of all time.”  Well now he is getting the same attention, but this time it is in the NFL.  CLICK RIGHT HERE to take a look for yourself.

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Former Spartan Great & Current NFL CB Bengals’ Darqueze Dennard Not Happy With Making NFL, Wants To Be Elite!

Former Spartan Great & Current NFL CB Bengals’ Darqueze Dennard Not Happy With Making NFL, Wants To Be Elite!

For those of us that got to know Darqueze the young man this of course is not surprise.  His goal wasn’t just going to college, wasn’t just starting, wasn’t just being a number one pick.  From an amazing family of hard working people he wants to perfect his craft.   As he sets into year […]

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The NFL Bears Love Their New Toy: Former Spartan RB Jeremy Langford

The NFL Bears Love Their New Toy:  Former Spartan RB Jeremy Langford

The NFL Bears Love Their New Toy:  Former Spartan RB Jeremy Langford.  In fact his teammates can’t stop talking about him when they are being interviewed.  Star RB Matt Forte has taken him under his wing and all signs point to Langford being a big star in the Windy City. Check out the latest on […]

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Watch This Video Now: Former MSU CB/NFL Bengal Darqueze Dennard Is Lean, Mean and Ready for Year 2 in the NFL

Watch This Video Now: Former MSU CB/NFL Bengal Darqueze Dennard Is Lean, Mean and Ready for Year 2 in the NFL

Darqueze Dennard gave everything he had to MSU.  The unheralded, essentially a no star recruit came to MSU with a work ethic and a dream.  He parlayed that amazing effort and the faith of his coaches to become the nation’s #1 DB and of course a first round pick.  He sat down for this seven minute […]

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