Posted April 21, 2013 on
Michigan State received a verbal pledge from Illinois offensive lineman Brian Allen on Saturday and recruiting analyst Dave Berk spotlights Allen in this breakdown.

Michigan State "Sparty" statue gets painted Michigan colors.

Some mischievous person or persons unknown apparently sneaked upon the The Michigan State campus sometime between Friday night and early Saturday morning and decided to give The Spartan statue (imaginatively nicknamed "Sparty") a slight makeover in time for the Spartans' spring game. This included a blue paint job to Sparty's helmet, and a giant maize M painted...

Michigan State statue painted with Michigan logo and colors (Picture)

There is no offseason when it comes to rivalries. An anonymous Michigan fan or group of Michigan fans proved that early Saturday morning when Michigan State’s Spartan statue was left tagged with a Michigan logo and Wolverine colors. Hahahaha look what happened to sparty #HAIL #GOBLUE #VICTORS… — Buzz Schneider (@Haggerty70) April 20, 2013 For those...

Michigan State honors Boston with decal on helmet for Spring Game

The Michigan State Spartans showed off their unique helmet decal to honor the Boston Marathon bombing victims during their Spring Game.  They aren’t the first team to do this, nor will they be the last, but it is still a great gesture. [@McMurphyESPN] []

Michigan State football honors Boston with helmet decal

The Michigan State football team honored the city of Boston with a Boston ‘B’ decal on their helmets during Saturday’s spring game. via @ChrisSolari

Michigan State Football: The Quarterback Situation

Despite your typical Pure Michigan kind of day here in East Lansing, with flooded over rivers and snowy football fields, which caused the annual kids football clinic to be sent indoors today, the Michigan State football team still found a way to get out there and hold their annual Green vs. White spring football game today. The game gave players a chance to show what they’ve got...

From the Spartan Sideline, Spring Game Report: Five Themes as White Defeats Green

On a day which looked and felt more like November rather than late April, the Michigan State Spartans contested their annual “green against white” game, and the white team, no doubt inspired by their Nike “Pro Combat” helmets, led at halftime and got a late touchdown from the arm of quarterback Andrew Maxwell securing a 24-17 win. The theme of this year’s spring game? Uncertainty...

Spartans Green and White Game: Defense Shines Again

  Well we all expected it, and we got it: The defense outplayed the offense in another spring game.  With a 1:48 left in the second quarter the White defense had outscored both offenses 14-3. Chris Laneaux had a 25 yard interception return for a touchdown (thrown by O’connor) and Kyler Elsworth recovered a fumble and took it back 41 yards to the house. But the Green...

Allen A Spartan For The Right Reasons

Saturday’s news that Brian Allen had given his pledge to Michigan State was not a major surprise to those who follow Spartans recruiting. While some may have given the Spartans the edge with older brother Jack already wearing the Green & White, younger brother knows there was more to his decision.

Taylor Looking Forward To Seeing More

A visit to Michigan State on Saturday gave 2015 defensive tackle Elijah Taylor his second offer and some early things to think about when looking at the Spartans.

Sparty delivers stiff-arm in Michigan State’s 2013 spring game

Sparty carried the rock during Michigan State's 2013 spring football game, delivering this solid stiff-arm to safety Kurtis Drummond.

Defense Scores Two TD’s at Michigan State’s Spring Game

Photo Credit: Lauren Walson/College Spun- Tailgaters outside Spartan StadiumScore: White Team 24, Green Team 17   Star(s): Riley Bullough: 46 yards on 11 carries, Aaron Burbridge: five catches for 113 yards Story: Connor Cook, who led the green team, was the star quarterback in Michigan State’s spring football game. Although Cook went 10-for-26, he made some big plays and seemed more...

Maxwell Leaves Spring As No.1 QB

Michigan State’s quarterback competition compels coaches to observe during preseason camp.

Allen Is A Spartan

Saturday kicked off with a bang when Michigan State picked up the commitment of Hinsdale Central (Ill.) offensive lineman Brian Allen.
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