Originally posted on Fox Sports Detroit
By STEVE KORNACKI  |  Last updated 9/9/13
The Spartans and the Wolverines both have something to crow about! The Big Ten on Monday afternoon named Michigan wide receiver Jeremy Gallon and Michigan State defensive end Shilique Calhoun its offensive and defensive players of the week. Calhoun also was named the Walter Camp Foundations defensive player of the week. Read about their exploits in Michigans win over Notre Dame and MSUs defensive-sparked victory over the University of South Florida: Offensive Player of the Week: Jeremy Gallon, Michigan Sr., WR, Apopka, Fla.Apopka -- Finished with career highs in receiving yards (184) and touchdowns (three) as Michigan defeated Notre Dame on Saturday in front of an NCAA-record crowd of 115,109. -- Collected eight catches to accrue 184 yards, the sixth-most in program history and most since Roy Roundtree recorded 246 receiving yards in 2010. -- Became the first Wolverine with three touchdown grabs in a game since Mario Manningham in 2006. -- Scored on touchdown grabs of 61 yards in the first quarter, 12 yards in the second and 13 in the third. Defensive Player of the Week: Shilique Calhoun, Michigan State So., DE, Middletown, N.J.Middletown North -- Scored two defensive touchdowns, one on a fumble recovery and another on an interception return, in Michigan States 21-6 win over South Florida. Shilique, hes our running back on defense I guess, said Spartans defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi. Just hand it off to him and let him go. -- Returned a fumble four yards for a touchdown in the second quarter and an interception 56 yards for another in the third, becoming the first Spartan defender with three touchdowns in the same season since T.J. Turner in 1999. -- Also finished with two tackles for loss and one sack as Michigan State allowed just 155 total yards.
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