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KEITH NICHOL RUMORS & GOSSIP

Nichol joins Cousins with Redskins

The two players who spent months battling each other for the QB1 spot at Michigan State in 2009 will be teammates once again.Kirk Cousins and Keith Nichol once fought for a starting spot at Michigan State, and now will be in the Washington Redskins' mini-camp together. (Grand Rapids Press Photo) Keith Nichol made his decision to go to mini-camp with the Washington Redskins late...
Via Little Brother Blog
May 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Spartans wide receiver Keith Nichol joins teammate Kirk Cousins on the Redskins

The Detroit Free Press reports that Michigan State wide receiver Keith Nichol will join teammate QB Kirk Cousins for the Washington Redskins rookie mini-camp Thursday. Nichol went undrafted last weekend, but said he received multiple inquiries from teams. A conversation with Cousins, his college roommate, convinced Nichol to take a shot with the Redskins. He faces long odds. Washington...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
May 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Spartans and Bulldogs Pregame at the Outback Bowl in Pictures

Le'veon Bell stretches (photo: David Harns)  Click here for my recap of the game Pirate ship in the north end zone (photo: David Harns) Cunningham doing pre-game warmups (photo: David Harns) Cousins practices passes (photo: David Harns) Keshawn Martin warms up (photo: David Harns) Keith Nichol (photo: David Harns) Click here for my recap of the game The Spartans "walk the...
Via isportsweb.com
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Spartan's journey ends far from the pocket

This was not what Keith Nichol envisioned coming out of high school. Far from it. He saw himself throwing touchdown passes in Norman, Okla., perhaps winning a national championship with the Oklahoma Sooners, not catching Hail Mary passes and making tackles on special teams in East Lansing, Mich. The rocky, but rewarding ride will end for Michigan State's fifth-year senior Jan...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss

Nichol's incredible journey coming to end

This was not what Keith Nichol envisioned coming out of high school. Far from it. He saw himself throwing touchdown passes in Norman, Okla., perhaps winning a national championship with the Oklahoma Sooners, not catching Hail Mary passes and making tackles on special teams in East Lansing, Mich. The rocky but rewarding ride will end for Michigan State's fifth-year senior when...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss

MSU's Nichol sees bowl win as final career milestone

Fifth-year senior receiver Keith Nichol hopes to get a shot at the NFL. Before that, he'll play one last game for Michigan State and wants to go out with a victory. The No. 12 Spartans (10-3) will face No. 18 Georgia (10-3) in the Outback Bowl on Jan. 2 in Tampa.
Via Lions Blog
December 15, 2011  |  Discuss

Amazing Lateral Play by Michigan State and Amazing Call By Gus Johnson (Video)

Anytime you have a close game on your hands you want Gus Johnson behind the microphone.  Luckily for us the Wisconsin vs. Michigan State game was just that.  Wisconsin ended up winning the game 42-39.  The best call of the game came on this lateral from Keith Nichol to B.J. Cunningham for a touchdown.  Everyone, including Gus thought the play was over until Nochol got a little...
Via Backyard Sports Blog
December 04, 2011  |  Discuss

No. 9 Spartans hope to stay on roll at No. 13 Neb

No. 9 Michigan State finishes a brutal October schedule at No. 13 Nebraska on Saturday. The Spartans (6-1, 3-0) have defeated Ohio State, Michigan and Wisconsin this month. If they knock off the Cornhuskers (6-1, 2-1), they would be two games up on Nebraska in the Big Ten Legends Division and own the tiebreaker. The question is whether the Spartans can come down from the high of...
Via Fox Sports
October 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Just 'another good defense'? Michigan State not concerned with Taylor Martinez's comments

Nebraska's QB suggested the Spartans didn't slow Denard Robinson, the wind did, and Keith Nichol didn't get it on the Hail Mary.
Via MLive.com
October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Before catch, Nichol had to find his niche

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer Keith Nichol's game-winning catch for Michigan State last weekend came after a long, unusual career path. Nichol was a high school star at quarterback and planned to attend Michigan State, but when coach John L. Smith was fired he decided to go to Oklahoma instead. When Sam Bradford emerged as...
Via AP on Fox
October 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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