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NFL Week 2 Awards: Kirk Cousins sets the world on fire!

What. A. Week. The past seven days have been a living nightmare for the NFL as its name has been dragged through the mud thanks to several ugly stories. However, on Sunday, the league got back to the business of games. And while the slate was littered with injuries to important players, there were still several memorable moments that need to recognized. So, let's hand out some...
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Big Ten Conference Medal of Honor: Michigan State Football Offensive Players

Each year the Big Ten honors their most elite student-athletes as a tribute to their many successes both scholastically and athletically. This award was first given in 1915 to one male student-athlete at each of the Big Ten Universities who “attained the greatest proficiency in athletics and scholastic work.” In Part 2 of the series, we took a look at the defensive player recipients...
October 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Kirk Cousins Recognized as one of the Big Ten Outstanding Sprtsmanship Award Winners

Former Michigan State University quarterback Kirk Cousins made the list of 24 Big Ten student-athletes who were awarded the Big Ten Outstanding Sportsmanship Award for 2011-2012. The award goes to student-athletes who display positive sportsmanship throughout the school year, and they must be in good academic standing the whole year. Also, each student-athlete must demonstrate good...
May 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: All-Time 10 Best Quarterbacks

Now that we have finished up all of the “Top 10″ for each position on the hardwood, it is now time that we focus are attention to the gridiron. First up we have everyone’s favorite position, quarterback. Michigan State is not known for producing great quarterbacks, but there have been enough quarterbacks that have made an impact that we were able to put together a decent list...
May 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Mr. Cousins goes to Washington

About an hour before Michigan State's annual spring game was set to kick off, their former quarterback, Kirk Cousins, finally came off the board in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. In what must have been a nerve-wracking weekend, Cousins was selected by, of all teams, the Washington Redskins with the 102nd overall pick. He was the eighth quarterback taken and the second...
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April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Robert Griffin III ran really fast, but he wasn’t the QB everyone was talking about

The NFL Scouting Combine really got going yesterday, as QBs began their workouts for NFL teams and scouts. All eyes were on potential #1 pick Andrew Luck and the 2nd most sought after QB, Heisman winner Robert Griffin III. Griffin caused jaws to drop in his 40 time, as he posted an official 4.41, which is blazing fast for a player under center. But as impressive as his speed was...
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February 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins talks leadership, accuracy at combine

INDIANAPOLIS The symmetry of two important moments in his football career was not lost on Kirk Cousins when he stepped on the playing field this week at Lucas Oil Stadium. It is the stadium where he nearly led Michigan State to an upset victory over Wisconsin in the inaugural Big Ten championship game in Dec. 3. A victory would have given MSU a second straight conference championship...
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February 24, 2012  |  2 Comments

Final exam for Spartans' Cousins

Every Thursday night during football season, Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins took a test on the upcoming opponent and game plan. And every time, he aced it. "There's really no corrections I make on the test," quarterbacks Dave Warren said. "He knocks them out of the ballpark every time." It's a testament to Cousins' preparation and constant...
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January 01, 2012  |  Discuss

MSU QB blasts BCS system

After a loss in the Big Ten Championship game likely cost the Spartans a BCS bid, MSU quarterback Kirk Cousins sounded off about the BCS system and the Big Ten conference.

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December 04, 2011  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins Adds to Prestine Résumé With Athlete Scholarship

Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins has been named one of the 16 best and brightest collegiate college football players by being named to this year’s National Football Foundation’s National Scholar-Athlete Class. Players selected win $18,000 postgraduate scholarships. Cousins continues to add to a résumé that will ultimately end up as one of the best the Spartans have ever...
October 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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