In a time when high school football prospects are ranked nationally, in order, as if by some mystical scientific formula, from 1 to 5,000, it's always refreshing when a Kyler Elsworth comes along and proves the so-called recruiting gurus wrong. Elsworth joined the Michigan State football team because he wanted to study zoology at MSU more than any other school, wanted to play...
Michigan State sophomore linebacker Kyler Elsworth was forced into duty Saturday against Nebraska, after earning Big Ten special-teams player of the week Monday. Elsworth finished with a career-high 10 tackles and forced a fumble in a 24-3 loss to the Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium.
Kyler Elsworth the latest example for the Spartans; Blair White and D.J. Young were former walk-ons at Michigan State who made it to the NFL.
Kyler Elsworth is another example of a former walk-on having a positive impact for Michigan State.
In Tuesday's "Daily Edition", see the list of Spartans who garnered Big Ten honors this week including football's Kirk Cousins and Kyler Elsworth and volleyball's Kori Moster, and find out who ranks at number six in the fan's top-ten linebacker list.