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Michigan State names three captains for 2015

Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio announced his trio of 2015 captains Thursday on Twitter.  Defensive end Shilique Calhoun and linebacker Darien Harris will represent the defense while center Jack Allen is the captain from the offensive side of the ball.  Calhoun is entering his third year as a starter and is a two-time All-Big Ten selection. He has 16.5 sacks and 29...
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Michigan State DE Shilique Calhoun Says The Whole Big Ten Has “A Collective Chip On Our Shoulders”

For decades, the Big Ten was probably the most formidable conference in college football, but its public perception has taken a hit in recent years as the SEC has reigned supreme. Last season was a big year for the Big Ten, however, as Ohio State won the national title and Wisconsin and Michigan State captured New Year’s Day bowl wins. According to Michigan State’s star defensive...
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Michigan State Football: Shilique Calhoun’s role as a leader

The Michigan State Spartans are coming into the 2015 season with many questions that need to be answered. One of the biggest questions is who is going to step up on the defensive side of the ball, it seems as if Shilique Calhoun will need to be the leader of this defense. Calhoun won the 2013 Big Ten defensive lineman of the year and is a two time first team all Big Ten and two time...
June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Shilique Calhoun doesn’t regret returning to Michigan State

The 2015 NFL Draft kicks off on Thursday night at Auditorium Theatre in Chicago. One player who will be watching is Michigan State Spartans defensive end Shilique Calhoun. However, unlike hundreds of other players who will be tuning in, Calhoun will be doing so as a fan. Calhoun could have declared for the draft, but ultimately decided to return to Michigan State to finish out his...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Green Team breakdown

The Green Team was on the losing end of a 9-3 final score in Michigan State’s annual spring game, but several of its players had noteworthy performances. Shilique Calhoun was the headliner of the bunch, as he finished the game with four sacks. Calhoun was in the backfield on almost every single play, which frustrated White Team quarterback Connor Cook to the point where he heaved...
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Star DE Shilique Calhoun To Return To Michigan State For Senior Season

Michigan State’s rise to prominence the past few years has come largely due to its intimidating defense, which, again in 2014, was ranked in the top ten in the nation. Sunday, the Spartans got some great news regarding their 2015 unit. Star defensive end Shilique Calhoun, who many believe would be projected as a first-round NFL draft pick, officially announced that he’ll return...
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January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

MSU’s Shilique Calhoun Posts Photo Of Spartans’ 3 Captains For 2014 Season

Thursday afternoon, it was announced that Michigan State had picked its three captains for the 2014 season. Senior safety Kurtis Drummond, senior guard Travis Jackson and junior defensive end Shilique Calhoun were all selected by their teammates to represent the squad. Calhoun immediately took to Twitter to post a photo of the trio, along with a ‘thanks’ to his teammates. Proud...
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August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan State football looks to handle being “the hunted”

Coming off of a 13-1 and Rose Bowl victory Michigan State isn’t going to surprise anyone this season. Mark Dantonio’s squad is going to have a target on it’s back in 2014, and at Big Ten Media Day Monday he shared how he plans on handling the expectations. “What we’ve tried to talk about is how we handle success, that’s going to be one of the biggest things we deal with...
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

MSU Football: Three must-win games for Spartans

The term must-win game is often overused in the world of sports, but in college football there are certain games that qualify as such. For Michigan State, the 2014 season will arrive with B1G and even National Championship aspirations. If the Spartans hope to achieve those lofty goals they will have almost no room for error, meaning they will have to to win some key games in order...
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Shilique Calhoun’s ‘Leadership Mask’ For Rose Bowl Doesn’t Arrive, Manufacturer Blames UPS

Christmas shoppers aren’t the only victims of UPS’ logistical issues during the holiday season. According to BadAss Masks, the “Leadership Mask” that Michigan State defensive end Shilique Calhoun was going to wear during the Spartans’ Rose Bowl matchup with Stanford was not shipped in time. The facemask manufacturer took to Twitter to blast UPS. ‘Leadership Mask’ that...
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January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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