Tyler O'Connor tries to fill Connor Cook's shoes at Michigan State

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Tyler O'Connor has been keeping a list of goals in a spot near and dear to any 22-year-old's heart."The background of my phone has been the goals that I've had for this spring," the Michigan State quarterback said. "I do feel like I've accomplished those things, so I feel very good."O'Connor wrapped up spring practice Saturday, throwing for 138 yards and...
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O'Connor trying to emerge as Cook's successor at Michigan St

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Tyler O'Connor wrapped up spring practice Saturday, throwing for 138 yards and a touchdown in Michigan State's spring game. His Green team lost 14-11 to the White team, but O'Connor put up the best passing numbers of any of the quarterbacks. With Michigan State needing to replace NFL-bound star Connor Cook, the spotlight will be on O'Connor as the season...
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Michigan State QB Tyler O’Connor blasts Connor Cook critics

Tyler O’Connor is likely to become Michigan State’s next starting quarterback now that Connor Cook is NFL bound, and the rising senior recently took to Twitter to give those criticizing Cook’s character and supposed ego issues a piece of his mind. Needless to say, O’Connor did not hold back. pic.twitter.com/m0i2gSRauY — Tyler O'Connor (@TylerOConnor7) February 29, 2016...
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February 29, 2016  |  Discuss

No. 9 Michigan State upsets defending national champ Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Michael Geiger kicked a 41-yard field goal as time expired and No. 9 Michigan State, playing without injured quarterback Connor Cook, beat No. 2 Ohio State 17-14 Saturday to snap the Buckeyes' 23-game winning streak.The Spartans (10-1, 6-1 Big Ten) took control of the Big Ten East, jumped into the thick of the College Football Playoff race and very likely ended...
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November 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan State QB Cook injured in first half against Maryland

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook has left Saturday's game against Maryland after appearing to injure his right shoulder in the first half.Cook was knocked down as he threw a pass during the first quarter and looked to be in pain when he went to the sideline. He was able to return to the game shortly after that, and played the rest of the first half. When...
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November 14, 2015  |  Discuss

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