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Former Michigan State Star Le’Veon Bell Rips Skip Bayless: “Say What You Need To Say To Me To My Face”

Another day, another athlete is angry about the things being said about him on ESPN’s First Take. Today, it is Pittsburgh Steeler star running back Le’Veon Bell. On Wednesday, Skip Bayless said that Bell should “quit whining” in response to comments about the Cincinnati Bengals going out of their way to injure him in 2015. Bayless called Bell’s comments “unbecoming of...
Via College Spun
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Spartans: Around the Campus 2016

Welcome back for another installment in Talking 10’s “Michigan State Week” series. Although most of our articles for “Michigan State Week” are focusing on football, this is our weekly chance to check in on all the other athletic success stories going on in East Lansing. Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of 2015-16 and how that will project forward for Spartan...
Via Talking 10
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

talking10 podcast: Michigan State 2016 preview

The talking10 podcast brings you everything Michigan State Spartans football for the 2016 season. Joining Andy, Dave and Kevin is Hondo Carpenter of Spartan Nation and we break down the ins and outs of MSU football with him. There’s even room for bold predictions, key stats to watch and players that will determine the 2016 season for the Spartans. So, make sure to visit Spartan...
Via Talking 10
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Spartans Football Preview: A look at the 2016 defense

Defense wins championships — it is a manta football fans have all heard about a thousand times. However, the 2015 Michigan State Spartans showed exactly why the mantra is there in the first place. MSU’s legacy in the Dantonio era was and is built on defense and 2016 won’t be any different, except for some of the cast of characters that look to make the Spartans defense feared...
Via Talking 10
1 day ago  |  Discuss

isportsMSU Red Cedar Report: MSU baseball BTT preview, Scott Moore

On today’s isportsMSU Red Cedar Report, Scott Moore, who does play-by-play for the Michigan State baseball team for Spartan Sports Network, joins Tyler and Mike as they look at MSU’s recent slump, preview the Big Ten Tournament and MSU’s hopes for the NCAA Tournament. Tyler and Mike also discuss the latest regarding Draymond Green’s recent controversy. To listen to the entire...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Spartans Football Preview: Was 2015 a giant step forward?

How do you top winning a game in the inaugural College Football Playoff bowl set up? That was the question for the Michigan State Spartans entering the 2015 season. The answer simply came with wins over both Ohio State and Iowa to claim a Big Ten championship. With it came a berth in the second edition of the College Football Playoff itself. However, there were still more questions...
Via Talking 10
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Three recruits the Spartans would love to land

The Michigan State football coaching staff is currently working hard to gain commitments for the 2017 recruiting class. The Spartans currently have eight commitments and would love to add some more in the coming weeks. There are a few guys that stand out above the rest, so let’s take a look at three guys the Spartans would love to land in 2017. Ambry Thomas Ambry Thomas is a...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Harbaugh Owns Michigan State Fan Over Twitter

Jay Harbaugh, Michigan’s TE and special teams coach, is a big hip-hop enthusiast. After John O’Korn shared to Harbaugh that he thinks Drake’s ‘Views’ album gets better and better, this back-and-forth between Harbaugh and a Michigan State fan ensued. Views gets better and better with each listen… Am I wrong @JayHarbaugh? — John O’Korn (@JohnOKorn) May 17, 2016...
Via Diehardsport
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Michigan State Football’s Big Ten Title Rings Arrived Today

Michigan State captured last season’s Big Ten championship en route to a berth in the College Football Playoff. Today, the Spartans received the rings commemorating that accomplishment. The scores of Michigan State’s wins over Michigan, Ohio State and Iowa in the Big Ten title game are all included on each ring.  Got the Big Ten Championship rings today! #V4MSU pic.twitter...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Draymond's Community Assists: Michigan State

Michigan State University Athletic Director Mark Hollis, Basketball Head Coach Tom Izzo, and President Lou Anna K. Simon discuss Draymond Green’s positive impact on the Michigan State community.
Via YouTube
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa infielder Mason McCoy makes extraordinary grab against Michigan State

Sometimes, it takes a little luck and some extraordinary feats to get a single out. And the Iowa Hawkeyes certainly accomplished both against the Michigan State Spartans. With the Hawkeyes on the mound and the Spartans at-bat in the top of the eighth inning, the batter hit a shot right at the mound that bounced off of Iowa pitcher Ryan Erickson’s hip, only to end up right into...
Via The Comeback
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jack Del Rio on Connor Cook: ‘He’s been outstanding’

Former Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook surprisingly fell to the fourth round in the 2016 NFL Draft. The Oakland Raiders eventually ended his fall, and that seems to be paying off so far. Head coach Jack Del Rio recently held a press conference and discussed the rookie signal-caller. He had a lot of good to say about the quarterback and it looks like he is adjusting to the...
Via Campus Sports Net
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State DT Damon Knox leaves team to pursue career in law enforcement

The Michigan State Spartans defensive line lost a handful of players to the 2016 NFL Draft and graduation, and now they have lost another projected starter in Damon Knox. Knox was waiting to learn whether he was granted a sixth-year of eligibility by the NCAA. If Knox was granted the waiver, he would have returned to Mark Dantonio’s team as the starting defensive tackle. However...
Via Campus Sports Net
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Baseball: Spartans complete Comerica Park sweep

Michigan State baseball, perhaps more than any other athletic team on campus, travels to various places across the country to play baseball, such as Greenville, South Carolina or Corpus Christi, Texas. These cities on the southern barnstorming tour vary from year to year. One of the constant fixtures on Michigan State’s baseball schedule recently has been a game or two in Comerica...
Via isportsweb.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Arjen Colquhoun gets northern call.

Michigan State’s impressive number of alumni playing in the CFL may have just gotten a boost on May 10th. The Spartans’ own Arjen Colquhoun was drafted by the Canadian Football League’s Edmonton Eskimos in the second round of the CFL draft, 17th overall. The Edmonton Eskimos, who recently won the 104th Grey Cup made Colquhoun the third defensive back drafted in the first two...
Via isportsweb.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: Deyonta Davis NBA Draft Profile

Just hours after the Spartans heard that Josh Jackson was going to commit to the University of Kansas, they learned that Deyonta Davis was going declare for the NBA Draft. When Davis left MSU, he averaged 7.5 points per game and 5.5 rebounds in the 18.6 minutes he played. He shot just under 60 percent from the field and was a 61 percent free throw shooter. Davis showed signs of promise...
Via isportsweb.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Grad Decorates Graduation Cap With Parking Tickets

Anyone who’s ever brought their car to school knows that it’s nearly impossible to get by without getting at least a few parking tickets per semester. At Michigan State, it’s no different. One graduating senior came up with a clever use for those annoying pieces of paper on her final day on campus. According to Mashable, an MSU senior named Kaila Davidson got 10 tickets during...
Via College Spun
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Did father's offensive Twitter account affect Connor Cook's draft stock?

It was widely believed that former Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook had some concerning personal issues to deal with as he entered the 2016 NFL Draft, but it now appears NFL personnel may have been concerned about his father as well.  Cook’s behavior after the Big Ten title game was widely documented, after he aggressively snatched the MVP trophy out of Hall of Famer Archie...
Via College Spun
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Spartans star arrested outside strip club on drug, weapon charges

DEARBORN, Mich. — Former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling was charged Wednesday with carrying a concealed weapon and other crimes after being found in possession of guns and marijuana in suburban Detroit, according to authorities.The Wayne County prosecutor's office says the 24-year-old was arrested Sunday evening outside a Dearborn strip club. Club security called...
Via Associated Press
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Michigan State star Keith Appling arrested for possession of loaded AK-47

Former Michigan State basketball star Keith Appling was a big part of the Spartans’ program from 2010-2014 and has been playing in the D-Leauge ever since he graduated. Unfortunately, he has been picked up for pretty serious charge and it could affect his future in the NBA. According to WXYZ’s Justin Rose, Appling was arrested in a Dearborn, Michigan strip club for possession...
Via Campus Sports Net
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Big Ten Spring QB Battle Update: Michigan and Michigan State

Welcome to our newest addition to the talking10 family — talking10TV. Throughout the summer and in to the fall we will be unveiling a number of shows to hopefully inform and entertain you, the fan of the Big Ten and your team within. Up first is a look at the hottest position battles in the spring, the eight quarterback battles happening throughout the conference. In this segment...
Via Talking 10
April 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Michigan State’s Deyonta Davis declares for 2016 NBA Draft

As the deadline for underclassmen to declare for the 2016 NBA Draft approaches, another name has been added to the pool of draft eligible players. The latest edition is Michigan State’s Deyonta Davis. Michigan State announced that Davis would be declaring for the draft on Tuesday afternoon. Davis will sign with an agent, so he forgoes the remainder of his college eligibility. “I...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 12, 2016  |  Discuss

AP accidentally names Denzel Washington Player of the Year

Back in the 1970s, Denzel Washington, now one of the most famous actors on the planet, played basketball at Fordham for head coach P.J. Carlesimo. Apparently, he was so successful, that decades later, he’s being recognized for his greatness. …or, the AP just made a fairly big typo. Thursday, the Associated Press named its Player of the Year, which is actually Michigan State’s...
Via College Spun
March 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Michigan State Forward Javon Bess to transfer

Tweet This is the second reported transfer out of the Michigan State program in the last hour, this time it’s Sophomore Forward Javon Bess. Michigan State's Javon Bess will transfer, source told @CBSSports. Two years of eligibility remaining. — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) March 28, 2016 This one doesn’t come to as a surprise either as it was reported earlier that...
Via The Majors East Lansing
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss
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