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Michigan State Football: MSU Athletics proves that “We are all Spartans” is more than a slogan

As a first year MSU student, Katie Feirer was excited to attend her first Spartan home football game. She woke up, threw on her green t-shirt and headed to the tailgate with her other student friends. They enjoyed some food and beverages together, laughing, hanging out, and no doubt discussing what the Spartans would need to do to be successful in the football game later that day...
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What Tom Brady’s successful appeal means for the Miami Dolphins

Guard Dallas Thomas, one of Miami’s hopeful prospects for the 2015 season This morning the National Football League made headlines when Tom Brady’s long awaited appeal of his four game suspension for this season was officially overturned by the U.S. District Court. Having finally seen a major victory in the “DeflateGate” scandal that has racked the New England Patriots for...
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Michigan State Football: Under the radar players to watch against Western Michigan

Spartan fans rejoice; the time for the boys in green and white to make a run at a 5th straight bowl victory, 7th win in eight years over the Wolverines and most importantly, a spot in the College Football Playoff is finally upon us. Michigan State doesn’t have the flashiest of week one matchups–a date with Western Michigan in Kalamazoo–but anytime a team takes the field for...
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The Last Word Podcast: Michigan State-WMU preview

Today on The Last Word Podcast, isportsweb’s MSU recruiting insider Ryan McCumber joins Tyler Hayward to preview tomorrow’s contest between Michigan State and Western Michigan. To listen to the entire preview, click here. This article The Last Word Podcast: Michigan State-WMU preview appeared first on isportsweb by Tyler Hayward
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Georgia Football season preview: Special teams

This is part eight and the final installment of the positional preview of our Georgia Football 2015 season preview series. This edition will take a look at the special teams, headlined by preseason All-SEC kicker Marshall Morgan and the electrifying returner Isaiah McKenzie. Parts one through four focused on the offensive positional groups and part five through seven focused on the...
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Tar Heels vs Gamecocks preview and prediction

The college football season has finally arrived after eight long months of offseason so fire up the grill, crack open an ice cold beer and enjoy the Belk College Kickoff battle of the Carolinas at Bank of America Stadium. The Tar Heels and Gamecocks both enter the contest with a lot to prove following disappointing showings during the 2014 campaign. North Carolina boasted one of...
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Michigan State Football: WMU By The Numbers

We’ve made it. The long awaited return of college football, yes it is finally here. The Michigan State Spartans will debut their season tomorrow night at 7:00 PM against the Western Michigan Broncos. Many are excited to see the core of returning seniors for the Spartans and see if they have what it takes to make it to the 2nd annual College Football Playoff. Here are five statistics...
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New York Mets: Give Yoenis Cespedes all the money

The New York Mets have to do whatever they can to get Yoenis Cespedes re-signed. This guy is just an absolute stud. Since he’s been in New York (30 games), he’s hit .295/.345/.605 with 10 home runs. More importantly, though, the Mets are winning a lot more with him in the lineup, and this isn’t just a coincidence. In all the games Yoenis Cespedes has played in his career,...
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Why are the New York Rangers being overlooked?

After a season that saw them finish with 113 points and win the President’s Trophy only to fall a game short of the Stanley Cup Finals, the New York Rangers had a quiet but productive offseason in the hopes of trying to tinker the team just enough to make it to the promised land. Why then, are so many forecasters picking them to finish third or at best second in the Metropolitan...
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Michigan State Football: What fans should want from the Western Michigan game

No Fly Zone Darqueze Dennard named the secondary the “No Fly Zone” for their ability to stop offenses from gaining big yards especially in the air.  While some big name players such as Dennard and Trae Waynes have left for the NFL in the past couple years, the Spartans still have one of the best defenses in the country. This year though, the first without Defensive Coordinator...
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Michigan State Football: Western Michigan predictions

The Michigan State football team opens their season tomorrow night. With that, we are going to start our game-by-game predictions today by seeing how we feel the Spartans will favor against the Western Michigan Broncos. (photo via MLive) Mike Sterner: The Spartans should dominate Western Michigan in the trenches, and that will be the biggest factor in allowing them to convincingly defeat...
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Manchester Clubs Spend Big

The transfer merry go round that we experience every summer came to an end yesterday,  unsurprisingly the usual suspects Chelsea, Manchester City, United and Liverpool were heavily involved while others (I’m looking at you Arsenal) barely made any signings. The playmaker will wear the no 17 this season In a window that had very few marquee transfers it was the league leaders...
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NASCAR: The importance of Darlington’s throwback weekend

It’s been well documented that one of NASCAR’s greatest traditions, the Southern 500 at Darlington, is returning to its rightful Labor Day weekend home. Also well documented has been the tremendous response to track management’s request for teams to run creative throwback schemes under the lights on Sunday night.  Throwback schemes in their essence are the epitome of “cool...
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Milwaukee Brewers: Zach Davies impresses in MLB debut

Starting pitcher Zach Davies made his MLB debut with the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates, receiving a no-decision while the Brewers went on to win 9-4. The 22-year-old righty from Arizona, listed at 6-feet and 155 pounds, looked calm and collected during what was probably the biggest day of his life. Davies worked very quickly and used his signature...
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Arizona Football: UTSA preview

The Arizona Wildcats kick off the 2015-16 season at home against the UTSA Roadrunners on Thursday, September 3. The Arizona football program will be looking to start their season on a good note against a widely inexperienced UTSA team compared to the group they played a year ago in San Antonio. Anu Solomon and the Arizona Wildcats look to start the season off in dominating fashion...
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ACC Basketball: Challenges for the elite

To be sure, some teams have it better than others when it comes to scheduling, but not everyone escapes the difficulty of the ACC (or unlucky out of conference foes) altogether. There are some pretty intense matchups in store almost right off the bat. Here are the toughest matchups that the top tier of the ACC will have to face during the regular season: Duke Duke’s highest touted...
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How the September Call-ups will help the Tampa Bay Rays

Matt Moore Every September, the Major League rosters expand from 25 to 40 players. Teams are allowed to call up as many players from the 40-man roster as they want to. The Tampa Bay Rays have only used six spots of the September call-ups, although they can call up more later in the month. While these call-ups probably will not make a major impact, they can provide the extra push...
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Predicting Big Ten Games: Week 1

The MSU writers for isportsweb.com will have a season long competition to see who can predict each weekof Big Ten games the best. Check out the predictions for Week 1 below. Updates to the results and records will be updated at the conclusion of the final game. Writers include: K’ylon Haugabook, Ryan McCumber, Max Lapthorne, Matt Hoeppner, David Harns, Trevor Upchurch, Ryan B....
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Will Andy Murray ever reach elite status?

Andy Murray Despite being ranked among the best players in the world, Andy Murray seems unable to cement his place as a consistent, notable grand slam champion. Few doubt his talent and drive, as reaching at least the semifinals at the 2015 Wimbledon, French Open, and Australian Open is a near impossible feat for the majority of professional players. With a very impressive ten Masters...
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The Last Word Podcast: Michigan-Utah Preview

Today on The Last Word Podcast, Tyler Hayward and Ryan McCumber preview U of M’s opener against the Utah Utes. To listen to the entire podcast, click here. This article The Last Word Podcast: Michigan-Utah Preview appeared first on isportsweb by Tyler Hayward
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Oregon football depth chart preview: Defense

Oregon football has released their two-deep depth chart for their week 1 game against Eastern Washington. Yesterday we discussed the position groups on offense. Today we will preview the position groups on defense. Defensive Line DeForest Buckner will be the leader on the defensive line. The most experienced unit on defense will be headlined by second-team All-Pac 12 performer...
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Isportsweb.com inaugural preseason college football poll

Urban Meyer leads the unanimous number one team Ohio State. Isportsweb.com Preseason Poll Ohio State (8) Texas Christian Michigan State Alabama Baylor Oregon Auburn Georgia Florida State University of Southern California University California, Los Angeles Louisiana State University Clemson Notre Dame Arizona State Mississippi Georgia Tech Stanford Wisconsin Arizona Mississippi...
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Pittsburgh Steelers position review: Wide receiver/tight end

The Pittsburgh Steelers had the second best passing attack in 2014. They averaged 301.6 yards per game through the air. Along with one of the best quarterbacks in the league, the Steelers have a solid receiving core. If all of the receivers can stay healthy this season, Pittsburgh’s passing offense should rank toward the top of the NFL again in 2015. Here is an in-depth look at...
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Staff Predictions: Michigan Football at Utah

On Thursday, Sept. 3 Michigan Football will begin the Jim Harbaugh era when the Wolverines clash with the Utah Utes at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 8:35 PM (EST) and the game will be televised on FOX Sports 1. Click here for a complete preview of Michigan at Utah. Read on for the staff predictions. Rob White You can follow Rob on Twitter @isportsRob No one really...
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Detroit Lions: Game-by-game predictions for 2015

The time is now for the Detroit Lions. No longer is the team drafting for the future, dreaming of  .500 records while hoping to avoid being the laughing stock of the league. After a playoff berth in the team’s first season under head coach Jim Caldwell, a little more is expected this year. A team that lost stars like Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley from last year’s team is certain...
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