Football foxsports.com —  How good will Michigan State be this fall? Only time will tell, but the Spartans have the attention of oddsmakers in Las Vegas. Per RJ Bell at Pregame.com, Michigan State is one of seven teams who are underdogs only once this fall.
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Football mlive.com —  Corley said that the Spartans have peaked his interest in many ways and that he has been recruited to play on both sides of the line of scrimmage. "Michigan State, they'll let me play both ways if I go there," Corley said. "I have a great time (visiting) there. I've got a lot of friends that are on the football team when I go there. It'd be sweet."
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Football mlive.com —  Metrics only go so far on the field, but such measurables as number of starters returning and returning yardage and tackles can get plenty of mileage at the office water cooler when talk turns to college football. Michigan State, coming off its first back-to-back top-five finishes since 1966-1967, is the most experienced team in the Big Ten heading into the 2015 season, according to a formula used in Phil Steele's preseason magazine.
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Football freep.com —  Khari Willis' career at Jackson Lumen Christi included 4.432 rushing yards – 2,800 of them as a senior in 2014 – and running back is where some of his college suitors projected him. But Willis had his heart set on Michigan State, and defense. He starts conditioning with the other MSU freshmen on July 6, but he has already been watching film and preparing to be the kind of player Mark Dantonio compared him with on signing day – former MSU safety and thumper Isaiah Lewis.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Former Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes is quickly learning why jumping from college to the NFL is tougher at his position than some others.
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Football mlive.com —  "I've been driving myself to be great, especially with not being drafted,'' Jones said on Thursday's 'Griff and Grinz Show' on Lansing's 92.1 FM. "It's basically learning they system fast, being a smart football player, and then allowing my talent and ability to take over."
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Football freep.com —  The depth chart says redshirt and so does Grayson Miller's head, but the Michigan State recruit can be forgiven for pining for something else. Four plays of football as a high school senior will do that to you. That's all Miller got in at Georgetown (Ky.) Scott in the fall before planting on a block as a wide receiver and suffering a dislocated ankle and fractured fibula when a linebacker landed on him.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State 2017 commit Hunter Rison took note of it when Rivals.com increased his rating from three stars to four stars — for about one minute. "I told my dad (Andre Rison) and he said, 'Congratulations, you've been putting in a lot of work and you deserve it, but you can't get complacent,' '' Hunter Rison said on 'The Griff and Grinz Show' on Lansing's 92.1 FM, The Team.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State is a two-touchdown underdog at Ohio State on Nov. 21, according to the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas. The sports book will take $1,000 limit bets on the "games of the year" it released lines for on Friday, according to ESPN. The Golden Nugget released the line on five of the Spartans' 12 games.
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Football mlive.com —  Davis said he sensed Michigan State was the right place for him when he attended the Green-White game on April 25. "I knew a lot of the guys that were committed already, and I talked to Messiah (deWeaver) that day and a lot of other recruits to get a feel, and I talked to coach Bollman more,'' Davis said. "I got a feel for the place. I hadn't been able to get up to a game, and I wanted to get a feel for the atmosphere, and I really liked it.''
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Football freep.com —  Reggie McKenzie and Jerome Bettis did it for him, and now Will Gholston intends to do the same thing for others in the same place. His first youth camp, from 1-4 p.m. Saturday at Detroit Mumford High, will give 200 kids 8-15 a free chance to learn football techniques from various counselors — including fellow Michigan State products Denicos Allen, Mylan Hicks, Tony Lippett and Micajah Reynolds. But it means much more to Gholston, a Detroit Southeastern graduate and third-year Tampa Bay Bucs defensive end.
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Football detroitnews.com —  "Matt has shown that he is one of, if not the best, guys in the class," said Brandon Kornblue of Kornblue Kicking. "This summer on the camp circuit, he has really been stepping it up. At the Purdue camp a few weeks ago, he demolished everybody else. He stood out in front of 80, 90 or so specialists, and he did the same thing the other day at Penn State in front of 90 guys, as well."
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Football msuspartans.com —  Michigan State head athletic trainer Dr. Sally Nogle was honored with the Tim Kerin Award on Thursday, June 25, at the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) annual convention in St. Louis, Missouri. The Tim Kerin Award recognizes one individual each year for outstanding service by an athletic trainer. The award itself is shaped like a three-leaf clover. Each leaf represents one of Tim Kerin’s finest qualities: service, dedication and integrity.
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Football mlive.com —  Brian Lewerke got exactly what he bargained for when he showed up earlier this month for voluntary workouts at Michigan State — familiarization with the campus and a lot of sweat. "The workouts were about as hard as I thought they would be,'' said Lewerke, the Spartans' 2015 quarterback signee from Phoenix, Arizona. "I think the biggest things I got out of it was that I was able to make friends with my new teammates, and I was able to get acquainted with the campus. Discuss »
Football freep.com —  One of the top football prospects in the state of Ohio in the class of 2017 is Matt Bockhorst of Cincinnati St. Xavier. The 6-foot-5, 297-pound offensive lineman recently attended the Spartans' Elite Player Camp in East Lansing and received some good news shortly afterward: He had a scholarship offer from Michigan State.
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Football mlive.com —  Matthew Coghlin knew when he left Michigan State kicking camp on June 16 that he wanted to be a Spartan, so it was just a matter of if he would get an offer. Coghlin said that happened on Tuesday, and after talking with his family and coaches, he was ready to become MSU's 20th verbal commitment in the 2016 class.
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Football isportsweb.com —  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.
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Football freep.com —  Mark Dantonio has been loading up at every other position this summer, so how about a kicker? Matthew Coghlin, a 2016 place kicker from Cincinnati Moeller, tweeted tonight that he has committed to Michigan State. He wrote: "I am excited to announce that I am officially committed to Michigan State University Spartans to continue my academic and athletic career!!"
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Football jameslightfootball.com —  Michigan State versus Oregon will be one of the showcase non-conference matchups of the 2015 college football season. The first contest was a great ball game, until Oregon pulled away late in the 4th quarter. Michigan State had a lot of success with their Solo coverage versus Oregon’s trips formations. There were multiple examples where Michigan State was able to force sacks, incompletions and get 3rd down stops with this coverage.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State had three players drafted on to the Fox Sports "College Football 2015 Dream Teams, " as selected by national analysts Bruce Feldman and Stewart Mandel. Quarterback Connor Cook and center Jack Allen were selected by Bruce Feldman and Stewart Mandel chose Shilique Calhoun, as each writer filled out an offense and defense with 11 players along with a kicker and punter.
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