Football detroitnews.com —  Michigan State has continued to build in-roads at Detroit Cass Tech in recent years, landing commitments from players like Dennis Finley and Deon Drake in the process. The Spartans are pursuing several Technicians again, recently offering junior safety Demetric Vance and sophomore wide receiver Donovan Peoples-Jones.
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Football onlyfans.cstv.com —  Running back Jeremy Langford and wide receivers Tony Lippett and Keith Mumphery were the first Spartans to meet with the media at the NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday afternoon at Lucas Oil Stadium.
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Football freep.com —  Last week, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio made the call on offering a player the staff is very familiar with, Hinsdale (Ill.) Central offensive lineman Matt Allen, the younger brother of current Spartan players Jack and Brian Allen. Like his older siblings, Matt is not only a fine football player, but a standout wrestler as well.
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Football spreaker.com —  Jack and Rico Beard talk NFL Combine with former San Francisco/Seattle Seahawks/Detroit Lions linebacker, five-time Pro Bowl and MSU's all-time leader in tackles for losses, Julian Peterson.


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Football mlive.com —  Former Michigan State standout Tony Lippett is at the NFL scouting combine as a wide receiver. He's only going to participate in the receiving drills. Still, talk continues to linger about the 6-foot-2, 192-pounder playing cornerback at the professional level. "Some teams have been interested about the fact of me playing corner," Lippett said. "I'm just trying to keep an open mind."
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Football thesportsbank.net —  Michigan State corner Trae Waynes is another member of the “no fly zone,” (the original no fly zone, remember that the Arizona Cardinals took the name from the MSU Spartans, who had it first) will join former Jim Thorpe award winner Darqueze Denard by becoming a first round NFL draft pick.
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Football freep.com —  It looks to be a strong year for offensive line talent in the states of Michigan and Ohio, and that should bode well for Michigan State. The Spartans will be looking to sign at least three quality linemen in the class of 2016, and Gavin Cupp of Leipsic High School in Ohio is one player they are actively recruiting.
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Football btn.com —  Michigan State has been arguably the premier program in the Big Ten the past five seasons, winning double-digit games four times in that span with Rose Bowl and Cotton Bowl titles. The program is 32-8 in the Big Ten from 2010-14.
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Football profootballtalk.nbcsports.com —  Kirk Cousins has been in Tampa recently, working out with ESPN analyst Jon Gruden. As in Washington coach Jay Gruden’s brother. Imagine that. The Tampa Tribune said that Jon Gruden is working as a volunteer coach at Carrollwood Day School, and that Gruden was running drills there last week with Cousins, former Bucs quarterback Josh Freeman and Washington running back Alfred Morris.
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Football msuspartans.com —  Six Michigan State players - safety Kurtis Drummond, linebacker Taiwan Jones, running back Jeremy Langford, wide receiver Tony Lippett, wide receiver Keith Mumphery and cornerback Trae Waynes - have accepted invitations to participate in the 2015 National Football League Scouting Combine, scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 17-Monday, Feb. 23 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Spartans lead all Big Ten teams with six players participating in the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine.
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Football freep.com —  Conventional NFL mock draft wisdom these days has Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota falling to the New York Jets at No. 6 -- and the Jets being unable to pass up the Heisman Trophy winner – but draft analyst Mike Mayock has another idea at that spot. "Do you take the top corner on the board?" Mayock said on a teleconference this week. "(Trae) Waynes from Michigan State?"
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State is sending a Big Ten-high six players to the NFL combine in Indianapolis, which begins on Tuesday at Lucas Oil Stadium and runs through Friday. It ties for the most players the Spartans have sent to the combine in the Dantonio era (2012), and the number of players invited ranks as the second most in Michigan State history behind the seven a Nick-Saban led team had invited in 2000.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Michigan State again will have strong representation at the NFL combine this week with six Spartans in attendance. Cornerback Trae Waynes leads the group as surefire first-round pick and likely the top cornerback in the draft, but Michigan State has a deep group of talent that could be selected throughout draft, which begins April 30.
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Football usatoday.com —  I was raised in Kenosha, Wis., by both my parents, Ron and Erin Waynes. They met at Kansas State, because they both ran track there. They both ended up being guidance counselors in the school system. My dad was actually me and my brother's guidance counselor. He kept a really close eye on us, so we stayed out of trouble.
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Football isportsweb.com —  Michigan State Football is known for their great defensive backs. Is it possible Zechariah McPhearson could be the next piece in their secondary? The Spartans would like him to be, as they offered McPhearson last week.
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Football chicagotribune.com —  Black History Month regularly features stories about the integration of college football in the 1960s. Usually, the accounts focus on the first African-American players who broke the barriers to play at powerhouse schools in the South. However, there’s a significant and often overlooked part of this saga that took place at Michigan State. A new book by Tom Shanahan, “Raye of Light,” examines how Duffy Daugherty built the great Spartans teams of the 1960s by actively recruiting elite African-American players such as Bubba Smith and George Webster. The starting quarterback on his great 1966 team was Jimmy Raye, an African-American.
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Football mlive.com —  Mark Dantonio doesn't attempt to hide his competitive nature from the public, so he certainly doesn't mask his passion for football from his assistant coaches or players. And the Michigan State head coach has something to prove where it comes to the Spartans defense, as it moves forward without the services of iconic defensive coordinator and now Pitt head coach Pat Narduzzi.
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Football mlive.com —  Several prospects being recruiting by Michigan State will take part in the "Best Of The Midwest" high school football combine on Monday, including quarterback Messiah deWeaver from the 2016 class.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State cornerback Trae Waynes was projected as the No. 14 overall pick in the upcoming NFL draft by ESPN analyst Mel Kiper Jr. in a recent article. That would have Waynes as the first cornerback selected in the draft, going to the Miami Dolphins, where he would join former Spartans Dion Sims (tight end) and Brandon Fields (punter).
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