May 31st, 2017

Emmanuel Flowers was helping his older brother check in for youth football when a passing coach spotted him and offered some advice. “You’re a big kid, you should be playing football right now,” Flowers recalls being told as a third grader. Just like that, Flowers took the tip and started playing. Now the three-star cornerback is less than two weeks away from arriving at Michigan State as a member of the Spartans’ 2017 class.