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Former Spartan defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson joins MSU staff

Former Spartan defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson joins MSU staff

Joe Dandron, Football Beat Reporter

April 30, 2020

  EAST LANSING -- Amidst a flurry of recruiting news and the recent commitment of another Mel Tucker target, Kevin Vickerson— a former Spartan defensive tackle and 11-year NFL veteran— joined the coaching staff to work underneath Ron Burton as an assistant defensive line coach.  Vick...

Spartans continue to stockpile recruits with addition of three-star Chuck Brantley

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Nathan Stearns, Beat Reporter

April 30, 2020

EAST LANSING -- The entire month of April has been an absolute whirlwind for Mel Tucker and Michigan State’s recruiting.  After picking up two commitments over the last week: quarterback Hamp Fay and tight end Kameron Allen, the Spartans acquired another three-star recruit for the 2021 recruiti...

Three-star tight end Kameron Allen commits to Michigan State for 2021

Nathan Stearns, Football Beat Reporter

April 29, 2020

EAST LANSING -- The last week has been a free-for-all for Michigan State recruiting in the Lone Star State.  After obtaining a commitment from three-star quarterback Hampton Fay on April 25, the Spartans were able to poach another player from Texas, as three-star tight end Kameron Allen (Forney, TX) ...

MSU Men’s Soccer adds another recruit to 2020 class

Ian Gilmour

April 28, 2020

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Their spring season may not be happening, but that doesn’t mean MSU isn’t busy preparing for their 2020 campaign. On Tuesday, MSU head coach Damon Rensing announced that the Spartans are adding standout midfielder Vedad Kovac to the 2020 class. Kovac, who spent his entire ...

Motown Rundown – 04/28/2020 – Meet the Rookies

Motown Rundown - 04/28/2020 - Meet the Rookies

Ryan Rabinowitz, Ryan Collins, and Trent Balley

April 28, 2020

On this week’s episode of The Motown Rundown: Ryan Rabinowitz, Trent Balley, and Ryan Collins analyze the Detroit Lions’ draft picks from the final two days of the 2020 NFL Draft. The show wraps up with discussion of Michael Jordan’s “The Last Dance” documentary that featured the Detroit ‘B...

MSU football gets another commit: three-star guard Kevin Wigenton II

MSU football gets another commit: three-star guard Kevin Wigenton II

Joe Dandron, Football beat writer

April 27, 2020

EAST LANSING -- Kevin Wigenton II had offers from Yale, Maryland, Pittsburgh, Rutgers, Colorado State and a litany of other Div. I programs. Wigenton, a three-star offensive guard in the class of 2021 out of the Hun School in Princeton, New Jersey, chose Michigan State. “I’m coming home,” Wigenton’...

Spartan Red Zone – 04/26/2020 – NFL Draft Special: Part 2

Spartan Red Zone - 04/26/2020 - NFL Draft Special: Part 2

Alex McRae, Aidan Hunt, Charlotte Steinberg, and Darin Baydoun

April 26, 2020

In this installment of SRZ, host Alex McRae and contributors Aidan Hunt, Charlotte Steinberg and Darin Baydoun return to offer their takes on the rest of the 2020 NFL Draft. The audio for this podcast was recorded over Zoom. ...

Here is where these MSU football players signed following the 2020 NFL Draft

Wide Receiver Darrell Stewart carries the football against Western Michigan.

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Joe Dandron, Football beat writer

April 26, 2020

This article was last updated at 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 26 First it was defensive tackle Raequan Williams, signing with the Philadelphia Eagles shortly after he went undrafted in this year’s NFL Draft.  He joined fellow Spartans in the NFL cornerback Josiah Scott, who was picked in the fourth...

Spartans add quarterback depth for 2021

Nathan Stearns, Football Beat Reporter

April 25, 2020

EAST LANSING -- On a night that saw several Michigan State football greats start their next chapter as NFL professionals, coach Mel Tucker and company nabbed highly coveted three-star quarterback Hampton Fay. With the commitment of Fay, the Spartans currently have seven three-star recruits on the book...

Raequan Williams goes undrafted, immediately signs with Eagles

Raequan Williams goes undrafted, immediately signs with Eagles

Joe Dandron, Station Manager

April 25, 2020

Michigan State had several players who had expectations to hear their name called in the 2020 NFL Draft.  Unfortunately, things didn’t quite go as the Spartan faithful hoped, as defensive tackle Raequan Williams, linebacker Joe Bachie and quarterback Brian Lewerke went all seven rounds without...

Kenny Willekes goes from walk-on to NFL draft pick

Eric Bach, Sports Broadcast Director

April 25, 2020

Kenny Willekes’ football career embodies the word “journeyman.”  The edge rusher started at MSU as an undersized walk-on, and finished as the program’s all-time leader in tackles-for-loss with 51, breaking former NFL first round pick Julian Peterson's record. Willekes was a first-team All-Ame...

Josiah Scott gets drafted in fourth round of NFL Draft by Jacksonville Jaguars

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Joe Dandron, Station Manager

April 25, 2020

Josiah Scott arrived on Michigan State’s campus as a 3-star recruit out of Hamilton, Ohio with expectations to contribute in a program known for producing NFL defensive backs. He did, from day one. Scott was named a freshman all-American in 2017 and eventually was named Most Valuable Player of ...

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