Monthly Archives: August 2014

Spartans in the NFL: Preseason Week 3

Tweet Kevin Vickerson vowed to come back stronger than ever in his return from a hip injury. And the former Michigan State defensive tackle began that process Saturday when he made his long awaited return to the field in the … Continue reading

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Spartans in the NFL: Preseason Week 2

Tweet Former Michigan State quarterback Brian Hoyer struggled in his latest audition to reclaim the starting quarterback job for the Cleveland Browns. Former Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel, his main competition, also struggled, making the quarterback situation still unsettled for … Continue reading

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Fallout of O’Bannon case has MSU players missing popular game

EAST LANSING — Darien Harris has enjoyed being able to boot up his gaming system and play as himself in EA Sports’ popular NCAA Football series in years past. It’s a ritual of late summer and fall enjoyed by many … Continue reading

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Spartans opening season No. 8 in AP poll

Michigan State will begin the season with its highest ranking in the Associated Press poll since starting 1967 at No. 3. The Spartans, who are coming off a 13-1 season that featured Big Ten and Rose Bowl titles, were ranked … Continue reading

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Spartans in the NFL: Preseason Week 1

Tweet One is trying to make a team as an undrafted free agent, while the other is a lock to make the team as his team’s first-round selection in May’s NFL draft. And both Houston Texans linebacker Max Bullough and … Continue reading

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Rose Bowl residuals: More from MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon and AD Mark Hollis

Today in the LSJ and at GreenAndWhite.com, we examine the impact that Michigan State winning its first Rose Bowl in 26 years has had on the university and its football program. And here at Spartan Shadows, we’ll answer a few … Continue reading

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MSU football: Dantonio reviews opening practice

Tweet EAST LANSING – Michigan State had its opening practice session of the season Saturday morning and here’s a look at what eighth-year coach Mark Dantonio had to say during his session with the media.

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New Jersey WR commits to MSU

Michigan State stayed hot on the recruiting trail and got its 2016 class started with one of the nation’s top prospects. Sicklerville (N.J.) Timber Creek wide receiver Cameron Chambers verbally committed to the Spartans this afternoon via his Twitter account, … Continue reading

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