Report: Brian Allen becomes first known NFL player to test positive for coronavirus

According to a report from NFL insider Jay Glazer, the first NFL player has tested positive for the coronavirus. That player is Los Angeles Rams C Brian Allen. Breaking news from @JayGlazer: Los Angeles Rams C Brian Allen is first NFL player to test positive for Covid-19. — FOX Sports: NFL (@NFLonFOX) April 16, … Read more

3 Wolverines, 3 Spartans tabbed to All-Big Ten offensive squads

After announcing their all-defensive teams on Tuesday, the Big Ten Conference announced their all-offensive honorees on Wednesday. Three players each from both Michigan and Michigan State were given team honors by either coaches and/or media personnel. MICHIGAN WOLVERINES Congrats to @MasonCole52 and @Ben_Bredeson74 — Second Team All-Big Ten!! #GoBlue — Michigan Football (@UMichFootball) November … Read more

6 Lineman from Michigan schools named to Outland Trophy watch list

The latest preseason award watch list featuring players from Michigan-based programs is the Outland Trophy, given to the country’s most outstanding interior lineman by the Football Writers Association of America. In total, 81 players across the nation have been named to the list. Of the 81 are six players deriving from Michigan-based schools: two from … Read more

4 Michigan-based centers named to Rimington Trophy watch list

The Rimington Trophy is award every year in college football to the nation’s top center. The committee for the award allows for three groups to vote on who is the most deserving of the award. This year, among the 70+ players named to the preseason watch list for the Rimington Trophy are four centers playing … Read more

3 Biggest questions facing Michigan State entering the 2017 season

NCAA Football: Furman at Michigan State

There is nobody who wants to get back out onto the field in real game time and forget about the off-season more than Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio. The 11th-year head man for the Spartans has had a busy off-season, to put it lightly. Overshadowing the potential of his freshmen class and some … Read more

MSU freshman OL Thiyo Lukusa leaving the program

The offensive line is vital to any football team, but it turned into a liability often times last year for the Michigan State Spartans. Whether it was protecting the quarterback, creating holes for the running backs, or simply just staying healthy, it was very much a struggle. The team learned on Tuesday that they will be … Read more

EDITORIAL: Don’t sleep on Michigan State in 2016

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. If you look back in the history of the Big Ten, … Read more

5 Michigan-based CFB linemen named to ‘Outland Trophy’ watch list

The preseason watch list for various college football awards continue to be released this week. On Friday, one of the trophy lists made public was the Outland Trophy, which is awarded to the nation’s best interior lineman. Among the 70 names making the cut on July 8 – two Michigan Wolverines, two Michigan State Spartans, and one … Read more

Michigan State center Brian Allen named to Rimington Trophy watch list

On Tuesday in the college football world, the preseason watch lists for the Maxwell and Bednarik Awards respectively were revealed. For the offense-based Maxwell Award, two Michigan Wolverines receivers were mentioned. As for the Bednarik ‘Defensive POY’ Award, three Wolverines and two Michigan State Spartans were listed. Earlier on Wednesday, the watch list for the John Mackey … Read more

Rosters set for Michigan State’s Green-White game this Saturday

Michigan State held its annual Spring player draft on Tuesday for the upcoming Green-White game, being played this Saturday at 3 p.m. at Spartan Stadium. The game will also be aired on the Big Ten Network. The draft began with Spartan seniors being split into two teams. From there, the two teams took turns drafting … Read more