Ex-Spartans QB Rocky Lombardi taunts Wolverines fans despite trailing by 60 points

Well, this wasn’t the best look for Northern Illinois quarterback Rocky Lombardi. The former Michigan State Spartan decided it would be a good idea to try and taunt Wolverines fans – which he may have had the right to do should his team have been winning this afternoon’s game. Only problem was that Lombardi and … Read more

Former Michigan State QB Rocky Lombardi announces transfer destination

It did not take former Michigan State quarterback Rocky Lombardi to decide on his next destination as he announced on Sunday that he is transferring to Northern Illinois. “There are so many people I would like to thank for their help and support throughout my recruiting process. But without further delay, I would like to … Read more

Former MSU QB Rocky Lombardi posts goodbye message to fans

Former Michigan State Spartans quarterback Rocky Lombardi made the decision to end his tenure in East Lansing earlier this month and enter the transfer portal. He accumulated 1,090 yards, eight touchdowns, and nine interceptions this past season, during which he started Michigan State’s first six matchups. Earlier today, he posted an emotional goodbye message for … Read more

Rocky Lombardi to leave Michigan State Spartans, enters transfer portal

It looks as though quarterback Rocky Lombardi‘s career in East Lansing has come to an end. Minutes ago, it was announced that the Michigan State Spartans redshirt junior quarterback will be entering the transfer portal: Michigan State QB Rocky Lombardi has entered the transfer portal, @TheAthleticCFB has learned. — Colton Pouncy (@colton_pouncy) December 18, 2020 … Read more

Michigan State Spartans upset previously undefeated No. 8 Northwestern Wildcats

The Michigan State Spartans were looking to rebound in a big way after suffering two straight embarrassing losses, and missing out on a chance to play last weekend. In doing so, they handed a previously undefeated team their first defeat of the season. Embed from Getty Images Matt Coghlin hit a field goal with 3:35 … Read more

Michigan State Spartans coach Mel Tucker: “No position is set in stone”

The Michigan State Spartans suffered their second straight blowout loss this afternoon, getting blanked by Indiana by a 24-0 final score. It marked the first shutout loss at home for Michigan State since 1985. Embed from Getty Images After finishing 3-for-7 with two interceptions, Spartans quarterback Rocky Lombardi was replaced by Payton Thorne. Afterwards, coach … Read more

Spartans QB Rocky Lombardi connects with RB Connor Heyward to re-take lead (VIDEO)

It’s been a back and forth affair at Michigan Stadium this afternoon between the Michigan Wolverines and Michigan State Spartans. Both teams scored touchdowns in the 1st quarter, and now the Spartans have responded first in the 2nd quarter. Embed from Getty Images Quarterback Rocky Lombardi connected with RB Connor Heyward to re-take the lead … Read more

Michigan State Spartans take early lead vs. Wolverines (VIDEO)

Well, the Michigan State Spartans are already off to a much better start than last week against Rutgers, and they’re doing it against their chief rivals from Ann Arbor. Embed from Getty Images Spartans quarterback Rocky Lombardi found Ricky White in the end zone, capping a 71 yard and four play drive. Michigan State strikes … Read more

Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh previews upcoming matchup with Michigan State

The Michigan Wolverines earned themselves a big victory on the road last weekend, taking down the Minnesota Golden Gophers 49-24 to capture the Little Brown Jug. Embed from Getty Images Meanwhile, it was the exact opposite story for the Michigan State Spartans, as they were felled by Rutgers in a stunning upset. Seven turnovers doomed … Read more

2020 Michigan State Football Game-By-Game Predictions

NCAA Football: Michigan State at Michigan

In a year where it was uncertain if we would have Michigan State football in the fall, the Spartans and the rest of the Big Ten Conference officially kick off their 2020 seasons this weekend. Embed from Getty Images The Mel Tucker era in East Lansing is set to begin, and while expectations aren’t high … Read more

BREAKING: Michigan State releases depth chart for Rutgers

Michigan State has released their depth chart for this Saturday’s game against Rutgers. The game will be played at 4 pm in Spartan Stadium. Michigan State football depth chart Rutgers week pic.twitter.com/nRQ2e2SM28 — Hondo Carpenter (@HondoCarpenter) November 20, 2018 As you can see in the tweet above, we still don’t know if Brian Lewerke or … Read more

3 Biggest observations from the Michigan State spring game

Michigan State took part in their annual spring game on Saturday as they are set to wrap up practices for the season. They will have their final spring practice on Tuesday. Excluding the 32-30 victory for the offense, in a game where head coach Mark Dantonio frequently hijacked the game and modified the scoring and game … Read more

Could MSU be in the running for Notre Dame QB Malik Zaire?

A frustrating and atypical season for the Michigan State Spartans came to a close last Saturday, a 45-12 loss to Penn State in Happy Valley. A number of things contributed to the 3-9 overall record, but the one thing that was under constant scrutiny was the quarterback play. Whether it was redshirt senior Tyler O’Connor, redshirt junior Damion … Read more

Class of 2017 HS quarterback Rocky Lombardi commits to MSU

It certainly never hurts to add some depth at the quarterback position if you’re a college football program. It also helps to build for the future as early and often as possible on the recruiting trail. On Sunday, the Michigan State Spartans did both of those things as Valley High School (West Des Moines, IA) quarterback Rocky … Read more