Can a notes column run too long? No way, you say, but reporter Jim Wexell tests that theory with his lengthy column on the three-day Steelers minicamp that ended Sunday.
The problem for Trannon seems to be his size would dictate that he would translate more to the tight end position.
Four Michigan State seniors – quarterback Drew Stanton, defensive tackle Clifton Ryan, wide receiver Matt Trannon and punter Brandon Fields – have accepted invitations to participate in the National Football League's 2007 Scouting Combine, scheduled for Feb. 21-27 at the RCA Dome in Indianapolis, Ind.
February 2, 2007
``I say what I said last week, he's 60-40. I think he's 80/20 that he wants to come back, its just a matter of figuring out how many things in football would help or hurt him.
November 21, 2006
Fans stayed away in droves from Spartans Stadium Saturday, preferring to stay close to their computers and radios, watching the search for a new head coach play out over the weekend. About half the announced crowd of 65,000 watched MSU fall 31-18 to Minnesota
November 13, 2006
In the midst of the greatest comeback in NCAA history, you couldn't
help but notice the constant grimacing from Drew Stanton during and after plays, on the sideline, and just walking off the field.
October 24, 2006
Michigan State wide receiver Matt Trannon (6) grimaces as he is carted off the the field following an injury in the fourth quarter during the football game against Michigan at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Oct. 7, 2006. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
October 9, 2006
"You listen to some 'cock-and-bull'
story and you change it, and now you make it a no-call after a kid gets hit
out of bounds like that? That's wrong," --Michigan State head coach John L. Smith
September 26, 2006