Saints Make Several Roster Moves Today

In the aftermath of the Saints first win Sunday night, also came the realization that Pro Bowl punter Thomas Morstead will be out for a stretch with a strained quadriceps muscle. Morstead, one of the few 'leftovers' from the Saints Super Bowl season, has consistently been one of the best in the league. Not only did the front office replace him with another Pro Bowler, they also added an offensive tackle, and waived two well-known veterans who have been through the NFL turnstiles a lot lately.
October 6, 2015

Fields in Midseason Form

Between long-snapper John Denney getting a contract extension and rookie Caleb Sturgis unseating veteran Dan Carpenter as the placekicker, it was a busy month of August for the Dolphins specialists. For Brandon Fields, it was simply business as usual.
September 5, 2013

Combine Report: Kickers and Punters's Tom Marino watched the kickers and punters workout on Thursday at the NFL Combine. Here's how they did based on his scoring of their performances.
February 24, 2007

Four Spartans Headed to NFL Combine

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

FOW: Ringer improving, questionable for Pitt

"This size if the first thing, when you look at this football team. We will not play a team any bigger," --Pittsburgh head coach Dave Wannstedt on the Michigan State football team.
September 15, 2006

Defensive experiments paying off

Michigan State's experiments on defense appear to have paid off in a deeper, more talented unit that could be solidly productive this fall.
April 19, 2006

Spartans need special teams improvement

"As far as the punting game goes, what we want to try to do is get Fields into a situation where we just let him kick. I kick myself in the tail for asking him to do too many things and just let him kick the ball."
April 3, 2006

Key Matchups: Spartans vs. Fighting Illini

The struggle for field position was a key problem for the Spartans last week in South Bend. They were backed up inside their own 20 yard-line twice with one nearly being a game-winning safety for the Irish with a minute left in the game.
September 21, 2005