NFL Combine Invitees: Safeties

Fifteen free safeties and eight strong safeties were invited to participate in this month's NFL Scouting Combine. Check out the list of players and learn more about them.
February 6, 2008

Dantonio Talks Notre Dame

The Spartans are riding a five-game winning streak in South Bend, including a dramatic 44-41 overtime victory over then #10 Notre Dame in 2005. But coach Dantonio knows it's always tough to go on the road.
September 17, 2007

FOOTBALL: Warrick Pounds Opponents

Aggressiveness will be emphasized in the new defensive system. Will Warwick (and others) be able to play under control as a team, or will over-pursuit leave the Spartans vulnerable?
July 23, 2007

Secondary Appears Deep, Strong for State

Voted honorable mention All-Big Ten, Otis Wiley (Jr.) is back at free safety. Wiley led the team in tackles last season with 94. He was a one man wrecking crew early last season with a sack, forced fumble, numerous pass break-ups, and 12 tackles against Idaho
June 8, 2007

Game Keys: Spartans will have to play smart

The Spartans have looked lethargic at times against their first two games against largely inferior opponents. They will need more consistency and a faster start against a Pitt team that has played well at home, and will be ready to hit and play with emotion.
September 15, 2006

PREVIEW: Look for State to soar in Big Ten

There are no tacky slogans, no predictions, no wild provocative comments coming out of East Lansing. Instead a quiet confidence being exuded by the Spartans leaders - their head coach and seniors - say far more than a bunch of empty predictions.
August 27, 2006

Warrick defines new attitude in secondary

"In order to be a leader, you have to be a follower first, so I'm still trying to follow and get to know the formations. Everything else is still being thrown at me, but I have to follow before I can lead." --Spartans free safety Otis Wiley
August 16, 2006

A Look At Michigan State Football 2006

Michigan State head coach John L. Smith finds himself squarely on the hot seat after another sub .500 season that had both alumni and fans grumbling following the Spartans fast start out of the gates in 2005.
July 16, 2006