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Founders Brewing honors Mike Sadler a year after death

The Grand Rapids brewery tapped “Sadler's Run Apricot Wheat”

NCAA Football: Wisconsin at Michigan State Mike Carter-USA TODAY Sports

LJ Scott Earns Doak Walker Award Watch List Accolades - Michigan State Athletics
Last season, Scott led the Spartans in nearly every rushing category, compiling career highs in rushing yards (994), carries (184) and rushing touchdowns (6), on the way to being named a third-team All-Big Ten selection.

Michigan State football lands commitment from California DE Parks Gissinger - LSJ
Gissinger is rated as a four-star player by 247sports. The 6-foot-4, 227-pound prospect isn't listed in 247Sports Composite rankings but is a three-star recruit according to and

Michigan State football: Future Spartans teammates react to Parks Gissinger's commitment - 247
A few Spartans welcomed Gissinger to the family.

Founders Brewing releases beer honoring Michigan State punter Mike Sadler |
The Founders brew titled "Sadler's Run Apricot Wheat" is available in the Grand Rapids taproom only. It was tapped on July 20. At 5.3 alcohol by volume and 22 IBUs, the tribute beer is labeled a Class 2.

MSU's Miles Bridges admiring fellow Flint native, Lakers rookie Kyle Kuzma from afar - LSJ
The Michigan State star says he watched Kuzma's Summer League games on TV. The two Flint natives would only cross paths during rec league games in their hometown. Yet, Bridges found himself glued to the television last week as Kuzma lit up the Las Vegas NBA Summer League with the Lakers.

Report: Big Ten teams MSU hoops will play twice revealed - 247
Jon Rothstein reported the each Big Ten team's mirrored Big Ten opponents.

The Oakland Raiders moving to Las Vegas will save quarterback Derek Carr upwards of $8.7 million in taxes - 2017 NFL
The drastic difference in Nevada's and California's state tax rates means Derek Carr's new megadeal will be worth much more after the Raiders move to Las Vegas.

AFC North Q&A: Who wins division and and how many teams make playoffs?
As in most seasons, the divisional race will be tight in Weeks 14 through 17, with two teams ultimately qualifying for the playoffs. The Steelers will win because they might have their best chance at a Super Bowl berth since 2010.

NFL1000: Ranking the Best Defensive Schemes
When it comes to schematic innovation and effectiveness, you’ll generally hear more about the things done on the offensive side of the ball. There will be occasional odes written to the greatness of Buddy Ryan’s old 46 defense, for example. But you’ll hear far more about the West Coast offense and the development of the three-digit passing game from Sid Gillman to Don Coryell to Mike Martz than you will about the zone blitz or the advent of the nickel defense as a base concept.

Predicting the MVP for each NFL division -- New England Patriots Tom Brady, Green Bay Packers Aaron Rodgers
Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers? That's easy. But picking the most valuable player in the other divisions got a little more complicated for NFL Nation.

Best fits for 2017's remaining NFL free agents - NFL Videos
The "NFL Total Access" crew tells us where the best landing spots are for the top available free agents in 2017, including Colin Kaepernick and Darrelle Revis.

Inside The Spring League - Where NFL hopefuls dreamed big - 2017
Go behind-the-scenes at The Spring League, where players such as Ahmad Bradshaw, Greg Hardy, David Ash and more hoped a good showing would lead to an NFL invite.

Cleveland Browns: No chance team would be for a Johnny Manziel return
The Cleveland Browns may not have an elite quarterback room, but there is no chance that head coach Hue Jackson would be open to a return of Johnny Manziel.

Martavis Bryant wants to have a 'man-to-man' conversation with Ben Roethlisberger
Now that Martavis Bryant is back in the saddle with the Pittsburgh Steelers, he wants to have a "man-to-man" conversation with Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger over his critical statements about Bryant’s suspension last year.

Verne Lundquist says he’ll miss your college town, but won’t miss traveling to it -
The longtime voice of the SEC talked with SB Nation in Rhode Island.

NFL Nation roundtables - Burning questions for all 32 teams 2017 season
How will Tom Brady's play impact Jimmy Garoppolo's future with the Patriots? How much longer can Aaron Rodgers keep dominating? NFL Nation reporters answer the biggest looming questions for every team.

NFL Nostalgia: Ranking History's Most Clutch Quarterbacks
All truly great quarterbacks are clutch. But not all clutch quarterbacks are truly great. You are about to meet two types of quarterbacks on this countdown. First, there's a group of very good quarterbacks who were at their best at crunch time: in the fourth quarter, in the playoffs, off the bench in a crisis and so on.

NFL games will no longer feature those awkward erectile dysfunction drug commercials -
NFL broadcasts are definitely going to better in 2017 than they have been in a long time. How do I know this with the season still more than two months away? Because the endless ads for boner pills will no longer be lurking at every commercial break encouraging you to ask your doctor how you, dear older man, can get better at throwing a football through a tire or emasculating those of us who don’t have twin bathtubs in the backyard.

NBA Jam Oral History | Where Are They Now -
When Midway released NBA Jam, in April 1993, the game shattered arcade revenue records. Nearly a quarter century later, SI assembled the game’s makers and stars to recount how the phenomenon came to be.