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Mark Dantonio gives Brian Lewerke a nice endorsement

Dantonio made it no secret that Lewerke is still leading the QB race.

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Dantonio vows Spartans will 're-establish ourselves,' praises Lewerke | Star Tribune
At the spring Green-White scrimmage, Dantonio named Brian Lewerke his starting quarterback and in Monday's session, he strengthened that commitment. He also compared Lewerke favorably with former QB and current Oakland Raiders backup Connor Cook.

MSU's Mitch Eliot a familiar name at Red Wings development camp |
Eliot is the son of Red Wings TV broadcaster Darren Eliot, who played 89 NHL games over the course of five seasons. Naturally, Mitch got some advice from his father before reporting to the five-day camp at Centre Ice Arena.

Ronnie Walker, a senior running back enjoyed his time spent in East Lansing - 247
The 5-foot-11, 185-pound Walker describes himself as "smart, humble and athletic." He has a current top 10 that includes Michigan State, Virginia Tech, North Carolina and others.

Michigan State recruiting notebook: The latest in Spartans recruiting - Land of 10
Parks Gissinger couldn't see himself at Michigan State before he arrived for his visit. So what changed so much that he chose to commit?

Big Ten media days: Best dressed players, country music talk and more - ESPN
From Ohio State players making their case for best dressed to Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany addressing the state of the conference, ESPN reporters are on top of the biggest stories coming out of Chicago.

Le'Veon Bell changing NFL economics? Plus, essential GM traits
In theory, the coaches are suggesting to their players that they can enhance their value to the team by displaying a level of versatility that allows them to fill multiple roles on the roster. While this Swiss Army Knife quality has typically been associated with bubble players in years past, the league's increasing fascination with hybrids has thrust a handful of stars into awkward spots when it comes time to renegotiate their contracts, among which are former Spartans superstar Le’Veon Bell.

Tamba Hali Vents Frustrations with Chiefs on Twitter, Asks If He Is Still Needed
Chiefs veteran pass-rusher Tamba Hali expressed frustration Saturday regarding his usage by the team last season. In a series of tweets, Hali discussed playing only seven snaps in the team's playoff loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers last season and questioned if the Chiefs still need him

Carson Palmer, Larry Fitzgerald won’t play in Hall of Fame Game
The preseason is often a letdown, as fans get excited for the return of football only to watch a game featuring a bunch of third-string scrubs who will be bagging groceries by September. At least Cardinals coach Bruce Arians is warning you in advance.

O.J. Simpson Granted Parole from Prison, Could Be Released as Soon as October 1
After serving nearly nine years of a 33-year prison sentence, O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday and will be released from Lovelock Correctional Center in Lovelock, Nevada, as early as October 1. The 70-year-old Pro Football Hall of Famer has been incarcerated since 2008 after being found guilty of 12 charges, including armed robbery and kidnapping.

Hue Jackson launches foundation to battle human trafficking
Browns coach Hue Jackson and his wife, Michelle, wanted to find their niche in Cleveland and, specifically, a way to serve Northeast Ohio off the football field. So on Thursday night, the Jacksons launched the Hue Jackson Foundation, which will combat human trafficking and give a voice to its victims.

Uber Driver Says Michael Oher Bit Him, Was Drunk Prior to Arrest in 911 Call
The Uber driver who accused Michael Oher of assault alleged that the former Carolina Panthers left tackle bit him when he was drunk. According to the Tennessean's Natalie Neysa Alund, Uber driver Girma Berkess told 911 dispatchers Oher was "drunk" and "trying to attack him" when he gave him a ride on April 14.

Mike Williams Denies Needing Season-Ending Surgery for Back Injury
Los Angeles Chargers rookie wide receiver Mike Williams denied on Saturday that he would require season-ending back surgery despite previous reports to the contrary. "I'm good. Everything good. The back situation. That was some false information being released," he said, per Lakisha Jackson of "I don't know who released it but everything is good."

Odell Beckham Jr. makes local boy's dream come true
All-Pro Wide Receiver Odell Beckham Jr. stopped by in Amarillo today to visit Jayro Ponce, a local boy with a rare form of cancer. Jayro has been diagnosed with a Malignant Rhabdoid Tumor, and is currently staying at the Ronald McDonald House in Amarillo while he receives treatment.

The best phone you can buy right now (2017) - The Verge
Buying a phone can be a chore, but The Verge has done the work for you.