Football grfx.cstv.com —  In advance of Big Ten Media Day the Spartans released their preseason depth chart for 2015.
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Football mlive.com —  The Michigan State football narrative of fighting to earn respect has become so well-known that it has become cliche. So much so that BTN.com writer Tom Dienhart made the Spartans "no respect" theme the No. 3 storyline in his Big Ten media days preview, referring to the head coach as Mark "Chip on the Shoulder" Dantonio.
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Football freep.com —  One of the top prospects in Ohio for the class for 2017 is Cleveland Heights wide receiver Jaylen Harris. The 6-foot-5, 205-pound prospect has been picking up scholarships at an impressive clip. He was in East Lansing on Monday and got some good news from Mark Dantonio.
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Football freep.com —  Mark Dantonio will start the first day with 15 minutes at the podium in Grand Ballroom A (1 p.m., Big Ten Network). Dantonio will be accompanied in Chicago by seniors Jack Allen, Shilique Calhoun and Connor Cook, and the Spartans will be answering questions until rush hour.
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Men's Soccer statenews.com —  The coaches are not allowed much contact with their players over the summer, but head coach Damon Rensing said they have been closely following the players who participated in various summer leagues. “A lot of guys played (over the summer), a lot of guys were active, and we’re happy with where they were,” Rensing said. “Our expectations don’t change a ton. Our goal every year is to put ourselves in position to challenge for a Big Ten Championship.”
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Football foxsports.com —  With coaches and representatives from all 14 Big Ten teams set to descend on Chicago this week for the conference's annual football media days, we preview some of the topics most likely to come up for discussion.
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Men's Basketball spartanavenue.com —  Denzel Valentine performed well despite being granted inconsistent playing time during the U.S. team’s five Pan American Games between July 21 and July 25 in Toronto. His experience can improve Valentine’s game and the upcoming Michigan State squad, which Tom Izzo termed “Zel’s team.”
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Misc. freep.com —  Before we get to Chicago and two days of Big Ten media sessions, and before we even get to this week's questions, a bunch of you responded to my late May post about bias in our MSU/Michigan coverage, and then summer hit, and I'm still sitting here with a select few of those responses. You know, of the ones that can be printed. So let's start with a few, eh?
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Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  After going 6-13 on 3-pointers as a freshman with some good defense in there, he looked to be a potential 3-and-D type wing as a sophomore. However, he suffered an early season injury and Bryn Forbes emerged as a 3 point specialist, and Ellis found himself at the end of the rotation by the season’s end.
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Track & Field msuspartans.com —  Former Michigan State track & field standout Emily MacLeod is will always be a team player, a strange description for a person in the sports of cross country and track and field which are both considered to be individual in nature. MacLeod will be inducted into the fifth Annual Greater Cincinnati Running Hall of Fame. The banquet will take place on Sunday, Aug. 2 at the Original Montgomery Inn.
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Football isportsweb.com —  There will be no “wholesale changes” for the students who attend Michigan State football games this upcoming season, but there will be multiple improvements to their experience. That is according to Paul Schager, Associate Athletics Director for External Operations at Michigan State, who spoke with isportsweb on Tuesday. The biggest questions regarding the Spartan Student Section at MSU football games – will the student section be smaller and will students still be in the upper deck? – have been answered.
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Football isportsweb.com —  The isportsMSU team is putting together lists of the top five Michigan State football players in each position group. Only the college careers of these individuals are going to be considered when ranking them and the era that they played is taken into consideration as well. Here they look at the greatest defensive backs to ever play in the Green and White.
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Football mlive.com —  Connor Cook failed to throw a touchdown pass for the first time in 17 games in one of the Spartans' five "best" wins of the 2014 season.
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Football michiganstate.247sports.com —  The Houston Texans are the latest team set to be profiled in the HBO series "Hard Knocks." And with Michigan State having the most representatives of any college on the Texans, there is the chance the Spartans could be well represented on the show's tenth season. After all, multiple former Spartans appear in the trailer.
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Football onlyfans.cstv.com —  Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio’s press conference is set for 1 p.m. ET on Thursday. The three players representing the Spartans for the event are fifth-year seniors Jack Allen, Shilique Calhoun and Connor Cook.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  For the first time since Feb. 1, Javon Bess played in a basketball game. Tuesday's Lansing Moneyball Pro-Am game at Aim High in Dimondale didn't have quite the same intensity as Michigan State's overtime home win over Michigan back then, and Bess' Black team lost to the Royal Blue team led by MSU teammates Marvin Clark Jr. and Eron Harris. But it was still gratifying for a guy who has endured two foot surgeries and plenty of rehab and precaution since October.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  If you'd like, Mateen Cleaves will answer questions about his career at Michigan State or the state of the Detroit Pistons or his job as a television studio analyst. He can go off on any of those. But to really have his eyes light up, to see the smile that has nothing on Magic Johnson's, just ask about his real passion – helping kids through basketball.
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Football espnmediazone.com —  Fans have voted Michigan State’s thrilling, come-from-behind, 42-41 victory over Baylor in the Cotton Bowl Classic as the No. 1 college football game of 2014 and, as a result, it will conclude The Top 25 College Football Games of 2014 on Sunday, Aug. 2 at 10 p.m. on ESPNU.
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Football cbssports.com —  Le'Veon Bell, who was facing a three-game suspension for DUI and marijuana possession, had that suspension reduced to two games, the NFL announced Tuesday.
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Football shanahan.report —  Dantonio cautions his recruits to take their time and be sure before they make a verbal commit. He wants them to confirm their offer with a confident yes. Dantonio’s track record in nine recruiting classes at Michigan State has justified the method with the lack of last-minute flips.
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