After a dull first half of 31 yards passing from Michigan State quarterback Andrew Maxwell, the Spartans came back to beat Eastern Michigan in a final score of 23-7. Michigan State struggled in the first half, scoring six points on two Dan Conroy field goals. Le'Veon Bell added a touchdown with 2:05 left in the game, in addition to his 253 yards rushing total on 36 touches. Dion Sims recorded a season-high six passes for 112 receiving yards, tacking on a touchdown as well. Andrew Maxwell finished the game completing 16-of-29 passes for 159 yards and one touchdown.
The Spartans now have their Big 10 opener against Ohio State next Saturday at Spartan Stadium.
Earle invites the usual crew of Drew Sharp and Jack Ebling to make their Big 10 picks for the weekend. Earle also interviews MSU football players and coaches on their opinions from the loss against Notre Dame. Earle takes callers to close the show, as well as touching on several topics on Detroit sports.
Detroit News writer Tom Markowski opens the show, analyzing prep sports in the state of Michigan, and giving some predictions on top, contender teams. Voice of the Detroit Lions Dan Miller joins the show, discussing some of the issues with the team, such as who the answer will be at the running back position. Earle ends the show giving away football tickets to Saturday’s game against Eastern Michigan.
Former NFL player Lomas Brown joins Earle to discuss the Detroit Lions running game or lack there of and the NFL. Fitness guru Steve Morgan joins Earle to discuss how and where people are working out. Brian Callaway of the Lansing State Journal calls in to discuss what Michigan State can get out of the Eastern Michigan game.
Cathy George, Michigan State University's Women's Volleyball coach, joins Earle to discuss their 12-0 start. George Blaha, the voice of the MSU football games and the Detroit Pistons, joins Earle to discuss the MSU football team and the Detroit Pistons.
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish had luck on their side Saturday night, not allowing the Michigan State Spartans to move the ball on the ground or through the air. The Irish rocked the Spartans with a 20-3 win.
With a big weekend of football, Earle invites Detroit Free Press columnist Drew Sharp and Spartan Magazine’s Jack Ebling to make their game day picks, and talk about other hot topics in college football. Earle also calls on Detroit News columnist Terry Foster to open the show with discussion on boxing and more. Earle closes the show with a little high school football, and NFL football.
Lansing State Journal prep sports editor Dick Hoekstra gives his analysis on high school football teams around the area, as the season gets underway. Earle takes callers, commenting on Boxing, Detroit Tigers, and MSU football. Earle closes the show giving away tickets for the game this weekend.
Physicall Fitness Trainer Stever Morgan joins Earle to discuss exercising during these last few warm months. Baseball guru Gary Gillette joins Earle to discuss the Detroit Tigers and their chances of making the playoffs.
Dave Goricki of the Detroit News joins Earle to discuss the MSU vs CMU game from this past Saturday. Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press joins Earle to discuss the Detroit Lions win over the St. Louis Rams. Adam Ruff of the Spartan Sports Network also give is opinion on the MSU vs CMU game.
With college football game day quickly approaching, Earle invites Detroit Free Press columnist Drew Sharp and Spartan Magazine’s Jack Ebling to make their picks on the big games this weekend. Earle also covers the Detroit Lions recent cornerback blows, as well as what Michigan State needs to do for their game this Saturday.
Detroit News writer John Niyo opens the show with Earle, discussing Michigan State football and their upcoming game against Central Michigan this weekend. Earle takes callers later in the show, discussing topics as far as performing enhancing drugs and the Detroit Tigers.
Graham Couch of MLive.com joins Earle to discuss the Michigan State vs Central Michigan football game. They also analyze the teams of Eastern Michigan and Western Michigan. Spartan blogger Steve Grinczel joins Earle to discuss the MSU football team as well.
Gillian Vanstratt of Spartanmag.com joins Earle to discuss the Michigan State win this past Friday against Boise State. Earle and Aaron also discuss other games around the league and add their input about some of the new rules.
Detroit News writer Bob Wojonowski joins Earle to discuss tonight's MSU football game against Boise State. Drew Sharp and Jack Ebling join Earle for the first time this season to give their Big Ten football predicitions.
Lansing State Journal writer Brian Calloway shares with Earle his MSU football game day thoughts and predictions. Lansing State Journal’s Chris Solari also joins the conversation, talking more MSU football. Earle closes the show with Fred Heuman, and interviews from coaches Dantonio, Warner, and more!
The MSU Football ticket giveaway continues, as Earle takes callers and talks about the hype for the first game this week. Earle gives his opinion on the Detroit Lions, as their first game nears as well. Will Tieman, from TBC Sports, gives another angle on the MSU Spartan football team.
With the first game of the season within a week away, Detroit Free Press writer Matt Charboneau gives his predictions for the Michigan State football game and other opinions. Prep sports editor for the Lansing State Journal Dick Hoekstra tunes in on games throughout the area, as well as big playmakers around the area. Earle closes the show with interviews and opinions on Detroit Lions and MSU football.
Earle kicks off hosting Dave Dye, of Fox Sports Detroit. Dave gives his opinions on Detroit Lions football and the SEC. Knoxville News Centennial writer Mike Griffith talks about the SEC conference, and which teams have a legitimate shot of a National Championship. Earle caps off the show with Ithaca head coach Terry Hessbrook, talking about his offense and defense from the shutout win against Williamston.
Tom Markowski of the Detroit News talks with Earle about high school prep football throughout the state of Michigan. Jeremy Sampson from WILX-TV also joins Earle to discuss local high school football, Detroit Lions and Detroit Tigers.
Lansing State Journal writer Scott Yoshonis gives his take on High School football throughout the area. MHSAA’s Geoff Kimmerly joins Earle, discussing his coverage on High School sports and golfing in the state of Michigan. Earle also takes callers, and gives pointers on high priced basketball shoes.
Detroit Lions sideline reporter Tony Ortiz joins the conversation, discussing the upcoming season and predictions for specific players on the roster. Alex and Earle go into depth about Michigan State football and the importance of consistency. Detroit Free Press writer Joe Rexrode tunes in, giving his thoughts on the MSU team and more.
Earle brings MSU Women’s volleyball coach Cathy George to the show, talking about their hopeful upcoming season and other collegiate teams. USA Today’s Mike Lopresti joins the conversation after returning from his Olympic coverage in London. Mike discusses his predictions for the upcoming college football season. Earle finishes off the show taking callers, and discussing more in the sports world.
Lynn Henning from the Detroit News joins Earle to discuss the Detroit Tigers. Fred Heumann of WLNS also joins Earle to discuss the Tigers. Lastly, Jarrett Bell of USA Today joins Earle to discuss the NFL pre-season.