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Detroit Free Press sportswriter Joe Rexrode joins us every Monday and Friday to discuss what's happening in the sports world -- from Michigan State to local prep athletics to the pro leagues.

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Former Spartan quarterback Kirk Cousins was back in Michigan yesterday headlining the MSU Club of West Michigan's third annual Spartan Winter Tailgate in Grand Rapids. Current State contributor Russ White caught up with Cousins yesterday.

Russ White can be heard every Sunday afternoon at 4 p.m. on MSU Today on AM870 WKAR or at

SportsTalk | Thurs 2/07/13

Feb 7, 2013

Yesterday was signing day for college football and Michigan State landed some key positions. Rico Beard of FOX 2 joins Jack in studio to break it all down. Dane Fife, the assistant coach for Michigan State men's basketball, calls in to discuss their win last night over the Gophers and the current state of the team. 

National Signing Day is a minor secular holiday for college football fans. It's the day when the nation's top-rated recruits announce where they'll be playing football next year. Local sports journalist Jack Ebling breaks down yesterday's announcements and who's joining the Spartans and the Wolverines.  

SportsTalk | Wed 2/06/12

Feb 6, 2013

It's signing day in the world of college football. How did Michigan State and the rest of the Big Ten do? Jack Ebling invites Staff Writer Dan Kilbridge and Recruiting Analyst Sean Scherer to break it all down. Damion Terry and Jon Reschke have signed their letter of intent and join the hosts to discuss their decision.

SportsTalk | Mon 2/4/13

Feb 6, 2013

Jack Ebling is this weeks host. Mike Griffin from joins Jack as his co-host. They discuss all things Superbowl and discuss Michigan State men's basketball.

SportsTalk | Fri 1/1/13

Feb 1, 2013

Reminiscing of Earle, Drew Sharp on Detroit Pistons and BIG Ten basketball, payment to athletes and Superbowl predictions. 

SportsTalk | Thurs 1/31/12

Feb 1, 2013

Reminiscing of Earle, college athletes and why they should or shouldn't get paid, NCAA reform and MSU hockey.

SportsTalk | Wed 1/30/13

Jan 30, 2013

Reminiscing of Earle, paying athletes for rebroadcasts, football recruiting, more.

SportsTalk | Tue 01/29/13

Jan 29, 2013

Reminiscing about Earle, introducing Alex Scharg, Joe Rexrode discusses MSU men's basketball.

SportsTalk | Mon 1/28/13

Jan 28, 2013

Today's episode marks a day in history for WKAR. Earle Robinson is saying goodbye to WKAR after 39 years.

SportsTalk | Thurs 1/24/13

Jan 24, 2013

Sports guru Jack Ebling joins in on the conversation!

SportsTalk | Wed 1/23/13

Jan 23, 2013

Today's show includes topic about the NFL and the MLB. 

SportsTalk | Mon 1/21/13

Jan 21, 2013

Mick McCabe of the Detroit Free Press calls in to discuss High School basketball in the state of Michigan. Detroit News sports writer Matt Charboneau calls in to discuss various sports topics. 

SportsTalk | Thurs 1/17/13

Jan 17, 2013

It's open line today! Topics include Manti Teo and Lance Armstrong.