Isaia another Spartan in NFL mini-camp, although by way of Fresno State

VIsit my website homepage, TomShanahan.Report PHOTO: Fresno State offensive guard Jacob Isaia. By TOM SHANAHAN Add Fresno State’s Jacob Isaia, the grandson of Michigan State Hall of Famer Bob Apisa, to the list of former Spartans who earned a berth in an NFL minicamp this month. The Los Angeles Chargers invited Isaia to their camp, May 10-12. Isaia began his career at Michigan State in 2019 under Mark Dantonio as a freshman out of Las Vegas Bishop Gorman.…

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Part I: Smith re-taps Duffy’s Hawaiian Pipeline with Burnett and Young

PHOTO: Punahou defensive end Kekai Burnett (9) breaks on the snap of the ball while St. Louis offensive tackleRustin Young (73) back pedals into pass protection.  The two friends from rival Honolulu high schools met while working out in the offseason at a football training gym. Now, they're teammates riding Duffy Daugherty's re-tapped Hawaiian Pipeline to Michigan State. Also, read Part II: Duffy's Hawaiian Eyes are smiling Duffy Daugherty's Milestone Minutes video with Rustin Young and Kekai Burnett…

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Ane and Hawaiian Pipeliners hope Suiaunoa retaps Duffy’s Island history

Visit my website homepage, TomShanahan.Report PHOTO: Legi Suiaunoa By TOM SHANAHAN Charles “Kale” Ane III is a Duffy Daugherty Hawaiian Pipeline alum who returned home after his Michigan State career and seven NFL seasons. He coached 23 years at Honolulu’s Punahou School, his alma mater, winning state titles and turning out college recruits. One of his stars was Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o, the 2012 Heisman Trophy runner-up and Maxwell Award winner. Scholarship athletes such as Te’o and…

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