Michigan State football history series

By TOM SHANAHAN Jack Ebling, host of The Drive with Jack, announced on Monday a 19-part series on Michigan State football history. The series begins July 21 and continues through November, marking the 66th anniversary of the 1966 Game of the Century matching No. 1 Notre Dame and No. 2 Michigan State on November 19 at Spartan Stadium. The game was a seminal moment in college football, drawing a record TV audience of 33 million. Michigan State coach…

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My Black History Month guest spot on The Drive with Jack

Visit my website homepage, TomShanahan.Report Click here for my appearance Feb. 10, 2022, on The Drive with Jack I discussed "Raye of Light" and Michigan State's leading role in college football integration. Note my comment it is a disgrace the producers and editors at The NFL Network and the Big Ten Network have failed to produce a documentary on the careers of Jimmy Raye and Sherman Lewis. They both broke ground as players aboard Michigan State coach Duffy…

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Michigan State plans statue to honor 1960s teams that led college football integration

PHOTO (Michigan State Athletics): Michigan State coach Duffy Daugherty stands before his five returning All-American players in 1966: Clinton Jones, Bob Apsia, Bubba Smith, Gene Washington and George Webster. Visit my website homepage, TomShanahan.Report By TOM SHANAHAN Michigan State athletic director Alan Haller revealed on Monday the athletic department is in the preliminary stages of honoring Michigan State coach Duffy Daugherty’s historic 1960s teams that led college football integration with a statue. Haller appeared on "The Drive with…

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