MSU’s Greg Jones, Big 10 Preseason Defensive Player of the Year


If there’s one player Michigan State’s Greg Jones model his game on it’s former Spartan star Ike Reese. “Just natural ability, just seeing him play, he’s another Cincinnati guy like myself. I got to meet him at the Penn State game last year,” Jones said about Reese, who played in the NFL with the Philadelphia Eagles and Atlanta Falcons; earning a 2004 Pro Bowl slot on special teams. Today Reese hosts his own show, “Ike at Night” on 610 WIP AM in Philadelphia. But Jones himself probably a thing or two about the mainstream media, as he’s getting lots of love from it.

By Paul M. Banks

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Greg Jones’ Return is Huge for the 2010 Spartans

By Jeff Ghiringhelli

The last couple of months have been anything but ideal for the Michigan State Spartans football team. After an underachieving 6-6 regular season, several players were suspended after a dorm fight in November. The suspensions doomed the Spartans in the Alamo Bowl against Texas Tech, which they lost 41-31. Needless to say, some good news was desperately needed.

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