Friday, December 26, 2008
Winston misses practice, Spartans make grades
By ESPN.com staff
Posted by ESPN.com's Adam Rittenberg
There are a couple of updates from Michigan State's practice in Orlando in preparation for the Capital One Bowl.
- Running back/kick returner Glenn Winston, one of two players facing assault charges stemming from an off-campus fight Oct. 19, was not at practice despite being listed on the travel roster, the Detroit Free Press' Shannon Shelton writes in her blog.
- Academic issues hurt Michigan State before the Champs Sports Bowl last year, as star pass rusher Jonal Saint-Dic missed the game. Looks like no such problems will surface this time around, the Lansing State Journal's Joe Rexrode writes in his blog.