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Let's give this guy some upvotes, welcome to MSU!
Yes this is a huge commit and probably the best start to a recruiting class that I can remember.
Welcome to the family Deon!!!
Soufflé, I'm straight, I scrape my plate/,Sade, I'm a smooth operator... I DROP TOP MY WHIP!
Great Player and the reports are a even better Person!... Welcome to STATE Deon
Another talented LB for MSU. Glad to see he went Green, he's a good one.
Deon Drake bashing in full gear over at UM blogs. Interested to know how that makes other CT kids feel when one of their own -- and a star at that -- is called "not really a star" or "we're in on better rated players" or "not a fan of his abilities" or "UM was not interested anyway."
Recruits read these blogs. And I think its this kind of mindset (plus the fact UM football has returned to mediocrity) that will see a CT erosion, with more balance toward MSU.
This post was edited by Tupes 22 months ago
Deleted. Not on topic.
This post has been edited 2 times, most recently by Big M 22 months ago
It is classic UM to say "we never wanted that guy to begin with" or "he's really not that good" -- stuff you don't hear much from MSU because, frankly, we've had to work harder in finding talent that was perhaps underrated. And while I agree the internet is full of dumb comments from every school, I'd be just a bit cautious to see fairly extensive criticism of a very good player from in-state. That stuff does get noticed. If you think it doesn't, you don't know the facts.
I'm going to delete this. Not the place for it.
Congrats, great get for Dantonio. Huge to wrap up a top in-state kid early.
Huge pickup. Very glad to hear this news. Welcome to msu, Deon!
Go away. Your presence is not wanted in this (or any other) thread.
Huge pickup for MSU. Really hoping that Coach D and company can turn this season around and make a run at the B10 championship somehow. We finally seem to be benefiting from all of our success the past few years and a great season this year could push things over the top with some of the guys who may be choosing between MSU and other, more historically successful programs.
I disagree with you. Big M always make pretty good points. But I find it ironic he wants to control the discussion on a CT kid.
I am very excited about Drake. Couldn't be happier with the start of 2014, and really proves that MSU will remain a factor. Drake is probably looking forward to playing with Reschke, and possibly (hopefully) Garrett and Morgan!
Spartan Tailgate has the skinny on 2014 Cass Tech commit Deon Drake and the rest of the LB recruiting board as MSU is off to a great start in the 2014 recruiting class.
You should see how much he bashes us on the UofM boards. It's slightly strange that he comes here and plays all nice afterwards.
Now with a PhD in Applied Llama Physics...
Quit worrying about what anyone else is saying and just be happy we got a stud. Welcome to the family young fella.
Exactly ....don't worry about Big M(oron).....welcome to MSU Deon!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Welcome to MSU, Deon!
Welcome to MSU, Deon!! Now start to recruit other top talent!!
Welcome Home Deon!!!! Go Green!
Fight for the only colors, Green and White!
Great player and great kid. I know Michigan is really limited on how many LB's they can offer next year. If he wasn't going to get a Michigan offer, I rather see him go elsewhere but nonetheless great get for MSU.
sorry not on topic.
This post was edited by Spartan_Jag 22 months ago
Back to back CT commits! Didn't expect his commitment so soon, but certainly made for a great Sunday morning.
Drake's family also really seemed to love MSU.
"Stats are for Losers." - Pat "Nardawg" Narduzzi
Kind of like its classic for msu fans to say all CT kids are overrated? Kid is a baller, Congrats to him, his family, and msu. Will defenitely keep an eye on him, ill always pull for a local (in state) kids success, even if it is for you guys
You know what, this thread is not about you or your crappy program. It's about Mr. Drake. Go away
This is just stupid. Everyone knows they're not overrated if they go to MSU...
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