Position-by-position breakdown of the Spartans entering preseason camp.
MSU head coach Mark Dantonio gives an update on the team following practice.
Spartan Football All-Access takes you inside the Michigan State Football program. This episode includes an inside look the work ten Spartans did as they traveled to Houston to help with the aftermath from Hurricane Harvey as well as an in depth look at the battle against the Iowa Hawkeyes.
Fourth-year player and two-year letterwinner has appeared in 23 career games with four starts . . . has 19 career tackles.
2017 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): Played in 12 games with four starts (Bowling Green, Western Michigan, Notre Dame, Penn State) . . . played 214 snaps . . . tied career-high with three tackles vs. No. 18 Washington State in the Holiday Bowl . . . started at field cornerback against No. 7 Penn State and played 13 snaps . . . played 21 snaps and tallied one tackle at Northwestern . . . logged one stop and one pass break-up against Notre Dame in playing 38 snaps . . . tallied two tackles vs. Western Michigan, including half a sack, while playing 40 snaps . . . tied career high by posting three tackles and tallied first pass break-up of career against BGSU; played 33 snaps against the Falcons.
2016 SEASON (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN): Played in all 12 games, primarily on special teams, to earn his first letter . . . played more than 40 snaps at cornerback . . . notched seven tackles, including 1.5 for losses (14 yards) . . . had a 10-yard tackle for loss at Penn State . . . posted career-high three tackles vs. Northwestern, including a half tackle for loss (4 yards); played a season-high 23 snaps at cornerback against the Wildcats . . . played in the Wisconsin game, logging his first tackle as a Spartan . . . saw action at Notre Dame . . . made Spartan debut in Furman game.
2015 SEASON: Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Ranked among the nation's Top 250 prospects by Rivals.com (No. 241) . . . rated among the country's top cornerbacks by Rivals.com (No. 25), ESPN.com (No. 28), Scout.com (No. 33) and 247Sports.com (No. 52) . . . listed among the Midlands' top prospects by ESPN.com (No. 84) . . . ranked among the state's top seniors by Rivals.com (No. 31), Scout.com (No. 44), ESPN.com (No. 69) and 247Sports.com (No. 71) . . . rated among the state's Top 100 prospects by Lone Star Gridiron . . . listed among among the Top 30 Central Texas seniors by the Waco Tribune . . . two-year starter for Coach Jeff Neill at West Mesquite (Texas) High School . . . named to the 12-5A all-district first team as a kick returner in 2014 despite playing in only five games (knee injury) . . . returned a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown vs. South Garland . . . returned a punt 75 yards for another score . . . his 50-yard punt return set up a TD vs. Wylie . . . selected to the 10-4A all-district first team as a junior . . . recorded 38 tackles and 15 pass break-ups in 2013 . . . had 37 receptions for 496 yards (13.4 avg.) and two TDs as a junior . . . also saw action at quarterback in wildcat formations in 2013 . . . three-year letterman for the Wrangler track and field team . . . son of the late Steven Butler and Ladrida Bagley . . . born Nov. 25, 1996 . . . media and information major.