July 29, 2014
CHICAGO - The Big Ten Football Kickoff concluded Tuesday at the Hilton Chicago.
Prior to the 43rd annual Kickoff Luncheon, Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio, junior defensive end Shilique Calhoun, junior quarterback Connor Cook and senior safety Kurtis Drummond participated in a two-hour media roundtable session.
Dantonio then conducted a 60-minute autograph session, along with former All-America offensive tackle Flozell Adams, in the Grand Ballroom. Calhoun, Cook and Drummond also took part in a photo shoot with BTN.
The Big Ten Conference credentialed more than 500 media members for the event, and a crowd of more than 1,500 fans attended the luncheon.
Michigan State will report for preseason camp on Friday (Aug. 1) for the official start to the 2014 season.