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Raye takes break from NFL traveling to host annual camp

Raye takes break from NFL traveling to host annual camp

Sammy Battan of the Fayetteville Observer visited with Jimmy Raye at his 13th annual free football camp for area youths in his hometown. Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator Pep Hamilton was again one of the camp coaches. Raye is now an NFL Senior Advisor...

Special honors represent best of past and present

Special honors represent best of past and present

Add another layer of green-and-white to the Waldorf Astoria's grand ballroom at the 58th annual National Football Foundation Awards Dinner. And that’s before we know how football head coach Mark Dantonio’s promising ninth season in East Lansing unfolds.The NFF announced...

MSU recent College Hall of Famers can thank Dantonio

MSU recent College Hall of Famers can thank Dantonio

Two seasons ago Jimmy Raye, Gene Washington, Clinton Jones and other Michigan State players from the Spartans’ 1965 and 1966 national championship era reveled in traveling to Pasadena for the Spartans’ 2013 Big Ten title and Rose Bowl win over Stanford.Raye...

Sam explores history in city accepting trailblazers

Sam explores history in city accepting trailblazers

History often comes full circle, and Michael Sam signing with the Montreal Alouettes is yet another example.Sam joins the Canadian Football League franchise this week, a year after he was the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, the St. Louis Rams. The Alouettes have...

Jimmy Raye bio entering 39th NFL season

Jimmy Raye bio entering 39th NFL season

Jimmy Raye's pioneering football career spans a half-century as quarterback at Michigan State, an NFL assistant coach, offensive coordinator and NFL Senior Advisor. The 2015 season is Raye’s 39th in the league and second as an advisor to NFL Vice President of Operations Troy...

Library of Michigan adds Raye of Light to collection

Library of Michigan adds Raye of Light to collection

Twitter: Raye of Light added to Library of Michigan collectionLibrary of Michigan websitePurchase Raye of Light informationMEDIA REVIEWS, SUMMARY and BULLET POINTS ON RAYE OF LIGHTRAYE OF LIGHTJimmy Raye, Duffy Daugherty, the integration of college football and the 1965-66...

Raye on how NFL teams read Michigan State

Raye on how NFL teams read Michigan State

They call it “The Reading.” When NFL teams are in the final stages of preparing for the draft, they set aside a day or two when the general manager, player personnel executives, the coaching staff and scouts gather in a conference room. They read through the reports...

Sports radio and interviews on Raye of Light

Sports radio and interviews on Raye of Light

In the media with Tom Shanahan and Jimmy Raye. Here you'll find sources from Fayetteville Observer, UNCTV, Pro Football Daly, Detroit Free Press, Sherman Report, USA Today, WRAL Sports Fan, Jack Ebling 730 AM, Al Martin WKAR, Lansing Library, MSU.EDU and MSU Alumni Magazine.Raye...

Raye of Light book signing

Raye of Light book signing

Fayetteville Observer sports writer Sammy Batton wrote about a hometown book signing for Raye of Light and Fayetteville Hall of Famer Jimmy Raye. Raye attended then-segregated E.E. Smith High in Fayetteville, N.C.Raye was recruited by progressive Michigan State head coach...

Fayetteville Barnes and Noble book signing May 1

Fayetteville Barnes and Noble book signing May 1

When and Where: May 1 at Fayetteville Barnes and Noble Jimmy Raye and Tom Shanahan will discuss their book Raye of Light at the Barnes and Noble in Fayetteville, N.C. The book signing is at 7 p.m. Friday May 1. The address is 121 Glensford Drive, Fayetteville, N.C., 28314. The...