Jameson Draper

  • joined Nov 28, 2011
  • last login Aug 24, 2014
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Founder of Banks Of The Red Cedar (a Michigan State Blog now defunct). Not actually Marcus Garvey. Follow me on Twitter @jamdraper for nonsensical sports talk.

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Possible landing spots for Gary Harris

The NBA Draft is on Thursday night. What teams would Gary Harris fit well with?

Lacey's impact


I live in a family household very similar to that of Princess Lacey Holsworth-- that's why Lacey's story and ultimate ending had such an impact on my life.

Linking Laconically is a solid contributor

Draymond Green goes off for the Warriors, Jayru Campbell gets charged for body-slamming a security guard and more!

Michigan State 58, Wisconsin 60 - Payneful

Despite a valiant effort from Adreian Payne, MSU falls short against the Badgers.

Welcome Aboard - T.J. Harrell

MSU snags a three-star safety from Tampa, Florida.

Spartans in the NFL - Week 5

This week wasn't a very fun one for MSU alumni in the NFL. There wasn't much action and the most entertaining player suffered an injury.

The South Bend Experience

I made the drive down to South Bend, Indiana on Saturday to watch Michigan State take on the Fighting Irish in Notre Dame Stadium.

NFL Week 2 Update on Spartans in the NFL

After the second week of the NFL season, it's time to give you all an update on where your Spartans are headed.

NFL Week 1 Update on Spartans in the NFL

Just like that, week one of the NFL regular season is over and it's time once again to update you on what your MSU alumni did.

Spartans in the NFL: End of Preseason Update

Now that the NFL preseason has concluded, it's time to take another look at our beloved Spartan alumni.



When I took a trip to Madison in 2012 to watch MSU play at Camp-Randall stadium, I saw a drunk guy in a chicken suit playing a song called "Purple Bananas on the Moon" while tailgating. It's been in my personal vault for some time, but I thought it was funny enough to release to the public. Here you go.

Preseason update on the Spartans in the NFL

Now that we're about halfway through preseason in the NFL, it's time to check in on the progress of some former Spartans.

Talking with Draymond Green in Vegas

Jameson attended the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas earlier this week, and had a couple of opportunities to talk with Draymond Green.

Jeff Taylor polishing his game


Jeff Taylor spoke about what he's working on this offseason to become a more well-rounded player for the Bobcats.

Bobcats roll over Knicks, 84-71


Jeff Taylor once again led the Bobcats to victory with another stellar performance.

Way too early preview of the 2014 NBA Draft


Hey, there are Spartans in this draft!

Linking Laconically is a force

Payne is making an impact on other teams, as well.

Linking Laconically is making predictions

Football season is coming up on us fast. Just over two months to go.

Backcourt free agency rundown


Taking a look at some of the backcourt players the Bobcats could snag this summer.

Linking Laconically is Zen-like

Julian Peterson sheds a new light on Dantonio's recruiting tactics.


Casting The Great Gatsby, SEC Coaches Edition

The Great Gatsby movie just came out. I love the book, and I-- unlike most-- loved the movie as well. The only way it could be better is if the cast were all SEC football coaches. Let's kick this...

Player Review: Jeff Taylor


Straight out of Sweden! I mean New Mexico. I mean Tennessee. I don't know, Jeff Taylor was pretty good this year.

Player review: Ben Gordon


You know what? Ben Gordon gave inconsistent effort here and there this season!

Linking Laconically isn't jumping to conclusions

For the spring game, Dantonio's not already making Maxwell, O'Connor or Cook the for sure starter.

Charlotte Bobcats vs New York Knicks game preview


The Bobcats try to get their first win against the Knicks this season in the second to last game of the year.

Week in review and preview


The Bobcats try not to become the only team in the NBA not to reach 20 wins.

Linking Laconically is dealing with expectations

MSU's defense is facing a big challenge this year: improving upon last season.

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