Michigan State junior RB Delton Williams will likely return to the team, but not on scholarship.
Michigan State senior C Jack Allen is an "undersized center who can struggle with power players and long arms," writes NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein.
Michigan State QB Connor Cook "has a lot of tools to work with," according to NFL Media's Daniel Jeremiah.
TFY Draft Insider's Tony Pauline calls Michigan State redshirt senior DT Joel Heath "very underrated."
Michigan State redshirt junior LT Jack Conklin allowed 12 pressures during the 2014 season, according to Pro Football Focus.
NFL Media draft analyst Lance Zierlein is only concerned with Michigan State redshirt junior OT Jack Conklin's ability to change direction against inside moves.
NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter believes that no center in the nation can match Michigan State senior C Jack Allen's "toughness, anchor, and aggressive nature."
TFY Draft Insider Tony Pauline notes that Michigan State redshirt junior OT Jack Conklin is a "lock" for the first round and "firmly" believes "he can play left tackle on Sunday's."
Michigan State senior OLB Ed Davis is "a valuable pass rusher for a defense that will continue to be aggressive, even after the loss of coordinator Pat Narduzzi," writes Sports on Earth's Matt Brown.
ESPN's Mel Kiper ranks Michigan State senior QB Connor Cook as the best senior QB in the country.
Michigan State senior LB Darien Harris benches double his weight and can squat nearly triple his weight.
Michigan State senior QB Connor Cook "likely would have been the third quarterback taken in the 2015 draft had he declared, but his return to school should do nothing but help his future stock," postulates NFL Media's Lance Zierlein.
Michigan State senior OLB Ed Davis is "an excellent athlete with length who closes on the ball in a hurry, whether in the backfield or toward the sideline," writes NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter.
Michigan State senior QB Connor Cook is "the front-runner to be the first quarterback taken in the 2016 draft," according to the MMQB's Andy Staples.
NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter believes that if Michigan State redshirt junior edge player Shilique Calhoun can "hold his ground and shed reguarly in the run game, then he'll earn first-round grades."