September 11, 2011

Celek coming alive as all-around tight end

EAST LANSING - With a pair of big-play threats at tight end in Dion Sims and Brian Linthicum, it is understandable that Garrett Celek could be overlooked as a playmaker for the Spartan offense.

But during Michigan State's 44-0 victory over Florida Atlantic, the 6-foot-5, 252-pound fifth-year senior demonstrated that he could be counted to make big plays under pressure. Celek's 8-yard touchdown reception on fourth-and-three in the third quarter was one of the toughest catches made by any member of the Spartan offense.



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