Big Ten coaches pay tribute to late Sam Foltz, Mike Sadler

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Big Ten coaches pay tribute to late Sam Foltz, Mike Sadler

Big Ten football coaches opened their Big Ten media day press conferences Monday by offering condolences to the Sam Foltz and Mike Sadler families, and to the Nebraska and Michigan State communities.

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The Nebraska punter and former Michigan State punter died late Saturday night in a one-car accident returning from a kicking camp in Wisconsin.

Foltz, the 2015 Big Ten Punter of the Year, was set to begin his senior season, while Sadler, who spent four seasons as the Spartans’ punter, was expected to start law school at Stanford.

As a result of the tragedy, Nebraska, which was set to meet the media Monday, did not make the trip to Chicago.

Watch BTN’s tribute, which includes Big Ten coaches offering condolences, in the video above.

 

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