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Michael Briggs
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Attended Michigan State University
Lives in Princeton, NJ
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Michigan State Recruiting: 5 football targets most likely to commit first for 2017 #Spartans #MSU #GoGreen    
Michigan State Recruiting is after many talented players in the class of 2017, but who’ll get the ball rolling and become the first commit? Michigan State football’s 2016 recruiting class was the most highly-regarded since head coach Mark Dantonio took over at MSU in 2006, finishing 22nd nationally according to the 247Sports Composite rankings despite just […]
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Michigan State's depth being put to test in 2015
+Fueled By Sports #Spartans #MSU #B1GFootball    
The Michigan State football program is being tested in more ways than one in the 2015 season, with injuries and suspensions threatening the Spartans' depth.
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Anthony Bennett drawing interest from a couple of teams
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Bennett is looking for more playing time after averaging just 15.7 minutes per game last season with the T-Wolves.
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It's time to find out what #MichiganFootball is about in 2015
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The Michigan Wolverines have earned national attention for hiring Jim Harbaugh, but the program's progress will now be determined on the field.
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Is the Big Ten too top-heavy to get two teams in the College Football Playoff? Join the discussion on +Sidelines.
#Spartans #Buckeyes #B1GFootball     
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#TWolves ' Ricky Rubio not buying into #Knicks#Nets trade rumors
Rubio only played in 22 games last season with Minnesota due to an ankle injury.
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Spartan seniors kissed the floor and Denzel Valentine guaranteed a national title. Oh, there was a game, too. #MSUOSU recap:
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A Michigan State Spartans Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
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Regardless of #Yankees ' postseason outcome, 2015 has been an encouraging year +Fueled By Sports 
The New York Yankees appear headed in the right direction after overachieving in 2015.
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#Browns made safe, but wrong choice with McCown over Manziel
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Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine is too worried about looking like a good coach than actually making the right decisions.
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 Terrell Owens is Hall of Fame-worthy, even with the antics
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Like it or not, Terrell Owens deserve a spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
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Are #Vikings utilizing Adrian Peterson correctly? Join the discussion on #Sidelines .
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College Football Playoff not an improvement over BCS for non-Power 5 teams like #BoiseState  +Fueled By Sports 
The College Football Playoff is an improvement over the BCS, but not for the "have-nots" like Boise State.
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Digital Marketing Analyst and Freelance Writer
Introduction
I am currently a digital marketing analyst at Duff & Phelps and a freelance writer. With over four years of experience writing and editing, I am capable of using several types of CMS, writing with SEO in mind and adhering to editorial guidelines and style.
Education
  • Michigan State University
    Journalism, 2008 - 2012
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Male
Work
Skills
Reporting and Interviewing, AP Style, Copy Editing, Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Management, MS Office and Wordpress/other CMS
Employment
  • Duff & Phelps
    Digital Marketing Analyst, 2015 - present
  • Sidelines
    Senior Analyst, 2013 - present
    • Contribute sports-focused content that is featured on websites and blogs in place of native ads. • Led and participated in sponsored content campaigns with ESPNW and Under Armour.
  • Freelance Writer
    2012 - present
    • Composed opinionated columns and slideshow articles for websites including Bleacher Report, RantSports, FanSided’s Saturday Blitz, Fueled By Sports and Page 2 Sports.
  • REVOLT TV & Media
    Copy Editor (Temporary), 2015 - 2015
    • Reviewed historic images, videos and articles. • Proofread and edited content using CMS system, including adding teasers, bylines, titles and tags. • Wrote original articles on trending music news.
  • Design & Trend
    Staff Writer, 2013 - 2015
    • Composed and edited over 2,000 SEO-friendly articles on technology, entertainment, sports and more. • Interviewed tech startups and reviewed their products for exclusive pieces.
  • Thrillist
    Editorial Intern, 2013 - 2013
    Contributed short articles on gadgets, apparel and accessories for Thrillist's OWN section.
  • The State News
    Columnist, 2012 - 2012
  • Lansing State Journal
    Sports Clerk, 2012 - 2012
  • New York Daily News
    Intern, 2011 - 2011
  • Princeton Packet
    Sports Department Intern, 2010 - 2010
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Princeton, NJ
Previously
East Lansing, MI
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