1. Connor Cook Returning to Michigan State Makes Sparty a Strong 2015 Playoff Team

    Connor Cook indicated Tuesday that he will forego the NFL draft and return to Michigan State for his senior season...

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  2. MSU's Narduzzi Quiet on Jobs, Raring to Take on Baylor

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  3. Shilique Calhoun 'Not Definite' About Leaving for NFL

    Some thought Shilique Calhoun would turn pro last year when he was projected as a late-first round draft pick, and many have been under the assumption the junior defensive end will declare himself eligible after this season...

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  4. MSU President Simon Not Big Fan of Four-Team Playoff

    If college football's four-team playoff is going to expand, a sentiment with increasing support within the sport, the presidents will have to agree.....

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  5. 3 Spartans Named Third-Team All-America

    Three Michigan State players -- center Jack Allen, cornerback Trae Waynes and safety Kurtis Drummond -- today were named to the Associated Press All-America third team.....

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  6. Connor Cook Will Return to Michigan State in 2015: Latest Details and Reaction

    Following a phenomenal year with Michigan State, quarterback Connor Cook has decided to return to the Spartans for his senior season...

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  7. MSU's Cook Returning for Senior Season

    Michigan State junior Connor Cook, considered one of the best draft-eligible quarterbacks by some analysts, said Tuesday he intends to stay in school.....

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  8. Michigan State AD Mark Hollis Addresses Soft Cotton Bowl Ticket Sales

    Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis said he's geared up for the Cotton Bowl, having already purchased a black cowboy hat, black cowboy boots and a custom green western shirt...

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  9. Baylor Offense Unikely to Change in Cotton Bowl Despite Loss of Coordinator

    Baylor lost its offensive coordinator to the Tulsa head coaching position on Thursday, but Bears coach Art Briles isn't likely to be in any sort of panic.....

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  10. MSU's Pat Narduzzi Would Be Good Fit at Pittsburgh

    East Lansing – Now that it appears Pittsburgh coach Paul Chryst will be the next coach at Wisconsin, another job has opened that could be appealing to Michigan State defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi...

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  11. Unheralded MSU DE Marcus Rush Praised by Teammate

    The awards are pouring in for Michigan State, with junior center Jack Allen earning USA TODAY All-America first-team honors — the first MSU offensive lineman to do so since Flozell ...

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  12. Early 2015 Big Ten Heisman Hopefuls

    Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon came up one spot short of snapping the Big Ten's eight-year streak without a Heisman Trophy winner this weekend.....

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  13. Dantonio: Cotton Bowl Matchup Puts Michigan State in National Conversation

    Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio said Sunday that he and Baylor coach Art Briles didn't get explanations as to why their teams weren't rated higher.....

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  14. Kiper: Draft Stock High for MSU's Calhoun, Waynes

    Two of Michigan State's most valuable players have another year of eligibility, but if their current draft status means anything, the Cotton Bowl matchup with Baylor might be their last with the Spartans...

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  15. MSU Offers U-M QB Commit Messiah DeWeaver

    On Saturday, Michigan State hosted numerous class of 2016 prospects on campus to watch practice and attend the Spartans basketball game.....

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  16. From Orange to Cotton: Jeff Long Explains Why Michigan State Got Jumped

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  17. Michigan State WR Keith Mumphery Accepts Invite to East-West Shrine Game

    EAST LANSING Michigan State senior receiver Keith Mumphery has accepted an invitation to the East-West Shrine Game, joining linebacker Taiwan Jones as a representative for the Spartans in the Florida all-star bowl...

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  18. Punter Sadler's Twitter Account Gets Attention

    Even in a room filled with the most accomplished college students playing college football, they wanted to hear about Mike Sadler's Twitter account.....

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  19. MSU's Cook and Baylor "Bro" Petty to Reunite in Texas

    That's the text message Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook sent to Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty on Sunday (complete with a smiley face emoji) when the MSU-Baylor Cotton Bowl matchup was announced...

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  20. Former All-American Dave Behrman Passes Away at Age 73

    EAST LANSING, Mich. - Former Michigan State offensive lineman Dave Behrman, who earned first-team All-America honors in 1961 and 1962, died of pancreatic cancer Tuesday, Dec. 9. He was 73...

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  21. Tony Lippett Ready for Double Duty Against Baylor in Cotton Bowl

    The anticipated snap count for Tony Lippett in his final game at Michigan State doubled on Sunday when the College Football Playoff selection committee pulled an unanticipated switcheroo in its rankings...

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  22. Baylor Expects No Cotton Bowl Letdown After Missing out on Playoff Bid

    Michigan State has spent the past four weeks dealing with the fact that it won't be competing for a national championship this football season.....

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  23. MSU Players Learned of Surprise Cotton Bowl Bid on Cell Phones

    Michigan State offensive lineman Travis Jackson was standing in a Kellogg Center stairwell with teammates on Sunday, about to be introduced into team's annual football banquet, when the Spartans' holiday travel plans changed...

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  24. Dantonio: MSU Can Earn 'More Credibility' Playing Baylor in Cotton Bowl

    Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio made it clear Sunday night that he subscribes to the bigger is better theory where bowl matchups are concerned.....

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  25. Michigan State Opens as 1.5-Point Underdog to Baylor in Cotton Bowl

    Michigan State is making its first-ever appearance in the Cotton Bowl, but the Spartans find themselves in the familiar position of bowl underdog.....

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