1. Connor Cook Handles Adversity in Stride

    Connor Cook gave the critics what they wanted in the second quarter at Indiana when, facing a third-and-17 at the Michigan State 14, he stared down a receiver and threw an interception...

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  2. Brady Hoke Calls MSU 'Terrific,' Lippett Big Ten's Best

    Entering rivalry week against Michigan State, Michigan football coach Brady Hoke understands the massive task ahead Saturday (3:30 p.m., ABC). MSU is favored by 15-17 points by the various Las Vegas bookmakers...

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  3. Dantonio Confirms MSU Going 'All In' vs. U-M

    EAST LANSING -- It's Michigan week in the world of Michigan State football, and it's as intense on the Spartans' side of it as any college rivalry.....

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  4. Grading the Spartans: Marks Not as High as You May Think

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  5. Windsor: Michigan State Has Look of Playoff Team

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- They are getting there, though what "there" means remains a matter of debate. For stretches, Michigan State looks as good as anyone, a balanced and explosive squad that can expand the field or shrink it...

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  6. Short Memory Pays off in Long Run for Spartans QB Cook

    Bloomington, Ind. — Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook will never be described as a game manager.....

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  7. Late Touchdown Gives Michigan State RB Nick Hill Career-High 178 Yards

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  8. Gamechanger: Connor Cooks Up Win

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  9. Michigan State Turns Tide on Indiana with Two Touchdowns Late in First Half

    Michigan State came into Saturday having not trailed in a game since its Sept. 6 loss to Oregon, a stretch spanning four full games...

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  10. First Thoughts: MSU's Second-Quarter Response Promising

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  11. No. 8 Spartans Roll Past Hoosiers 56-17

    Connor Cook threw three touchdown passes, Jeremy Langford ran for three more scores and No. 8 Michigan State scored the final 35 points Saturday in a 56-17 rout at Indiana...

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  12. Spartans Look to Contain Hoosiers' Run Game

    For the third-straight Saturday, Michigan State's football team will be facing an outstanding running back...

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  13. Mark Dantonio Says Indiana's Mysterious QB Situation 'Bothers' Him

    Mark Dantonio sounded more annoyed than concerned about not knowing which Indiana quarterback his Michigan State defense will face in Saturday's game at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  14. ESPN Analysts Weigh in on NFL Future of Michigan State QB Connor Cook

    Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook has a lot to think about where his immediate playing future is concerned, according ESPN college football analysts Lou Holtz and Danny Kanell...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 months ago 181 reads 0 comments

  15. Michael Geiger Says He's an Improved Kicker from Last Year

    Michigan State kicker Michael Geiger set the expectations almost impossibly high as a freshman in 2013, going 15 for 16 and setting the school record with a 93.8 percent accuracy rating...

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  16. Tougher, More Mobile Connor Cook Settling into Leadership Role with MSU

    When Mark Dantonio suggested last year that Connor Cook is capable of a 100-yard rushing performance, many rolled their eyes.....

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  17. Calhoun Says Bodyslam Tackles a Result of Aggression, Are Not Intentional

    Twice in his last four games Michigan State defensive end Shilique Calhoun has wrapped up an opposing player from behind, only to have him keep churning his legs and threaten to escape...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 months ago 72 reads 0 comments

  18. Photo: Ben Affleck Addressed Michigan State's Football Team Today

    Academy Award-winning actor Ben Affleck may be more known as a baseball fan, but he's apparently got some love for those who throw the pigskin around too...

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  19. Linebacker Tyriq Thompson to Enroll Early

    Linebacker Tyriq Thompson became Michigan State's first official signee in the Class of 2015 on Monday, signing his Big Ten scholarship tender, according to a school release.....

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  20. Michigan State Players Heard Dantonio Loud and Clear at Team Meeting

    Fixing Michigan State's fourth-quarter woes might be as simple as "grounding" the football team, in coach Mark Dantonio's estimation.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 months ago 169 reads 0 comments

  21. Dantonio on Rising Expectations: 'I Think It's a Good Problem to Have'

    Big Ten championship football hopes at Michigan State have become Big Ten championship expectations during the head coaching tenure of Mark Dantonio.....

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  22. Michigan State Has Best Odds to Win National Title (?!)

    Maybe it's the easy Big Ten schedule. Maybe it's the early-season loss against a top program. Maybe it's the result of an already zany college football season.....

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  23. QB Connor Cook Not Upset Indiana Passed on Offering Him Scholarship

    Connor Cook's devotion and dedication to Michigan State has a lot to do with the fact that the Spartans saw something in him no other Big Ten school did and represented his only scholarship offer in the league...

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  24. Dantonio Made an Awesome Reference to the Movie 'Frozen'

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  25. Michigan State Opens as a 14-Point Favorite in Road Game at Indiana

    Michigan State has opened as a 14-point favorite over Indiana in Saturday's game in Bloomington (TV: 3:30 p.m., ESPN) according to VegasInsider.com.....

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