1. Mark Dantonio Popular Pick of Fellow Coaches, According to ESPN.com

    An ESPN weekly college football poll provided a ringing endorsement for Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio, among others.....

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  2. Secondary Using Bye Week to Address Oregon Coverage Breakdowns

    Harlon Barnett has been coaching Michigan State defensive backs for more than seven seasons, ever since Mark Dantonio took over in East Lansing and one of the country's best defenses started getting built...

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  3. Narduzzi Praises Mariota, Says Michigan State Depth Chart Will Change

    Pat Narduzzi had his Michigan State defense dialed in at Oregon, the Xs matched up with the Ducks' Os at most every turn.....

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  4. OL Brian Allen Playing Three Positions Is 'Pretty Amazing'

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  5. Connor Cook Takes the Blame, Challenged by Dantonio to Finish Games Better

    There was a time when Mark Dantonio would have been pleased with Connor Cook's performance at Oregon last Saturday, but Michigan State's head coach said the bar has been raised.....

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  6. Michigan State WR Tony Lippett Staying Hungry Despite Fast Start to Season

    Through two games last year, the Michigan State passing offense had managed a paltry 210 yards and no touchdowns, as it struggled to get going with no proven starter at quarterback...

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  7. Michigan State's Goals Still Within Reach, Despite Loss to Oregon

    With the loss to Oregon now in the rear-view mirror, Michigan State got back to the business of regrouping.....

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  8. Spartans Offer One of the Nation's Top TEs

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  9. Michigan State Seeks to Get Running Game Going During Bye Week

    EAST LANSING — Among Michigan State's priorities during its extra time off – followed by noon games Sept. 20 against Eastern Michigan and Sept. 27 against Wyoming – is a revving of the running game...

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  10. Dantonio Says Freshman LB Deon Drake Will Forgo This Semester at MSU

    Mark Dantonio says freshman LB Deon Drake will forgo this semester at MSU, look to get "squared away" academically to join team later. .....

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  11. NFL Draft Expert: Spartans' Connor Cook Looks Like a First-Round Pick

    At least one NFL draft analyst believes that Michigan State junior quarterback Connor Cook could be a first-round pick next spring.....

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  12. Michigan State Has Proven It Can Bounce Back After Frustrating Losses

    East Lansing — If there is a team that understands it's possible to bounce back from an early season loss, it likely is Michigan State.....

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  13. For Michigan State's Defense, Limiting Big Plays Tops to-Do List

    By the time the 2014 season comes to a close, Michigan State's defense might be a lot closer to what it was in 2013.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 2 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  14. WR Tony Lippett Third in Nation in Yards, Proving He's the 'Go-to Guy'

    Coach Mark Dantonio said during Tuesday's Big Ten coaches teleconference that he's not surprised to see Tony Lippett emerge as Michigan State's go-to receiver through two games this season...

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  15. Mark Dantonio: Mariota Might Have 'Pulled a Rabbit out of His Hat'

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  16. 5 Michigan State Football Players Who Are off to Slow Starts This Season

    Two games aren't much to draw on when it comes to evaluating a football team, but a bye week does present a convenient opportunity to scrutinize.....

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  17. Dantonio: 'Missed Communications' Factored into Defensive Meltdown at Oregon

    Missed tackles, broken containment, blown coverages and misalignments are terms and words not normally associated with Michigan State's defense.....

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  18. MSU Game with Eastern Michigan on Sept. 20 Will Start at Noon

    Michigan State's next football game will be a noon kickoff against Eastern Michigan on Sept. 20 at Spartan Stadium.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 67 reads 0 comments

  19. R.J. Shelton Leads Mark Dantonio's List of Players Who Stood out in Loss

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  20. Column: Michigan State Can Still Make College Football Playoff If It Wins out

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 156 reads 1 comments

  21. Michigan State Falls to No. 13 in AP Poll After Loss to Oregon

    Michigan State fell from No. 7 to No. 13 in this week's Associated Press college football poll following the 46-27 loss to Oregon...

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  22. Michigan State's Marcus Rush: 'We Let It Slip Away' by Not Tackling Mariota

    Marcus Rush couldn't put his finger on exactly when Saturday afternoon's Oregon game slipped away from Michigan State.....

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  23. Connor Cook Sets Career Passing Highs Against Oregon

    The stat line is impressive: 29 completions on 47 attempts for 343 yards. All three are career highs for Michigan State junior quarterback Connor Cook.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 61 reads 0 comments

  24. Michigan State Coach Mark Dantonio Says 'We Stalled Out'

    Mark Dantonio said entering Saturday's game at Oregon that he'd learn how the 2014 Michigan State football team would respond to adversity.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 months ago 253 reads 0 comments

  25. Tom Izzo Will Be an Honorary Captain for Michigan State's Game Against Oregon

    Michigan State has a secret weapon for its showdown with Oregon in Eugene today. It's not a little-known player, nor is it a special play or formation that nobody has ever seen before...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 3 months ago 204 reads 0 comments