1. Kyler Elsworth Named Defensive MVP of Rose Bowl

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  2. Cook Named Rose Bowl MVP

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  3. Mark Dantonio and Michigan State Reportedly Agree to New Contract

    Updates From Tuesday, Feb. 25 ESPN's Brett McMurphy details just how much of a raise Mark Dantonio will be receiving from Michigan State: Mark Dantonio receives revised contract, increasing salary from $1...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 6 months ago 17,450 reads 47 comments

  4. Is Mark Dantonio the Most Underrated Coach in College Football?

    When you talk about the most successful coaches in the Big Ten right now, there's a few names that come to mind. Urban Meyer at Ohio State has only lost one game in his two years in Columbus...

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  5. Rose Bowl 2014: Key Matchups for Michigan State vs. Stanford

    It might be called the Rose Bowl, but don't expect anything flowery in this New Year's Day classic when No. 4 Michigan State (12-1) takes on No. 5 Stanford (11-2) in the 100th edition of the Grandaddy of Them All...

    Alex Espinoza Written by Alex Espinoza about 6 months ago 7,408 reads 14 comments

  6. Dennard's Determination a Big Reason MsU Reached Its Rose Bowl Goal

    LOS ANGELES — Darqueze Dennard didn't like sitting home during the college football award shows, and wasn't happy Michigan State had fallen short in quest to get to the Rose Bowl...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  7. Rose Bowl Notes from MSU's Dantonio

    LOS ANGELES -- The Rose Bowl Game presented by VIZIO is barely 48 hours away, and Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio held his final pregame news conference Monday morning.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  8. Video: Rose Bowl Coaches Ready

    Adam Rittenberg and Ted Miller react to the Rose Bowl Game coaches' press conference, where both coaches say their teams are ready to hit the field and prove 2013 was a successful season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  9. Michigan State RB Jeremy Langford Goes from Overlooked Recruit to Team's Closer

    LOS ANGELES — He is Michigan State's Mariano Rivera, or perhaps Francisco Rodriguez is more appropriate now that he's in Angels country.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  10. Mark Dantonio Never Lost Faith in This Michigan State Team, Connor Cook

    Before it gets really good, usually it gets really rough. Before most teams wear championship caps and lift heavy hardware, there are moments that stir doubt...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  11. Connor Cook's Journey from the Bench to the Rose Bowl

    Connor Cook's journey from platooning also-ran to Rose Bowl starter began where it so nearly ended: on the sideline of the field at Notre Dame Stadium...

    Brian Leigh Written by Brian Leigh about 6 months ago 9,308 reads 4 comments

  12. Michigan State LB Denicos Allen

    Michigan State linebacker Denicos Allen talks about Max Bullough's absence and defending Stanford in the Rose Bowl Game presented by VIZIO.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  13. Michigan State Offensive Coordinator Dave Warner

    Michigan State offensive coordinator Dave Warner talks about getting his team ready for the Stanford defense in the 100th Rose Bowl.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  14. Through Good and Bad Times, Michigan State Does What Is Needed to Win

    LOS ANGELES — Some 114 players walked into a hotel ballroom in downtown L.A. on Sunday morning for Michigan State's media day. Players with a shot at the NFL and players who will never get beyond the scout team in college...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 25 reads 0 comments

  15. MSU Close to Announcing Raises After Hollis-Dantonio Discussion

    LOS ANGELES — Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis has discussed the specifics of football coaching staff raises with coach Mark Dantonio and expects more than half of the Rose Bowl to be green for Wednesday's game between MSU and Stanford...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  16. Michigan State “We Are the Ones” Hype Video Is Making the Rounds

    Considering that Michigan State hasn't reached the Rose Bowl since 1988, you'd expect the Spartans fan base to want to savor every moment between now and January 1st...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 144 reads 1 comments

  17. No One Could Feel Worse About Suspension Than Max Bullough

    Max Bullough told us many times this season what a Rose Bowl would mean to him. That he'd waited to play in one all his life. That he wanted to get there to uphold his family's legacy...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  18. Teammates View Max Bullough Suspension as Motivator for Rose Bowl

    ANAHEIM, CALIF. — The Michigan State football party was coming up on three straight weeks, a rollicking celebration of the Spartans' first Rose Bowl in 26 years — and then ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 6 months ago 83 reads 0 comments

  19. Pat Narduzzi 'Anxious' About Playing Without MLB Max Bullough in Rose Bowl

    LOS ANGELES —Pat Narduzzi said he's anxious to see what the Michigan State defense can do without two-time All-Big Ten middle linebacker Max Bullough running his No. 1-ranked unit...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 127 reads 0 comments

  20. Michigan State on Max Bullough Suspension; 'We're Gonna Rise Up and Play'

    ANAHEIM, CALIF. — Mark Dantonio mostly stuck with the official statement on Max Bullough's Rose Bowl suspension today at a Disneyland news conference, though when asked how Michigan ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 7 months ago 178 reads 0 comments

  21. Elsworth Likely 'Next Man Up' for Spartans

    LOS ANGELES — The Michigan State media guide bio of Kyler Elsworth leads as follows: "Fifth-year senior will see significant playing time at linebacker...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 7 months ago 170 reads 0 comments

  22. Rose Bowl 2014: Max Bullough's Suspension Gives Glimpse to MSU's Future on D

    Life without Max Bullough was going to happen soon, but it will be happening sooner than anyone in green and white would've imagined—as the two-time Michigan State Spartans captain is suspended for the Rose Bowl ...

    Andrew Coppens Written by Andrew Coppens about 7 months ago 47,106 reads 49 comments

  23. Max Bullough Suspended by Michigan State for Rose Bowl vs. Stanford

    With a huge game looming for the Michigan State Spartans, senior linebacker Max Bullough has been been suspended by the team for the Rose Bowl game against the Stanford Cardinal for violating team rules...

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  24. Connor Cook Is No Stranger to Playing Hero for Michigan State

    If you witnessed just the start of the 2013 season and were told Michigan State became the Big Ten champions, chances are you wouldn't believe it...

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  25. How Faith and Hard Work Took Mark Dantonio to the Rose Bowl

    EAST LANSING — “We made it.” Of the hundreds of text messages Mark Dantonio received after leading the Michigan State football team to its first Rose Bowl berth ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 18 reads 0 comments