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

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 11 days ago 781 reads 0 comments

  2. 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.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 11 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  3. 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.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 13 days ago 168 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 13 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

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

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

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 13 days ago 147 reads 1 comments

  7. 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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  8. 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.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 14 days ago 108 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 14 days ago 54 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 14 days ago 249 reads 0 comments

  11. 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...

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  12. How Mark Dantonio Built Spartans into Big Ten Juggernaut

    When former Michigan State senior associate athletics director Mark Hollis was asked to lead the search for the school's next football coach in 2006, he was given a near impossible ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 16 days ago 229 reads 0 comments

  13. Michigan State Pursues Top QB Prospects Seth Green, Jake Zembiec

    With the arrival of Sept. 1 -- the first day colleges can have extended contact with juniors -- Michigan State was active in reaching out to top targets in the 2016 class.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 148 reads 0 comments

  14. Michigan State Hoping Stanford Games Provide Clues to Beating Oregon

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  15. Narduzzi: Only Pressing Factor Is How to Contain Marcus Mariota

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 93 reads 0 comments

  16. Mark Dantonio: Playing a Game Like Oregon Is the 'Next Step to Our Program'

    When Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio was first approached four years ago with the opportunity to schedule a home-and-home series against Oregon, he admits he had a decision to make...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 56 reads 0 comments

  17. MSU Preparing for Hot, Loud and Fast-Moving Environment in Autzen Stadium

    It will be hot and loud Saturday afternoon in Oregon's Autzen Stadium, and the Ducks' offensive players will be moving fast.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 45 reads 0 comments

  18. Cook Could Be the One to Carve Up Ducks

    Saturday's highly anticipated showdown between No. 3 Oregon and No. 7 Michigan State will feature a junior quarterback who's putting up impressive numbers, has a penchant for winning big games and should be considered a Heisman Trophy candidate...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 50 reads 0 comments

  19. Spartan Head Raked into an Oregon Field Gets Mark Hollis' Attention

    Take a lawn rake to a field of grass seed and put the results on the Internet, and you never know what might happen. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 17 days ago 973 reads 0 comments

  20. The College Football Powerhouse That Just Can't Get Any Respect

    Mark Dantonio ’s comment was greeted with dead air, followed by compulsory laughter to fill the awkward, empty silence...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 17 days ago 9,699 reads 41 comments

  21. Can Michigan State Save Football in America's Heartland?

    Not to pressure Michigan State, but Saturday's game at Oregon will define the Spartans' entire year. It will set the Big Ten on the course for its future, whether it's going to be ...

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  22. Connor Cook vs. Oregon: MSU'S Passing Attack Will Be Able to Keep Up with Ducks

    After a 45-7 victory over Jacksonville State this past weekend, Michigan State and quarterback Connor Cook are ready to build off their strong showing and prove their passing attack ...

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  23. Dantonio Suggests OL Jackson, WR Kings Jr. Will Return from Injuries to Play

    The two Michigan State football players injured in the 45-7 season-opening win over Jacksonville State are back on the depth chart, and coach Mark Dantonio suggested they will play at Oregon on Saturday...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 18 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  24. Mark Dantonio Seeks More out of Michigan State's Running Game

    As impressive as some of Michigan State's offensive numbers were in its season-opening victory over Jacksonville State, a coach always will find something to critique.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 18 days ago 50 reads 0 comments

  25. MSU Hoping QB Terry Can Help in Preparation for Mariota

    Last October, then-freshman Michigan State quarterback Damion Terry was tasked with playing the role of Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner on the scout team in the week leading up to the Spartans' game against the Wolverines...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 18 days ago 54 reads 0 comments