1. ESPN College Football Expert Ivan Maisel: 'I Don't Know How You Couldn't...

    EAST LANSING — There's a difference between a great college football team and a great college football program...

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  2. Michigan State's Mark Dantonio, Connor Cook Share Thoughts on College...

    EAST LANSING — Maybe Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio hasn't seemed to come across as too opinionated because national media outlets have seldom taken the time to ask him about current events in past years...

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  3. MSU, Purdue Hope to Keep Ties with ND

    This September's 42nd Notre Dame-Michigan matchup is likely the last between the schools for the foreseeable future. That doesn't, however, mean that the appearances of Big Ten teams on the Irish's schedule are coming to an end...

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  4. Most Indispensable Players: Michigan State

    Summer's almost here, but we're still looking forward to the fall. Today, we begin a series looking at the most indispensable players on each Big Ten team...

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  5. Narduzzi on Defense: 'Nothing Has Impressed Me About These Guys Right...

    EAST LANSING — Kurtis Drummond heads the list of leaders on defense, it's a two-man race at cornerback and a three-man race at strong safety, and Pat Narduzzi remains far from impressed...

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  6. Michigan State Center Jack Allen Named to Rimington Trophy Watch List

    EAST LANSING — Michigan State junior center Jack Allen has been named to the Rimington Trophy Watch List...

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  7. Mark Dantonio 'Shocked' to See Just One Spartan Go in NFL Draft

    As Mark Dantonio watched the NFL draft last weekend, the joy of seeing Darqueze Dennard picked in the first round gave way to a different kind of feeling as pick after pick went by...

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  8. Schedule Challenges Remain for B1G

    ROSEMONT, Ill. -- The SEC and ACC think eight is great, but the Big Ten has no plans to go back on its move to nine league games beginning in the 2016 season...

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  9. Michigan State Football Defensive End Shilique Calhoun on Lott Trophy...

    EAST LANSING — Michigan State rising junior defensive end Shilique Calhoun is one of 42 players who has been named to the Lott IMPACT Trophy Watch List...

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  10. Hollis: 'Absolutely No Discussion' About Selling Beer at Spartan Stadium

    ROSEMONT, ILL. — Minnesota athletic director Norwood Teague said more of his Big Ten cohorts have been asking him lately about beer – Minnesota is entering its third season ...

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  11. Michigan State, Notre Dame Tentatively Plan Neutral-Site Game in 2023

    ROSEMONT, ILL. — The Michigan State-Notre Dame rivalry has become conference expansion “roadkill,” MSU athletic director Mark Hollis said Wednesday, but both schools are doing what they can to keep it breathing...

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  12. A Look at the B1G's Free-Agent Signings

    Thirty Big Ten players heard their names called during the 2014 NFL draft, but many others received phone calls immediately after the event. The undrafted free-agent carousel is spinning, and players from around the Big Ten are hopping aboard...

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  13. Vitale Honors Lacey's Memory

    There was nothing Dick Vitale could do to console the parents of Lacey Holsworth, the little girl whose relationship with Michigan State's Adreian Payne became a story that touched the country...

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  14. Houston Texans Middle Linebacker Max Bullough Ranked One of Top 10...

    EAST LANSING — Many projected that departed Michigan State middle linebacker Max Bullough would be a sure-fire draft pick, having been a two-time team captain and first-team All-Big Ten selection on one of the nation's top defenses...

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  15. Spartans' Andrew Maxwell, Blake Treadwell Getting NFL Tryouts

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  16. Breaking Down the B1G's Draft Performance

    The biggest non-game on the American sporting calendar is all done, as the 2014 NFL draft wrapped up Saturday afternoon in New York. After arguably its worst draft in the modern era in 2013, the Big Ten performed better this year with 30 picks...

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  17. Darqueze Dennard Going in First Round Good Sign for Michigan State

    With more than 40 victories the past four seasons, a Big Ten championship, seven straight bowl appearances and a Rose Bowl victory, there is no doubt Mark Dantonio has Michigan State headed in the right direction...

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  18. Michigan State AD Mark Hollis Ponders College Football Playoff Issues...

    EAST LANSING — The College Football Playoff selection committee is coming into focus, and the latest revelation is its plan to release weekly rankings starting Oct. 28 of next season...

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  19. Recruiting: Michigan State Football After Another Chmura?

    Two years ago, tight end Dylan Chmura showed up at the Michigan State camp and was offered a scholarship after a strong performance...

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  20. Mark Dantonio, Jim Tressel Exchange Praise at Event: 'I'm Awful Proud of Him'

    Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio's presence continues to grow in his home state of Ohio, with years of heavy recruiting there and last season's Big Ten title game win over Ohio State...

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  21. Analysis: 13 Spartans Whose Phone Could Ring During the NFL Draft

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  22. Darqueze Dennard, Hours Before NFL Draft, Says His Stock Reflects Direction...

    EAST LANSING — Darqueze Dennard is on the verge of the biggest moment of his life, hours away from becoming the first Michigan State football player to be selected in the first round of the NFL draft in 11 years...

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  23. Mark Dantonio Says, in Ohio, Michigan State Is on Top of Big Ten

    Michigan State defeated Ohio State for the Big Ten championship at the end of the 2013 season and went on to defeat Pac-12 champion Stanford for a Rose Bowl victory...

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  24. MSU Falls, Huskers Rise in Latest Top 25

    With spring practice done throughout the land, colleague Mark Schlabach checks in with his latest preseason Top 25...

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  25. Matt Charboneau Predicts Michigan State's Record, Game-by-Game

    East Lansing — OK, OK, it's months before Michigan State will play a football game, but let's take a shot at predicting how the Spartans will fare in 2014. From The Detroit News: http://www...

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