1. MLB Jones Has 'Flipped the Switch,' Accepting Challenge to Lead Defense

    It has taken to the halfway point of his senior season, but Michigan State middle linebacker Taiwan Jones is finally taking the type of ownership the Spartans' coaching staff has been hoping to see...

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  2. Receiver Aaron Burbridge Ready to Fulfill Potential

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  3. Michigan State's Rush Is 'Silent but Deadly'

    Early in the second half of a 27-22 win over Nebraska, Michigan State defensive end Marcus Rush slipped around the end of the offensive line and jarred the ball loose from the Cornhuskers' Tommy Armstrong Jr...

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  4. How Oregon's Loss Helped Michigan State's Playoff Quest

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  5. Dantonio: TV Potential, Could Be Considered by Playoff Committee

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  6. Michigan State to Use More Delton Williams After Third-Down Struggles

    In the postmortem of a large lead nearly blown against Nebraska, one thing has become clear to the Michigan State coaching staff.....

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  7. Narduzzi: LB Taiwan Jones Michigan State's 'Player of the Game' Against NU

    Coordinator Pat Narduzzi is a pretty tough critic when it comes to his Michigan State defense, so when he praises his unit, it's not taken lightly.....

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  8. MSU Denies Clapping to Throw off Nebraska Offense

    Bo Pelini earned the slow clap Tuesday – the Nebraska coach managed to add some controversy to his team's 27-22 loss at Michigan State on Saturday.....

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  9. Mark Dantonio Stands Behind Critique of MSU Fan Turnout

    Mark Dantonio brought out the note cards for this one – he knew he was going to be asked Tuesday about Michigan State fans, a growing story since he expressed his disappointment in some of them Saturday...

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  10. MSU LB Mylan Hicks out 5 Weeks with Broken Arm

    For the second straight year, Michigan State has lost a resurgent senior outside linebacker to a long-term injury.....

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  11. QB Connor Cook Pushes Past Poor 2013 Performance vs. Purdue

    Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook can understand why Purdue coach Darrell Hazell might not have the highest opinion of his skills based on last season's game between the teams at Spartan Stadium...

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  12. LB Mylan Hicks out Roughly Five Weeks with a Broken Arm

    Mylan Hicks Broken Arm, out 5 Weeks. Cox Will Play Star in Nickel. Jalyn Powell to OLB. Frey Moves Up Chart...

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  13. No. 8-Ranked Michigan State Opens as 21 1/2-Point Favorite at Purdue

    Michigan State has opened as a 21 1/2-point favorite over Purdue in next Saturday's game in West Lafeyette, Indiana, according to VegasInsider.com.....

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  14. Montae Nicholson Grades Well but Not Guaranteed to Start at Purdue

    The 2014 season started with freshman Montae Nicholson recording a tackle on the opening kickoff of the game.....

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  15. Mark Dantonio: Feisty Nebraska 'Brings out the Competitor in You'

    Mark Dantonio doesn't mind saying he got a little fired up coaching Michigan State's 27-22 victory over Nebraska on Saturday night in East Lansing, but it was in a good way.....

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  16. Separation at the Top for Michigan State, Ohio State

    You can take much of what we predicted in the preseason and throw it in the trash. Please. (Rutgers at 4-8 and Michigan at 8-4? Bad, Brian, bad).....

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  17. Dantonio to Reevaluate Short-Yardage Strategy

    Michigan State struggled to pass with the usual consistency in Saturday's 27-22 win over Nebraska — Connor Cook was 11-for-29, using big plays to throw for 234 yards — but ...

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  18. Shawn Windsor: Playoff Still in Play for Michigan State

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  19. Spartans -- Barely -- Survive the Chaos

    It wasn't joy that No. 10 Michigan State felt after notching the biggest win of its young season on Saturday night. Not frustration exactly, either.....

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  20. Big Ten Helmet Stickers: Week 6

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  21. 'Ticked Off' MSU Operating with Standards That Go Beyond the Scoreboard

    EAST LANSING -- The Michigan State football team left Spartan Stadium in the wee hours of Sunday morning with a 4-1 record and headed for a ranking somewhere in or around the top 10 after holding the nation's top rusher to 45 yards on 24 carries...

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  22. No. 10 Michigan St Holds off No. 19 Nebraska 27-22

    EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Trae Waynes intercepted Tommy Armstrong's pass with 30 seconds remaining, and No. 10 Michigan State held off a furious Nebraska rally, beating the No. 19 Cornhuskers 27-22 on Saturday night...

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  23. Michigan State Hosting Two Official Visitors

    Michigan State will host two official visitors at the Nebraska football game on Saturday night at Spartan Stadium.....

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  24. Mark Dantonio Stresses That Defense Wins Championships

    An offense scoring more than 50 points per game might have helped get Michigan State to this point in the season.....

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  25. MSU's Offensive Line Could Finally Be Fully Healthy Against Nebraska

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