1. Sunil Gulati and Charlie Davies Have Lost Their Minds

    The qualification cycle for 2010 isn't even officially complete yet, but bold predictions are already being thrown around like confetti...

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  2. Sparty On: Michigan State Beats The Illini, Moves to 3-3

    For the second week in a row, the Michigan State Spartans rode a strong defensive effort to victory. For the second week in a row, that victory came at a price...

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  3. Blame Benitez, Says Gillett—Is This The Beginning Of The End?

    The latest remarks from Liverpool co-owner George Gillett seem to have turned the temperature on Rafa Benitez' already-warm seat up to blistering hot. "That means it should be getting better...

    Joe G Written by Joe G about almost 5 years ago 362 reads 4 comments

  4. Detroit Tigers: Plenty Of Blame To Go Around

    Before I write anything else, I have to offer congratulations to the Minnesota Twins. They were seven games back on Sept...

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  5. Bob Bradley Names Squad For Upcoming Qualifiers—What Can We Expect?

    With the final two qualifiers on the road to South Africa looming, Bob Bradley has made few changes to a squad that has at times sputtered and limped their way to first place in CONCACAF...

    Joe G Written by Joe G about almost 5 years ago 212 reads 11 comments

  6. Sparty On: Smash Right Through That Line Of Blue!

    Smash right through that line of blue, watch the points keep growing! The Paul Bunyan Trophy will be staying in East Lansing for another year after Michigan State beat Michigan in a heart-stopper in overtime, 26-20...

    Joe G Written by Joe G about almost 5 years ago 204 reads 4 comments

  7. Total 90: American Football News For October 2nd

    The final round of World Cup qualifiers are on the horizon, and Bob Bradley has named his squad. Bradley has recalled Kenny Cooper, and the awkward, lumpen, bald Conor Casey...

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  8. Michigan-Michigan State: Why Paul Bunyan Will Stay in East Lansing with Spartans

    In anticipation of Saturday's heated in-state rivalry, I teamed up with Michigan writer Justin Potts. Each of us presents his case for how and why his respective team will win the game. Justin's article can be found here...

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  9. Michigan State Unable to Stop the Bleeding, Falls to 1-3

    First, a brief disclaimer. I did not watch the entire game this weekend, not even close. I saw all that I needed to see, and decided that my time was better spent elsewhere. As a fan, there's only so much one can take in a single season...

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  10. Michigan State's Kirk Cousins: A Star in the Making

    Just last season, Kirk Cousins was an unheralded freshman. An anonymous two-star recruit from Holland, Mich. taking snaps for Brian Hoyer during mop-up duty, like at the end of the Ohio State blowout, and long after the Capital One Bowl had been decided..

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  11. Do Premier League Refs Favor Manchester United?

    It's safe to say that most football fans have, at one point or another, been told that the Premier League referees favor Manchester United...

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  12. Harry Redknapp Pours Fuel on the North London Fire

    Just when you thought that Arsenal's successful appeal against UEFA's two-match ban for Eduardo would be the last word in the saga, Harry Redknapp offered his two cents after his side lost 3-0 to Chelsea...

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  13. Michigan State-Notre Dame: Spartans Suffer Heartbreak for Second Straight Week

    All good things must come to an end, six-game winning streaks in South Bend included. Spartan fans could do without the heartbreak, though...

    Joe G Written by Joe G about almost 5 years ago 640 reads 18 comments

  14. Creature Vs. Creature: Why The Spartans Will Keep The Megaphone

    For Dan Scofield's take on this game, click here. Which team will reign supreme on Saturday afternoon? Irish fan Dan Scofield and I go head-to-head analyzing the rivalry matchup between Notre Dame and Michigan State...

    Joe G Written by Joe G about almost 5 years ago 504 reads 25 comments

  15. Total 90: American Football News For September 16th

    There's never a dull moment when Total 90 is involved! We've got retirements, transfers, injury news and Kanye West—no, not really...

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  16. Michigan State Gift-Wraps a Victory for the Chippewas

    It was a meltdown the likes of which had not been seen in East Lansing since John L. Smith roamed the sidelines...

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  17. Inconsistency and Conservative Play Will Doom Team USA

    If you bought stock in Team USA's chances at the 2010 World Cup, it's time to sell now before it plunges toward rock bottom. After reaching new heights during the Confederations Cup, the U...

    Joe G Written by Joe G about almost 5 years ago 237 reads 8 comments

  18. US vs. Trinidad and Tobago: A Minute-By-Minute Report

    Preamble Good evening and welcome to tonight's matchup between Team America and the Soca Warriors of Trinidad and Tobago...

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  19. Spartan Saturday Preview: Michigan State Vs. Central Michigan

    The Game Michigan State Spartans (1-0) vs. Central Michigan Chippewas (0-1)Saturday, September 12, noon Eastern (ESPN2)Spartan Stadium, East Lansing, Michigan The Breakdown The opening week ...

    Joe G Written by Joe G about almost 5 years ago 1,379 reads 10 comments

  20. Total 90: American Football News for Sept. 6

    After a brief absence due to the start of the various European leagues, as well as college football, Total 90 is back with more news and commentary than you can stomach...

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  21. Sparty On: Michigan State Opens Season With Rout Of Montana State

    Yesterday was indeed a beautiful day for football, the perfect way to open the 2009 college season. After days of unseasonably cool and rainy weather, the sun shone down on East Lansing as Michigan State prepared to open their 2009 campaign...

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  22. US Vs. El Salvador: A Minute-By-Minute Report

    Preamble: Good evening, and welcome to another exciting round of World Cup Qualifying. Tonight's match between Team America and El Salvador comes to you from the crown jewel of MLS stadia, Real Salt Lake's gorgeous Rio Tinto...

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  23. Are They Mad? John Terry, Sir Alex Weigh In On Divers

    Eduardo-gate keeps gaining steam in its quest to become the most surreal and farcical incident ever to be dealt with by UEFA...

    Joe G Written by Joe G about almost 5 years ago 367 reads 12 comments

  24. UEFA Has Made Their Bed and Now Must Lie In It

    Ladies and gentlemen, the Eduardo Rules are now in full effect. In handing down a two-match European ban to Arsenal striker Eduardo, UEFA have created the standard by which all future diving must be judged...

    Joe G Written by Joe G about almost 5 years ago 275 reads 20 comments

  25. UEFA's Hypocrisy in the Eduardo Saga Is Disgusting

    Aside from the infamous 'Hand of God' goal, never has a split-second of football that has been put under the proverbial microscope like this. And in all my years, never can I remember a situation being mishandled to such an extreme degree...

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