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Michigan State’s Mark Dantonio ‘Absolutely’ Wants Ohio State To Make The CFB Playoff

Michigan State and Ohio State have developed a bit of a rivalry over the past couple of seasons. Last year, the Spartans handed the Buckeyes their first loss of the season in the Big Ten Championship Game, eliminating Urban Meyer’s squad from BCS National Championship Game contention. This year, OSU got revenge, defeating Mark Dantonio’s team in East Lansing and pushing them...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Spartans Can Bury “Same Old Spartans” Forever With Strong Finish in 2014

Defining the term “Same old Spartans” as it relates to Michigan State Spartans’ football can be a very complicated task. Many hold that a Michigan State team acting as in an SOS fashion would lose big games on a national stage by making silly, frustrating errors that were avoidable. In that sense, the SOS theme has already been long dead and gone. The flip side of that SOS coin...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Putting things into perspective after Ohio State loss

If you walk around the campus of Michigan State, the demeanor of the people has changed. If you look around the country, the Spartan football team is now an after thought in any college football discussions. The Spartans suffered a tough loss at home Saturday to the Ohio State Buckeyes, getting beat convincingly 49-37. It was ugly. There were some bad moments. The Spartans had a...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State football: Freep Column

Saturday night’s game was billed as the biggest game at Spartan Stadium in years. It was a chance for the Michigan State football program to show that it was the top program in the Big Ten and deserved a chance to be at the big boys table nationally. But then an old and unwelcome guest showed up in East Lansing. None other than “Same old Sparty.” Instead of Michigan State taking...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Did Mark Dantonio guarantee a win over Ohio State?

It wasn’t a Joe Namath-type guarantee – it wasn’t even close to that, really – but Michigan State’s Mark Dantonio kind of, sort of proclaimed that his Spartans will defeat Ohio State Saturday night.  The Michigan State coach appeared on ESPN’s First Take this morning, with the show broadcasting live from the East Lansing campus. As Dantonio made his way onto the...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State football to take on Ohio State in behemoth game

All eyes will be on East Lansing this Saturday as the No. 13 Ohio State Buckeyes (7-1, 4-0 Big Ten) are slated to take on the No. 7 Michigan State Spartans (7-1, 4-0) in Spartan Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 8 p.m. ET and will be televised on ABC. Recent matchups between these two, coupled with all the emotion and post season accolades riding on the line with Saturday’s contest...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: An Upset Mark Dantonio Goes Off About “Little Brother Stuff”

Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio’s Spartans were dominant today in their performance against rival Michigan, but after the game, he MSU headman was not all smiles. In his post-game press conference, Dantonio explained why his team scored in the final minute despite holding a 17-point lead and went on a rant about all of the “little brother stuff” that Michigan has been...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan vs Michigan State Football Trailer 2014 ᴴᴰ

Michigan week. If you are a Michigan State sports fan, you are very active in these short 7 days. Its a time where everyone in Michigan chooses a side, and fans become very active in talking smack to the other team. Twitter fights, real fights, vandalism. Quite the beautiful time really. If for some reason you aren’t completely hyped up in the heat of all this behavior, I may...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Affleck addressed Michigan State's football team

Academy Award-winning actor Ben Affleck may be more known as a baseball fan, but he’s apparently got some love for those who throw the pigskin around too. Thursday, Michigan State tweeted out a photo of the Gone Girl star speaking to the Spartans’ football team ahead of their clash with Indiana this Saturday. Mark Dantonio seems to be enjoying what he’s hearing. Ben Affleck...
Via College Spun
October 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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