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Detroit News Sep 16, 2014

Michigan State vows not to overlook Eastern Michigan

As No. 11 Michigan State prepares to get back to the business of playing games following last week's bye, it's not exactly getting ready for a showdown with a college football giant.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 16, 2014
Photos from Michigan State's practice Tuesday afternoon

Photos from Michigan State's practice Tuesday afternoon

Photos from Michigan State's practice Tuesday afternoon in preparation of their game against Eastern Michigan.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 16, 2014

Tipoff times, TV information released for 15 Michigan State basketball games

The announcement means the Spartans now have tipoff times and television information for 20 of its 33 games, including exhibitions.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 16, 2014
Michigan State defensive tackles Damon Knox, James Kittredge likely to return for Big Ten play

Michigan State defensive tackles Damon Knox, James Kittredge likely to return for Big Ten play

Their injuries left Michigan State with just three defensive tackles to play at Oregon: starters Joel Heath and Lawrence Thomas and true freshman Malik McDowell
Grand Rapids Press Sep 16, 2014

Video: Mike Griffith and Kyle Austin preview Michigan State vs. Eastern Michigan

Michigan State beat writers Mike Griffith and Kyle Austin break down the Spartans' Saturday matchup against Eastern Michigan
Detroit News Sep 16, 2014

Michigan State depth chart doesn't change much, but more players will see the field

Following Michigan State's loss to Oregon, defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi suggested there would be changes to the Spartans' depth chart. Released Tuesday, it was almost exactly the same as it was against Oregon.

Mark Dantonio's message at press conference: Michigan State better 'be ready to play' Eastern Michigan

Dantonio said more young players we see playing time, particularly on defense.
Detroit News Sep 16, 2014

Michigan State football sells near-record 61,931 season tickets

A year after winning the Rose Bowl, Michigan State football sold 61,931 season tickets, a significant chunk of Spartan Stadium's 75,005 capacity.
Detroit Free Press Sep 16, 2014

Ticker: ESPN has MSU, U-M 'on the fence' for playoff

All isn't lost, according to The Eliminator. That's the new ESPN.com feature that is paring down the 128-game field, week by week, to the final four for the College Football Playoff.
Detroit Free Press Sep 15, 2014

ESPN analyst lists MSU at No. 8 to make the playoff

ESPN analyst Brad Edwards, formerly the network's BCS expert, has put together his first weekly look at which college football teams are 'best positioned in the chase' for one of four spots in the first College Football Playoff. Michigan State (1-1), ranked No. 11 in both polls, checks in at No.8 - the only Big Ten team to make Edwards' list of 10.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 15, 2014
Eastern Michigan, by the numbers: Historically tough times for Eagles offense

Eastern Michigan, by the numbers: Historically tough times for Eagles offense

Eastern Michigan is currently suffering a touchdown drought.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 15, 2014
Michigan State basketball to hold Midnight Madness Oct. 24 ahead of football game vs. Michigan

Michigan State basketball to hold Midnight Madness Oct. 24 ahead of football game vs. Michigan

Midnight Madness is the annual season kickoff event that introduces the Spartans men’s and women’s basketball teams to the public.
Grantland Rice Super 16 Poll makes its debut with Florida State ranked No. 1, Michigan State No. 12

Grantland Rice Super 16 Poll makes its debut with Florida State ranked No. 1, Michigan State No. 12

The Big Ten has just one team ranked in the first Super 16 poll of the season.
Grand Rapids Press Sep 15, 2014
Numbers: Michigan State's 45-point line against Eastern Michigan its largest in at least 20 years

Numbers: Michigan State's 45-point line against Eastern Michigan its largest in at least 20 years

The most Michigan State has been favored by since 1993 is 37 points for its 2002 game against Eastern Michigan.
Column: Michigan State's 2014 Spartans yet to measure up to 2013 Rose Bowl group

Column: Michigan State's 2014 Spartans yet to measure up to 2013 Rose Bowl group

The Spartans have improved in some areas since the end of last season, but there has been a drop-off in the level of play at most positions.

Spartans Player News

  • Malik McDowell

    Malik McDowell

    Michigan State freshman Malik McDowell excited after college debut; expects to do better at Oregon

  • Macgarrett Kings Jr.

    Macgarrett Kings Jr.

    Michigan State WR Macgarrett Kings Jr. thankful to be back after DUI, spring suspension

  • Darian Hicks

    Darian Hicks

    MSU sophomore CB Hicks steps up to challenge in season-opening win

  • Miguel Machado

    Miguel Machado

    Michigan State OL Miguel Machado thriving after challenging journey through junior college

  • Michael Geiger

    Michael Geiger