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Michigan State vs. Oregon: 5 biggest changes to each football program since the teams' last met

Michigan State vs. Oregon: 5 biggest changes to each football program since the teams' last met

The first in a series previewing a top-10 matchup between Oregon and Michigan State on Sept. 12.
Column: A smile lies beneath the trademark scowl of Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio

Column: A smile lies beneath the trademark scowl of Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio

Dantonio ranks among Michigan State's all-time greats, but he makes it a point to keep his program humble and hungry.
Michigan State's Mark Dantonio one of three Big Ten coaches to arrange for ESPN appearance

Michigan State's Mark Dantonio one of three Big Ten coaches to arrange for ESPN appearance

EAST LANSING -- Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio will appear on various ESPN programs Wednesday, one of at least three Big Ten coaches who has made his own arrangements to do so. The Chicago Tribune reported last weekthat the Big...
Connor Cook handles media day blitz, questions on Jim Harbaugh, Ohio State and Christian Hackenberg

Connor Cook handles media day blitz, questions on Jim Harbaugh, Ohio State and Christian Hackenberg

The attributes Cook listed for Harbaugh sound very much like those many people see in him.

Jack Allen says Michigan State will have 'extra push' to avenge Oregon loss

Michigan State All-American center Jack Allen was on the field when the Oregon Ducks scored 28 unanswered points in the second half last season for a 46-27 victory, holding the most prolific Spartans' offense in history to three points over the final 30 minutes.
Grand Rapids Press Aug 1, 2015
Spartans hope Chicago is 'becoming more and more of a Michigan State town'

Spartans hope Chicago is 'becoming more and more of a Michigan State town'

The Spartans have seven players on their 2015 roster and five more committed for 2016.
Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio turning the pressure up on punter Jake Hartbarger

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio turning the pressure up on punter Jake Hartbarger

The Spartans added a walk-on from Ohio State who in addition to playing receiver was a two-time all-state punter in Ohio.
Michigan LB Joe Bolden says tent spike incident at Michigan State was 'blown out of proportion'

Michigan LB Joe Bolden says tent spike incident at Michigan State was 'blown out of proportion'

The Spartans' players and coaches said they were motivated by the Wolverines' player spiking a tent stake into their football field before opening kick, but Bolden said no disrespect was intended.
Grand Rapids Press Jul 31, 2015
Michigan State's Shilique Calhoun wants to turn watch list nominations into trophy wins

Michigan State's Shilique Calhoun wants to turn watch list nominations into trophy wins

Calhoun was named to a host of watch lists over the summer, and this week was named as one of the conference's five players to watch in the East division

Confident Mark Dantonio says Michigan State has talent and experience on both lines

Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio enters his ninth season as the Spartans head coach, and on Thursday and Friday, he was the Big Ten media days in Chicago.
Demetrious Cox 'has established himself as a starter,' says Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio

Demetrious Cox 'has established himself as a starter,' says Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio

Cox will continue getting work as a safety in fall drills, though Dantonio has said Cox projects to start at cornerback this season.
Florida product Kaleel Gaines cleared by NCAA and ready to compete in Michigan State secondary

Florida product Kaleel Gaines cleared by NCAA and ready to compete in Michigan State secondary

Gaines, who chose the Spartans over offers from Ohio State, Florida State and Auburn, had to take an online science class this summer.
Grand Rapids Press Jul 31, 2015
Michigan State's Connor Cook says Heisman hype is a 'great honor'

Michigan State's Connor Cook says Heisman hype is a 'great honor'

Cook says if he's in the conversation for the award after the year, it will be a byproduct of a winning season for Michigan State.
Jumbo Craig Evans working back into DT mix after being held out of spring drills for 'internal situation'

Jumbo Craig Evans working back into DT mix after being held out of spring drills for 'internal situation'

Evans could find his way into the playing rotation this season provided he stays on track and out of the doghouse.
Grand Rapids Press Jul 30, 2015

MLive's Mike Griffith and Kyle Austin discuss Michigan State at Big Ten media days

Mark Dantonio and three MSU players met the media on Thursday in Chicago to kick off the 2015 football season. See Mlive's Michigan State beat writers break down the highlights.

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