Posted October 15, 2012 on
Spartan Digest takes this time to recognize a couple of members of the Michigan State football program by handing out our Top Spartan honors for those Spartans we feel played a huge role in the Spartans success on the field.
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Big Tentacles - The SWRT look at the Big Ten, and its sway over the
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The Thrill is Gone.
Michigan State and Michigan's lackluster performances this season have taken the shine off of Saturday's rivalry game between the Spartans and the Wolverines. Because Drew Sharp said so. (The Detroit Free Press)
You're Ankle's Too Short...
The proverb “Pride comes before the fall” comes from the King James Version of the Holy Bible. But for Spartan fans this saying is much more than a proverb, it is the mentality of the football program and has been for five years. Following the 2007 loss to Michigan, Mark Dantonio was asked if he was aware that the Wolverines had a moment of silence at midfield to mock...
Post game video with Michigan State quarterback Andrew Maxwell following the Spartans 19-16 double-overtime loss to Iowa.
Spartan Digest captured the following video of Spartans freshman wide receiver Aaron Burbridge following the teams loss to Iowa in double-overtime.
Michigan State's defense played hard and held Iowa in check for most of the game. However, when the big play was needed it failed to come up with the football. We take one last look at the Spartans defense and hand out our grades.
Following the Spartans loss to Iowa linebacker Taiwan Jones spoke with members of the media. In the following video Jones talks about the loss and upcoming game against Michigan.
Darqueze Dennard knows he could have sealed the Spartans win against Iowa on Saturday. Following the game the junior defensive back spoke with members of the media about the missed plays and going forward.
Michigan State enters Saturday’s battle with Michigan looking for a fifth consecutive victory over their rival. If successful, it would mark the first time in program history in a battle that dates back to 1898 the Spartans pulled off the feat. Tuesday, Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio spoke with members of the media about the game and his team.
Spartans junior linebacker Denicos Allen had no problem sharing the fact frustration was a major feeling after Saturday's 19-16 double-overtime loss to Iowa.
Despite coming off a hard win over Indiana many felt Michigan State was at least headed in the right direction offensively. However, Iowa proved there are still issues with this version of the Spartans offense as we take one last look back.
We posed five questions prior to Michigan State hosting Iowa and return with disturbing answers.
Michigan State senior offensive lineman Chris McDonald understands there is frustration by fans, players and coaches after Saturday's loss to Iowa. What else did McDonald have to say to the media after the game? Watch video here.
Jabari Parker plans to visit Michigan State this weekend.