Found October 30, 2012 on It's Always Sunny in Detroit:

Michigan State quarterback Andrew Maxwell hit receiver Bennie Fowler on the 12-yard strike in overtime to given Wisconsin its first home loss since 2009.  More importantly for Michigan State, it marked their first win in Camp Randall Stadium in their last 22 tries.  It also helped the struggling Spartans get one win closer to becoming bowl eligible which would be crucial to help Maxwell continue to develop with his inexperienced receivers. Normally stoic and self-admitted “ultra-serious” MSU head coach Mark Dantonio let the win take over him after his post game speech in the visitors’ locker room.  Dantonio shockingly joined in a team-wide dance. Thanks to Jenkins


Mark Dantonio danced after Michigan State beat Wisconsin (Video)

The video itself is as shocking as it sounds.  I can count on one hand the number of times that I have seen Michigan State’s head coach smile, let alone ever seen him dance with the team.  Perhaps it’s the fact that this was Wisconsin’s first home loss since 2009, and the first time that Michigan State had beaten Wisconsin at Camp Randall in it’s last 22 games there. ...

Michigan State Football: A new play helps lift the Spartans past Wisconsin

If you haven’t already heard, the Michigan State Spartans went into Camp Randall on Saturday and handed the 25th ranked Badgers their first loss at home since 2009. It ended with MSU quarterback Andrew Maxwell connecting on a 12-yard touchdown pass with Bennie Fowler to give the Spartans the 16-13 victory. However, before overtime even crept into the minds of MSU players and fans...

Audio: Dantonio Big Ten Teleconference

Coming off a big win over Nebraska means no rest for the Michigan State Spartans as they welcome Nebraska to Spartan Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Mark Dantonio spoke with members of the media during the Big Ten Coaches weekly teleconference and we have the complete audio.

Sparty looking to keep up

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio knows what Nebraska can do from four whippings as a Kansas aide, a pair of poundings as a Spartans assistant and a decisive loss last year in his program's second straight 11-win season.

Spartans Must Build off of Win in Wisconsin:

  Michigan State found itself down 10-3 following a Wisconsin field goal with six minutes left. The defense had played great all day as the Spartans were able to accumulate five sacks, but the offense continued to struggle. Michigan State fans were expecting the same old offense that they have seen all game as well as all season, but someone changed it up. I am not sure if it...

Michigan State's season comes down to this weekend

Before the season started, I wrote about Michigan State possibly having a mediocre season. I said I wouldn't be surprised if they finished with five losses. And I took some flak for even thinking that. Oh, Sparty.....Here are some of the comments regarding my opinion on how Michigan State's season would go:"The Original Rocker is an idiot. Try learning what MSU does...

2012-13 Big Ten Basketball Preview: Michigan State Spartans

Michigan State started off the 2011 season on an aircraft carrier, their 2012 season will kick off in a similar fashion. The Spartans will play the first game of the 2012 college basketball season at the Rammstein Air Base in Germany. Remember the camouflage jerseys? Well a similar version will be worn by Michigan State in this college kick-off game. The 2011 season did not start...

Michigan State Football: Spartans celebrate after big win against Wisconsin (Video)

Below are videos recorded by Chris Thelen of showing the Spartans, both players and fans, reactions after the 16-13 overtime victory against Wisconsin on Saturday:

Coach Tom Izzo fired up about 14th-ranked Spartans

Michigan State coach Tom Izzo says he's fired up about his team's chances this season. It's easy to see why. The 14th-ranked Spartans are deep and talented despite losing All-American forward Draymond Green. Izzo has four of his top six scorers back from last season's team that won Big Ten titles in the regular season and conference tournament and put the program...

The Spartans Begin Their 2012 Basketball Campaign

So I have blinked and suddenly it’s the end of October and Michigan State opens exhibition play today at 7 p.m. in the Breslin Center against Northwood. Izzo and the crew are back! They have this tune-up and another against St. Cloud State before flying to Germany for the Armed Forces Classic on November 9th. If you want to view the full schedule just click here . The only available...

Game Day Grades: Michigan State

MADISON - With little room to run, minimal push up front and inconsistencies in the passing game, Wisconsin and its defense could only hold off Michigan State for so long in a three-point defeat at Camp Randall. Badger Nation publisher Benjamin Worgull hands out the grades.

Audio: A Welcomed Bye Week for Wisconsin

Following a home loss to Michigan State Saturday, Wisconsin goes into its only bye week of the season looking to get healthy and find a new starting quarterback. Wisconsin coach Bret Bielema addresses the media Monday.

Maxwell's defining moment?

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- There are plenty of statistics and benchmarks that can be used to evaluate quarterbacks. But the most telling thing about a quarterback is his ability to engineer winning touchdown drives in the waning minutes of games. Its what Joe Montana did and Tom Brady does. At Michigan State, its what Kirk Cousins did the last three seasons. On Saturday, in a hostile...
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