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The two veterans of the Michigan State linebacker crew know much will be expected out of them this fall after back-to-back 11 win seasons. Max Bullough and Chris Norman both feel 2012 has the makings for another special year for the Spartans.

Michigan State Football: Will Maxwell-to-Fowler be the new Cousins-to-Cunningham?

East Lansing, Mich.– Whenever any program goes through change there will always be comparison between the new and the old. Unfortunately for junior quarterback Andrew Maxwell and junior wide receiver Bennie Fowler they have the pressure of filling the huge roles of those before them. Maxwell is looking to continue where Kirk Cousins, arguably the greatest quarterback in MSU history...

2012 Michigan State Football preview: schedule and predictions

2012 Michigan State Spartans Football Quickview 2011 Record:  11-3 Head Coach:  Mark Dantonio-  6th year   44-22 Returning Starters:   12    4-Offense  8-Defense Nonconference Schedule Breakdown:  In what is being suggested as ‘aggressive scheduling’ MSU has a pretty tough season opener as a team even more successful than themselves is coming to play in Spartan Stadium…Boise...

Michigan State Football: Latest pics of Spartan Stadium scoreboards

Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio addressed the media at the Huntington Club in Spartan Stadium on Monday, Aug. 6 that the new scoreboards will be in full effect next Saturday. “The scoreboards are going to be unbelievable,” Dantonio said. “Hats off to our administration for doing all that, getting those things done. Greg Ianni, Mark Hollis, they should be applauded...

Spartans have unfinished business in 2012

Mark Dantonio spoke of unfinished business in his sixth season as Michigan State's head football coach, yet the growth in the first five years is unmistakable. After back-to-back 11-win seasons, a Big Ten title, a berth in the first conference championship game and a triple-overtime bowl win over an SEC runner-up, the Spartans have gained national respect and stamped themselves...

Michigan State Football: Spartandawgs ‘gotta eat’

Michigan State’s defense prides themselves in swarming to the ball, playing at 110 mph, having a swagger about themselves, and, as junior defensive end William Gholston put it, “goin’ out there and hittin’ somebody in the mouth, just goin out there and playing smash mouth defense.” Gholston and the Spartan defense call themselves “Spartandawgs,” a term that has been...

Michigan State Football: Spartans begin preseason camp

Before the Michigan State football team kicked off  their preseason camp on Saturday, Aug. 4, head coach Mark Dantonio spoke with the media regarding several team issues including the 105-man roster, the players at the wide receiver position, and which players are on the “Eagle Council.” Arthur Ray Jr., a senior offensive guard and cancer survivor, is not on the 105-man roster...

Rush Has New Level Of Comfort

After an impressive first year on the field, sophomore defensive end Marcus Rush enters 2012 with a new level of comfort as a Michigan State Spartan.

MSU marking 50th anniversary of 1963 game

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan State plans this basketball season to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking 1963 NCAA regional game between Loyola and Mississippi State, the school announced Tuesday. In 1963, Loyola defeated Mississippi State, and the game helped change the history of race in sports. The all-white Mississippi State team, which in earlier years...

Michigan State Football Preview: Analyzing a Young Offense’s Strengths and Weaknesses

Between now and August 31, when the Michigan State Spartans open the 2012 college football season against Boise State, we’ll be breaking down the upcoming season. You can read all parts of our preview here. If there’s one side of … Continue reading →

Byrne No Stranger To Michigan State

The recruitment of 2014 offensive lineman Jimmy Byrne continues to heat up as the Ohio native added an offer from Michigan State a few weeks ago. We caught up with Byrne to get his thoughts about the Irish.

Drake Giving Spartans a Serious Look

All Cass Tech players go to Michigan right? 2014 linebacker Deon Drake has a Michigan State offer and says he wants to do something different.

Day Two In The Books

Day Two of preparation for the 2012 season took place on Sunday as the Michigan State Spartans spent two-hours and 40-minutes working out in helmets, shorts and jerseys.

Hester Talks Spartans

New Jersey native and 2014 athlete Kiy Hester talks about Michigan State as he gets ready to spend a couple of days on campus.

Gault Recaps Recent Visits

Monona Grove (Wisc.) class of 2014 offensive tackle Jaden Gault visited Michigan State on Saturday and earned an offer, then headed over to Michigan. Here's what he had to say about both experiences.
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