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Michigan State Football: ESPN’s Haney is trolling Spartan fans (and here’s why)

This week, ESPN college football “insider” Travis Haney put out a couple of pieces where he put together lists of the best coaching values in college football and the most overpaid coaches. To the surprise of many, including myself, Haney included Mark Dantonio on his list of overpaid coaches. This isn’t the first time Haney has drawn the ire of Michigan State fans. He previously...
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Michigan State Spartans 2015 Spring Football Preview

Michigan State has emerged as a national power under coach Mark Dantonio. The Spartans have won at least 11 games in each of the last four seasons...
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Michigan State Football: Waynes, Spartans perform at Pro Day

Since Mark Dantonio’s arrival at Michigan State in 2007, the number of Spartans moving on to compete in the NFL has increased significantly. Michigan State currently has 22 former players either on active rosters, or on practice squads, with 20 of those former players having played at least one season under Dantonio. Today at the Skandalaris Football building, the next group of...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football Recruiting: diamond in the rough 2016 WR Bailey Edwards

Chelsea 2016 WR Bailey Edwards hopes to make a bigger name for himself this year. Our second “Diamond in the Rough” is 2016 Wide Receiver Bailey Edwards from Chelsea High School. A link to his highlights is at the bottom of this article. Bailey Edwards is a diamond in the rough who is beginning to receive some recognition. The 2016 Chelsea wide out has received offers from a...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football Recruiting: LJ Scott’s Film Breakdown

This week for the Michigan State Football Recruiting Film Breakdown we look at LJ Scott. LJ is the highest ranked recruit in the 2015 class for Mark Dantonio. He is consensus 4-star running back out of Hubbard, Ohio.  He is ranked as the 59th best player in the country by 24/7. LJ chose Michigan State over offers from Ohio State, Alabama and Auburn among many others. Sean: K’ylon...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State WR Macgarrett Kings arrest leaves Spartans in interesting position

One of the greatest redeeming qualities of life in America is that everyone gets a mulligan, and most get multiples of them in life. However, it appears Michigan State wide receiver Macgarrett Kings is going to test the patience and forgiveness of head coach Mark Dantonio for a second spring in a row. That’s because according to a report in the Detroit Free Press, Kings was arrested...
Via Talking 10
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State’s Mark Dantonio Not Thrilled With Jim Harbaugh Question At Cotton Bowl Presser

As we found out earlier this year, Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio isn’t a huge fan of Michigan’s program. So it should come as no surprise that during his team’s press conference ahead of its Cotton Bowl contest against Baylor, he wasn’t thrilled to be asked about the Wolverines’ new head coach Jim Harbaugh. He also reportedly told his team not to talk about Michigan...
Via College Spun
December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: An Upset Mark Dantonio Goes Off About “Little Brother Stuff”

Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio’s Spartans were dominant today in their performance against rival Michigan, but after the game, he MSU headman was not all smiles. In his post-game press conference, Dantonio explained why his team scored in the final minute despite holding a 17-point lead and went on a rant about all of the “little brother stuff” that Michigan has been...
Via College Spun
October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Affleck addressed Michigan State's football team

Academy Award-winning actor Ben Affleck may be more known as a baseball fan, but he’s apparently got some love for those who throw the pigskin around too. Thursday, Michigan State tweeted out a photo of the Gone Girl star speaking to the Spartans’ football team ahead of their clash with Indiana this Saturday. Mark Dantonio seems to be enjoying what he’s hearing. Ben Affleck...
Via College Spun
October 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Michigan State’s Mark Dantonio’s “Michiganian Of The Year” Plaque

Mark Dantonio has had it pretty good over the last 12 months. The Michigan State coach led the Spartans to an 11-1 regular season, a Big Ten championship game victory against Ohio State, and a Rose Bowl win against Stanford.  Recently, Dantonio was named a “Michiganian of the Year” by the Detroit News. Here’s a photo of the plaque he received:
Via College Spun
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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