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Michigan State Football: MSU is once again a football school (Freep column)

In this week’s Detroit Free Press column I take a look at how Mark Dantonio has made MSU into a football school once again. As always, the column starts here and finishes at the Freep website. Generally it’s easy to tell the difference between a football school and a basketball school. Kentucky is synonymous with college basketball and Alabama lives and dies with it’s football...
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Mark Dantonio tweets pictures of Spartan Stadium renovations

The nearly $25 million construction project on the north end of Spartan Stadium has been going on for about a year, and Tuesday Michigan State fans got to see some of the nearly finished product thanks to Mark Dantonio’s twitter account. The project included a total face lift to the north side of the stadium, upgrades to the Spartan’s locker room as well as a new media room....
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Dantonio tweets photos of new Spartan Stadium addition and locker room

Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio is pretty proud of the $24.5 million renovation to the north side of Spartan Stadium which is set to be completed in the coming weeks.  On Tuesday, Dantonio tweeted out some photos of the addition including the locker room, new entrance and recruiting room. courtesy of Michigan State University
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football lands pair of 3-star recruits

Monday was a successful day for Mark Dantonio and the Michigan State Football program as it got verbal commitments from a pair of 2015 recruits. Felton Davis III turned down offers from several big-name programs in favor of Michigan StateFelton Davis III, a wide receiver from Virginia, and cornerback Josh Butler from Texas both committed to the Spartans Monday and will be the ninth...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Check Out Michigan State Football’s Newly Renovated Locker Room

The locker room to be in during the 2013 college football season was Michigan State’s. Following each of their 13 victories, highlighted by wins in the Big Ten Championship Game and the Rose Bowl, the Spartans would celebrate with a dance party, grooving to “Type of Way” by Rich Homie Quan. Michigan State’s locker room will be even better this fall. Thanks to a $1.5 million...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: The Malik McDowell recruiting saga

If you were to ask anyone who is involved with high school football recruiting if they have ever heard a story as bizarre as Malik McDowell’s, the response would be a universal and resounding no. The reason? His mom played as big a role in his recruiting as he did. Malik McDowell chose to attend Michigan State despite his mother’s opinion of the schoolMcDowell, a five-star defensive...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Michigan State Fan Reflects On A “Dream” 2013 Season, Looks Ahead To The Fall With This Hype Video

2013 was something of a dream season for Michigan State. The Spartans had one of the most fierce defenses in recent college football history, won a Big Ten title and their first Rose Bowl since 1988, and posted the most victories, 13, in program history. After a season like that, naturally there are some big holes to fill for Mark Dantonio and his staff, but every member of the MSU...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Michigan State’s Plaque Installed In The Rose Bowl’s Court Of Champions

Michigan State’s January 2014 victory against Stanford is now forever engraved in Rose Bowl history.  The Spartans defeated Stanford, 24-20, in this past season’s Rose Bowl. Mark Dantonio’s 2013 squad had one of the most successful seasons in program history, going 13-1 with a BCS game victory and a Big Ten title win against Ohio State.  Michigan State’s Rose Bowl plaque...
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26 days ago  |  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

Report: Texas interested in Mark Dantonio

The Texas Longhorns coaching search continues and Michigan State Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio is one of the many coaches on their interest list. According to, they have requested an interview with the B1G Champion's coach.Read more →
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January 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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