Urban Meyer, Mark Dantonio deny using negative recruiting tactics against Penn State

It didn’t take long for tensions to get high during Big Ten media days, as Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer and Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio were accused of using anti-Penn State tactics during recruiting. The accusations were spurred on by Penn State coach James Franklin, who suggested that his Big Ten colleagues are negatively portraying his program by using...
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Michigan State Football offers big 3-star DT Emmanuel McNeil

Michigan State Football has extended an offer to four-star 2017 defensive tackle Emmanuel McNeil from Georgia. Not many people realize this, but Michigan State Football’s 2017 recruiting class is currently one of the most underrated in the country. A handful of the three-stars currently committed under Mark Dantonio could easily rise to four-star levels before […] Michigan State...
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Michigan State’s Mark Dantonio Reveals Which Quarterback Is In The Lead For The Starting Job

With Connor Cook out of the picture, Michigan State lost the program’s winningest quarterback and all-time leading passer. However, the Spartans haven’t expressed any concern over naming their next starting QB. Though head coach Mark Dantonio isn’t ready to reveal the position winner, he said today during Big 10 media conferences that senior Tyler O’Connor is currently in...
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Mark Dantonio is too smart to negatively recruit against Penn State

Michigan State Football coach Mark Dantonio is far too smart to negatively recruit against Penn State, James Franklin. A few weeks back, James Franklin released a statement claiming that it was tough for him to recruit in the Big Ten because opposing coaches use negative recruiting to put Penn State’s program down. Must Read: Michigan State […] Mark Dantonio is too smart to...
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Ill will pops up among coaches at Big Ten Media Days

CHICAGO -- Perhaps the juiciest storyline of Big Ten Media Days on Tuesday was some heat between Penn State and fellow East Division rivals Ohio State, Michigan State and Michigan that emerged after a reporter asked both Mark Dantonio and Urban Meyer about supposed negative recruiting allegations Nittany Lions coach James Franklin had made last month in the Reading Eagle."That's...
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Michigan State's Mark Dantonio remembers the late Mike Sadler

CHICAGO — Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said he learned at 1 PM CT on Sunday about the tragic news that Mike Sadler had died. The 24-year-old former star punter for the Spartans, the only four-time Academic All-American in school history, was killed along with Nebraska punter Sam Foltz in a car crash late Saturday evening while driving back from a kicking camp where they...
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Video: Mark Dantonio pays tribute to Mike Sadler, Sam Foltz at Big Ten Media Days

Day 2 of Big Ten Media Days is underway. The third coach to take the podium on Tuesday morning was Michigan State Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio. When opening his press conference with the media, Dantonio took the time to pay special tribute to former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler and Nebraska punter Sam Foltz, who passed away over the weekend in a tragic accident. LSU kicker Colby...
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Mark Dantonio denies MSU negatively recruits against PSU

James Franklin said earlier this summer that Penn State has to deal with other programs using the Jerry Sandusky scandal against it on the recruiting trail. Michigan State, per the Nittany Lions’ head coach, was apparently one of those programs.  At Big Ten Media Days in Chicago this morning, Spartans’ head coach Mark Dantonio was asked about this. Dantonio denies himself or...
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Video: Mark Dantonio Opens B1G Media Day Press Conference With Tribute To Mike Sadler, Sam Foltz

Mark Dantonio was the third coach to take the podium on Day 2 of Big Ten Media Days in Chicago this morning.  Michigan State’s head coach opened his press conference with a tribute to former Spartans’ punter Mike Sadler and Nebraska punter Sam Foltz. The two special teamers tragically passed away in a car crash in Wisconsin over the weekend. LSU’s kicker was also in the car...
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MSU CB allegedly assaulted by Draymond Green leaving program

Jermaine Edmondson, the cornerback Draymond Green allegedly hit at a bar in East Lansing over the weekend, is leaving the program, Michigan State announced Wednesday night.  Spartans’ head coach Mark Dantonio says Edmondson has been granted his full release. Edmondson had been thinking about transferring out of the program prior to the incident with Green.   Mark Dantonio...
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