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Michigan State recruit who lost offer lands at Ohio State

Gavin Cupp's recruiting story, it turns out, has a happy ending.  The three-star offensive line prospect from Leipsic, Ohio, was a Michigan State pledge less than two weeks ago, but now he is headed to Ohio State.  How did that happen?  Cupp traveled to Columbus on July 24 to take part in Ohio State's Friday Night Lights camp, a move that caught Michigan State head coach Mark...
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Former Michigan State OL Commit Gavin Cupp Announces Ohio State Commitment

Leipsic (Oh.) three-star offensive tackle Gavin Cupp, a one-time Michigan State commit, has committed to Ohio State. — Gavin Cupp (@gavin_cupp) August 4, 2015 Cupp was committed to Michigan State before he had his offer pulled after camping at Ohio State’s Friday Night Lights. He earned an OSU offer several days later and jumped at the opportunity...
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Michigan State Spartans Football Preview: A look at the 2015 offense

Michigan State has built it solid foundation on playing killer defense and not screwing things up on offense. At least that’s the narrative for many looking in from the outside. Those in know already know what I’m about to say. The real secret is the offense has always been just as vital to Michigan State’s success, in fact it wouldn’t be on the national stage without an...
Via Talking 10
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Michigan State, Michigan have long odds to win national championship

College football season cannot come soon enough, unless you’re a bettor who still has to get to Vegas to put in your national championship pick.  The two local teams, Michigan State and Michigan, have long odds (maybe expectantly, especially for Michigan) to play in Glendale, Arizona on January 11th. According to, Spartans are tied for the tenth most likely team...
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Michigan State Football: Player with the most to prove

Matt Hoeppner, Ryan McCumber and I have been helping you get primed for the upcoming football season. Today, we are going to present cases for the player with the most to prove. The Spartans are locked in at most positions, with solidified talent coming back predominately in the trenches. The skill positions and secondary still leave a little to be desired, at least on paper. Until...
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Michigan State four-star target Donnie Corley puts recruitment on hold

Credit: The Detroit News Michigan State, much like many other top college around the country will have to wait on Donnie Corley. The four-star senior wide receiver out of Detroit Martin Luther King, whose being courted by the Spartans says he has no timeline on his decision post high school. “I’m kind of putting the recruitment on hold so I can get my team (at King) together...
Via The Majors East Lansing
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Michigan State 2015 Fall Camp Preview and Key Position Battles to Watch

Despite losing over a half dozen key contributors to the NFL Draft and graduation, not to mention arguably the best defensive coordinator in the...
Via Athlon Sports
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Michigan State Football: Recapping what we learned from Big Ten media days

In this week’s isportsweb Detroit Free Press column, I discuss what I learned from each of the Spartan representatives during my time at the media sessions for the Big Ten in Chicago. Preview the column below and continue reading at the Detroit Free Press by clicking the link. CHICAGO — We are a little over a month away until actual football games, but the media day sessions...
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Michigan State Fan Creates Awesome 2015 Hype Video

Michigan State is always among the elite in college football and this year shouldn't be any different. Adam Schultz created an awesome hype...
Via Athlon Sports
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Here’s An Awesome Fan-Made Michigan State Hype Video

While Ohio State has been getting all of the preseason attention in the Big Ten (some of it for questionable reasons), Michigan State, the conference’s other college football power, has largely been an afterthought. But the Spartans are very capable of making a run to both the Big Ten title and the College Football Playoff, if they can get past the Buckeyes. This week, a Spartans...
Via College Spun
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Michigan State to begin season with Holmes, London at RB

The Michigan State Spartans are set to open their 2015 season with a Sept. 4 matchup against the Western Michigan Broncos. It is a game that should be an easy win for the Spartans, but more importantly will give them a chance to evaluate their running back position. At this point in time, Gerald Holmes and Madre London listed as co-starters, with both LJ Scott and Delton Williams...
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Mark Dantonio Reveals The Theme For The 2015 Michigan State Football Season

Michigan State football’s 2015 season has a theme.  What is it?  Spartans’ coach Mark Dantonio revealed it today at Big Ten Media Days in Chicago.  Dantonio says theme this year is “reach higher” — Seth Newman (@Spartan_Radio) July 30, 2015 What are the Spartans reaching for? A Big Ten title and a College Football Playoff berth, perhaps. Michigan State opens its 2015...
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Michigan State Pulls Offer From Recruit Who Attended Ohio State Camp

Michigan State pulled a scholarship offer from a 2016 offensive line recruit who attended a camp at rival Ohio State.
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Suspended Michigan State RB Delton Williams Will Re-Join The Spartans Next Month

Michigan State junior running back Delton Williams, who has been suspended from the program since March for having a weapon on campus, will re-join the Spartans next month.  Michigan State RB Delton Williams, suspended for possessing weapon on campus in March, will rejoin team next month Mark Dantonio says — Brett McMurphy (@McMurphyESPN) July 27, 2015 #MichiganSt RB Delton...
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Michigan State Football: Spartan fans have a mixed response to Oregon color scheme plan

There is a pretty big game coming up this fall between 2014 national-runner up Oregon and Michigan State. It’s a pretty hot ticket. Everything you need to know about the game can be found right here, including the instructions on how to turn Spartan Stadium into an alternating sea of green and white. As far as I can remember, this hasn’t been tried before in Spartan Stadium...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Freep Column: Michigan’s Hackett, Michigan State’s Hollis can’t be compared

In this week’s isportsweb Detroit Free Press column, I take a look at recent public comparisons between Michigan State Athletic Director Mark Hollis and the University of Michigan Athletic Director Jim Hackett. Preview the column below and continue reading at the Detroit Free Press by clicking the link. With the recent disparities in the Nike contracts between Michigan and Michigan...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: AJ Arcuri planning to visit MSU

Michigan State is now looking for another offensive lineman after Michigan State’s staff reportedly pulled OT prospect Gavin Cupp’s offer. The Spartan staff quickly offered OT prospect AJ Arcuri out of Ohio, who has been interested in Michigan State for a while and reportedly had an impressive camp at MSU last month. Arcuri is visiting Michigan State today according to 247Sports...
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Michigan State Spartans Football Preview: 2014 establishes MSU on national stage

The Michigan State Spartans’ 2014 season could be described as the ultimate roller coaster. After a Week 2 collapse the Spartans cruised until meeting up with Ohio State and losing a slugfest, only to somehow end up the season beating the team that just missed out on the inaugural College Football Playoff. In the end, the season went from out of the national title picture, to out...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State pulls offer from recruit who visited Ohio State

Gavin Cupp, a three-star offensive lineman in the 2016 class, made a costly visit to Ohio State’s Friday Night Lights event, it appears. According to a report by, Michigan State Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio decided to pull Cupp’s scholarship when he learned the player attended the event. Cupp had previously committed to the Spartans, but will now need to find a...
Via Campus Sports Net
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Michigan State Grad Jemele Hill Pokes Fun At Art Briles For Baylor’s Cotton Bowl Loss To MSU

There’s only one thing worse than losing the Cotton Bowl by one point, and that’s going on a sports talk show to discuss the upcoming season only to have the co-host remind you of last season’s loss with a little playful trash talk. Baylor head football coach Art Briles was a guest on ESPN’s His & Hers Thursday afternoon, and co-host Jemele Hill – a Michigan State grad...
Via College Spun
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Mulder is selling his RUSTIC Flagstaff, Arizona home

Former Major League All Star and Michigan State pitcher Mark Mulder is selling his Flagstaff, Arizona home while looking to upgrade within the area.  The home can be described in four words: 1) rustic; 2) ski lodge (two words); and 3. rustic.  So darn rustic.  The most rustic.  A female between the ages of 15 and 35 would call it “like super rustic”. It’s a decent house...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Michigan State Will or Won't Make the College Football Playoff in 2015

Michigan State enters the 2015 season on the back of two of the most successful campaigns in program history. Over the past five seasons, the...
Via Athlon Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Ranking the Toughest Games on Michigan State's College Football Schedule in 2015

Despite the departure of a bevy of NFL talent and their defensive coordinator over the last couple of seasons, the Michigan State Spartans are still...
Via Athlon Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress rips Nick Saban for complaining about draft grades

Plaxico Burress played for Nick Saban at Michigan State, and the former NFL wide receiver never got over Saban’s decision to leave the Spartans to take a job at LSU. So when Saban made headlines on Wednesday by complaining about NFL Draft grades, Burress had to make sure he got his two cents in. While...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

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