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The Big Ten Championship Outlook Moving Forward: Iowa

Coming off their 55-16 win last Saturday over Penn State to clinch the Big Ten East, the Spartans travel to Indianapolis to face the Iowa Hawkeyes in the Big Ten Championship Game at 8:00 p.m. on Fox. Offense Last week we suggested that this unit’s best performances may be ahead of them.  The Penn State […]

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The Outlook Moving Forward: Penn State

Coming off their 17-14 win Saturday over Ohio State, the Spartans return home to host the Penn State Nittany Lions in the regular season finale at 3:30 p.m. on ESPN. Offense Just when it looked like the Spartan Offense was doomed, they came together to do their most important work of the year.  On the […]

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The Outlook Moving Forward: Ohio State

The Outlook Moving Forward: Ohio State

Coming off their 24-7 win over the Maryland Terrapins last week, the Spartans head to Columbus to face the Ohio State Buckeyes this Saturday at 3:30 p.m. on ABC. Offense How healthy is Connor Cook?  That’s the critical question as this unit prepares for the game of the year and as Cook looks to get […]

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The Outlook Moving Forward: Maryland

The Outlook Moving Forward: Maryland

Coming off their 39-38 defeat to Nebraska last week, the Spartans return home to face the Maryland Terrapins at noon on ESPN2. Offense This unit came out last week looking to throw the ball around a stacked Huskers’ box.  The approach made sense, but early MSU execution let them down.  Drops, high passes from Connor […]

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The Outlook Moving Forward: Nebraska

The Outlook Moving Forward: Nebraska

Coming off their bye week, the Spartans travel to Lincoln to face the Nebraska Cornhuskers at 7:00 p.m. on ESPN. Offense Two weeks ago we talked in detail about this unit’s struggles at Michigan.  Against Indiana the struggles largely continued until the Hoosiers fell apart after the game was out of reach.  That’s when MSU […]

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The Outlook Moving Forward: Indiana

The Outlook Moving Forward: Indiana

Coming off their 27-23 win over the Michigan Wolverines, the Spartans return home to take on the Indiana Hoosiers at 3:30 on ABC. Offense The Spartan Offense did not have a great game against Michigan, but they did finish strong.  Hopefully that can serve as a turning point for this unit.  It seemed like MSU […]

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The Outlook Moving Forward: Michigan

The Outlook Moving Forward: Michigan

Coming off their 31-24 victory over Rutgers, the Spartans travel to Ann Arbor to take on the Michigan Wolverines at 3:30 p.m. on ESPN. Offense “(The) Playbook is fully open, operational, and ready to go,” Offensive Line Coach Mark Staten told the Spartan Radio Network before last Saturday night’s game began.  Some of the Spartans […]

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The Outlook Moving Forward: Rutgers

The Outlook Moving Forward: Rutgers

Coming off their 24-21 victory over Purdue, the Spartans travel to Rutgers to take on the Scarlet Knights at 8:00 on the Big Ten Network. Offense This unit was on the way to their best performance of 2015 until late in the 2nd Quarter when Offensive Lineman Dennis Finley went down with a broken leg.  […]

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The Outlook Moving Forward: Purdue

The Outlook Moving Forward: Purdue

Coming off their 30-10 victory over Central Michigan, the Spartans host the Purdue Boilermakers this Saturday at noon on ESPN 2. Offense The story of the Offense last Saturday was the loss of Jack Conklin.  From the sideline, the Big Ten Network reported that Conklin told the Spartans’ training staff that his knee and leg […]

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The Michigan State Football Outlook Moving Forward: Central Michigan

The Michigan State Football Outlook Moving Forward: Central Michigan

Coming off their 35-21 win over Air Force in week three, the Spartans host the Central Michigan Chippewas this Saturday at 12:00 on the Big Ten Network. Offense Coming into 2015 it was unclear who Connor Cook’s go-to Wide Out would be.  Of the Spartans coming back Cook probably had the best feel and most […]

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