If you’re a defensive back recruit with dreams of playing in the NFL, you can’t go wrong in choosing Michigan State. East Lansing is the Promised Land for those looking to break into the NFL as a defensive back. Head coach Mark Dantonio played defensive back at South Carolina and originally coached defensive [...]
Mark Dantonio Keeps Recruiting Attention Locked On 2015 By Going After Monster OT Rob Dowdy Football is won in the trenches. The Michigan State coaching staff is targeting one such prospect to win that war for the 2015 class. Head coach Mark Dantonio and the Spartan coaching staff has their sights set on [...]
Life isn’t fair. Good doesn’t always triumph over evil, justice isn’t always served and the better team doesn’t always win. The Spartans learned this lesson first-hand on Sunday afternoon. A superior Michigan State basketball team fell to the UConn Huskies, 60-54, bringing the careers of three Spartans to a screeching halt in the worst way [...]
Michigan State Spartans Learned A Great Lesson From Harvard Win that Should Carry Them to Dallas… As the old adage goes, you often learn more from a loss than you do from a win. That doesn’t mean the Spartans didn’t learn plenty from an 80-73 victory over the No. 12 seeded Harvard Crimson [...]
Long An Elite Football Mind & Coach, Finally Michigan State Head Coach Mark Dantonio Is Paid like One!
Long An Elite Football Mind and Coach, Finally Michigan State Head Coach Mark Dantonio Paid like One! Mark Dantonio is part of an elite few. Without a doubt, the eighth-year Michigan State head coach is one of the best coaches in college football today. On Tuesday, February 25, MSU Athletic Director Mark Hollis ensured that [...]
SPARTAN NATION EXCLUSIVE: Michigan State LB Riley Bullough talks moving back to Defense, Music & Family!
Nearly every Spartans fan knows the story of the Bullough family. Dating back to the 1950’s, a long chain of Bullough men have committed their hearts and souls to Michigan State. With the graduation of Max, Riley now assumes the role of the elder Bullough at MSU, closely followed by his younger brother, Byron. [...]
Spartan Nation EXCLUSIVE: Michigan State QB Coach Brad Salem Reflects Recruiting and the Excitement that is in the air in East Lansing
Spartan Nation EXCLUSIVE: Michigan State QB Coach Brad Salem Reflects Recruiting and the Excitement that is in the air in East Lansing The Michigan State coaching staff just finished bringing in one of the best recruiting classes in recent memory, and has already begun working to fill up the class of 2015 pool with [...]
Pat Narduzzi, Michigan State & the Nation’s #1 Defensive Coordinator Talks About the 2014 Football Recruiting Class with Spartan Nation
The Michigan State football program has experienced a great deal of success this year. On the field, the Spartans rolled to a 13-1 record, a Big Ten Championship and a Rose Bowl victory. Off the field, head coach Mark Dantonio and the Spartan coaching staff brought in one of their best recruiting classes in recent [...]
The 2013-14 season hasn’t been easy for head coach Tom Izzo’s Spartans. Michigan State has dealt with all kinds of adversity. Injuries have forced the squad to play without the likes of Adreian Payne and Branden Dawson. Per usual, the Big Ten has been brutally competitive. Add in a grueling non-conference schedule including the likes [...]
The Spartans have faced plenty of adversity, from injuries to key players such as Adreian Payne and Travis Trice to a brutal Big Ten schedule. But against the odds, the Spartans stand at 17-1 overall and 6-0 in conference play, the best start in program history. It hasn’t always been pretty, as the Spartans will [...]