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CBS Sports
PreviewsO'Connor was yanked after throwing three interceptions in a 30-6 home loss at W
Previews
CBS Sports / Posted 15 hours ago
O'Connor was yanked after throwing three interceptions in a 30-6 home loss at Wisconsin last week, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio denies the Spartans have a quarterback controversy as Big Ten play continues at Indiana on Saturday... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Grieving Stampeders hit road to face Tiger-Catsalways had a gleam in his eye and he always brought something good out in you a
Grieving Stampeders hit road to face Tiger-Cats
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
always had a gleam in his eye and he always brought something good out in you as a person,” said MSU head football coach Mark Dantonio. “One of the best things you can say about someone is that they’re a great teammate and if you listen this... Read more
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The Oakland Press
No. 17 Michigan St. looking to bounce back at Indianahonest at times, said most of the miscues were not Lagow’s fault. Chris Howell
No. 17 Michigan St. looking to bounce back at Indiana
The Oakland Press / Posted yesterday
honest at times, said most of the miscues were not Lagow’s fault. Chris Howell — The Herald-Times via AP, File Coach Mark Dantonio finds himself in an unusual place this weekend. He’s trying to get No. 17 Michigan State off the mat and ready... Read more
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The State News
MSU honors Mylan Hicks by opening scholarship in his nameof Hicks' family and friends. Hicks was at MSU from 2010-14, where he was a th
MSU honors Mylan Hicks by opening scholarship in his name
The State News / Posted yesterday
of Hicks' family and friends. Hicks was at MSU from 2010-14, where he was a three-year letterwinner under head coach Mark Dantonio. Gifts can be sent to the scholarship endowment through the mail at: Michigan State University, Spartan Fund,... Read more
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The State News
PREVIEW: MSU football looks to bounce back against high octane Indiana offenseHoosiers, whose spread offense poises quite the challenge for the Spartan defen
PREVIEW: MSU football looks to bounce back against high octane Indiana offense
The State News / Posted yesterday
Hoosiers, whose spread offense poises quite the challenge for the Spartan defense. Indiana has yet to beat head coach Mark Dantonio and the Spartans since he took over in 2007, as MSU is 7-0 against the Hoosiers in that time span. The rivalry... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Couch: True freshmen will help decide MSU's football seasonthey’ll keep playing, likely taking on bigger and bigger roles. MSU is banking
Couch: True freshmen will help decide MSU's football season
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
they’ll keep playing, likely taking on bigger and bigger roles. MSU is banking on it. “We’ve got to use them,” MSU coach Mark Dantonio said. “Because I think when you’re sitting there saying, ‘Do we redshirt? Do we not redshirt?’ You’re sort of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Grandson of Michigan State legend a target for 2018pick up steam and the Spartans are very much in the picture. Michigan State ha
Grandson of Michigan State legend a target for 2018
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
pick up steam and the Spartans are very much in the picture. Michigan State has had some great legacy players during the Mark Dantonio era. The 6-foot-3, 265-pound Isaia, who is an early Rivals.com 3-star recruit, could potentially join that... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State football vs. Indiana scouting report, predictionbut it has been a decidedly one-sided rivalry in MSU’s favor. MSU has won all s
Michigan State football vs. Indiana scouting report, prediction
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
but it has been a decidedly one-sided rivalry in MSU’s favor. MSU has won all seven meetings against the Hoosiers under Mark Dantonio, and the Spartans are 45-15-2 all-time in the series. That includes last year’s 52-26 victory, in which MSU... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Bleacher Report's College Football Ultimate Guide to Week 5continues to back up his off-field weirdness with on-field production, and he s
Bleacher Report's College Football Ultimate Guide to Week 5
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
continues to back up his off-field weirdness with on-field production, and he surely took note of how Paul Chrystoutcoached Mark Dantonio in East Lansing. His defense could make this a long day for Badgers quarterback Alex Hornibrook, a redshirt... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lions' Matthew Stafford, Bears' Brian Hoyer renew rivalrygame as a sequel to the 2009 Capital One Bowl, but it’s clear he keeps tabs on
Lions' Matthew Stafford, Bears' Brian Hoyer renew rivalry
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
game as a sequel to the 2009 Capital One Bowl, but it’s clear he keeps tabs on his Spartans and the legacy he helped coach Mark Dantonio build. “I remember when he first got there. Our first goal was to get to a bowl game, and our second goal was... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Couch: If you didn't know Mylan Hicks, you missed outway too soon. Forty-one of the MSU players expected to travel for this weekend
Couch: If you didn't know Mylan Hicks, you missed out
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
way too soon. Forty-one of the MSU players expected to travel for this weekend’s game at Indiana played with Hicks, coach Mark Dantonio said. Guys like senior safety Demetrious Cox and junior defensive lineman Malik McDowell, both struggling with... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Michigan State at Indianawere dominated by Wisconsin in their conference opener a week ago, while the Ho
Michigan State at Indiana
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
were dominated by Wisconsin in their conference opener a week ago, while the Hoosiers lost a shootout to Wake Forest. Mark Dantonio?????????s squad was overwhelmed by the Badgers, turning the ball over four times, including three interceptions... Read more
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The State News
MSU defense looking to bottle up Indiana, improve on third downsinto secure windows. “All of them could have been prevented, but you’ve got to
MSU defense looking to bottle up Indiana, improve on third downs
The State News / Posted 2 days ago
into secure windows. “All of them could have been prevented, but you’ve got to give it to (Hornibrook), too,” head coach Mark Dantonio said. “He dropped a couple right on the dime.” Dantonio also iterated that the gains and conversion were a... Read more
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The State News
Junior defensive lineman Malik McDowell getting frustrated over lack of flags thrownhim to slow him down. Opposing game plans this season have keyed in on McDowell
Junior defensive lineman Malik McDowell getting frustrated over lack of flags thrown
The State News / Posted 2 days ago
him to slow him down. Opposing game plans this season have keyed in on McDowell, and for good reason, said MSU head coach Mark Dantonio. “When you’re a good player you’re going to attract attention,” Dantonio said. “Just got to stay the course.... Read more
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The State News
Five takeaways from Mark Dantonio's preview of IndianaOn Tuesday, MSU head coach Mark Dantonio held his weekly press conference and a
Five takeaways from Mark Dantonio's preview of Indiana
The State News / Posted 3 days ago
On Tuesday, MSU head coach Mark Dantonio held his weekly press conference and addressed some issues he had about the Wisconsin game and gave a preview of this week’s contest against the Indiana Hoosiers. It will be the Spartans' first road battle of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
East is still Big Ten best, but West is making caseloss echoed the 38-0 defeat they suffered to Alabama in last season’s College F
East is still Big Ten best, but West is making case
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
loss echoed the 38-0 defeat they suffered to Alabama in last season’s College Football Playoff semifinal. You can hear Mark Dantonio grinding his teeth all the way up in East Lansing. So maybe the East only has OSU and Michigan to boast about... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
With LB Reschke out, MSU defense prepares for high-octane IndianaMichigan State football coach Mark Dantonio previews the Spartans' game at Indi
With LB Reschke out, MSU defense prepares for high-octane Indiana
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio previews the Spartans' game at Indiana. Video by Chris Solari / DFP EAST LANSING – Mark Dantonio told his Michigan State players after getting thumped by Wisconsin on Saturday that things could get... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Maryland and Minnesota seek to maintain momentum in Big Ten playfootball team." Extra points: Michigan State's loss at Wisconsin was a rough b
Maryland and Minnesota seek to maintain momentum in Big Ten play
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
football team." Extra points: Michigan State's loss at Wisconsin was a rough beginning to the Big Ten slate. But coach Mark Dantonio said all is not lost, especially given the loss to Wisconsin won't hurt their ability to win the Big Ten East.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Unsettled 17th-ranked Spartans hunting rebound at IndianaO'Connor was yanked after throwing three interceptions in a 30-6 home loss at W
Unsettled 17th-ranked Spartans hunting rebound at Indiana
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
O'Connor was yanked after throwing three interceptions in a 30-6 home loss at Wisconsin last week, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio denies the Spartans have a quarterback controversy as Big Ten play continues at Indiana on Saturday... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Spartans' Reschke to miss substantial time with ankle sprainMich. (AP) — Michigan State linebacker Jon Reschke is expected to miss a substa
Spartans' Reschke to miss substantial time with ankle sprain
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
Mich. (AP) — Michigan State linebacker Jon Reschke is expected to miss a substantial amount of time with what coach Mark Dantonio called a "severe" ankle sprain. Dantonio also said Tuesday that linebacker Riley Bullough is day to day after... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Unsettled 17th-ranked Spartans hunting rebound at IndianaO'Connor was yanked after throwing three interceptions in a 30-6 home loss at W
Unsettled 17th-ranked Spartans hunting rebound at Indiana
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
O'Connor was yanked after throwing three interceptions in a 30-6 home loss at Wisconsin last week, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio denies the Spartans have a quarterback controversy as Big Ten play continues at Indiana on Saturday... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Calm down on firing Franklin talkvery good coaches who are interested. But I'll guarantee you none of them will
Calm down on firing Franklin talk
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
very good coaches who are interested. But I'll guarantee you none of them will be better than Urban Meyer, Jim Harbaugh and Mark Dantonio. Those are three of the 10 best coaches in the country, and it would take a whole lot of trial and error to... Read more
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The State News
MSU linebacker Reschke out 'a significant time,' Bullough day-to-dayOn Tuesday, Mark Dantonio announced that junior linebacker Jon Reschke would be
MSU linebacker Reschke out 'a significant time,' Bullough day-to-day
The State News / Posted 4 days ago
On Tuesday, Mark Dantonio announced that junior linebacker Jon Reschke would be out “for a significant period of time,” with an ankle sprain. Dantonio also said that Riley Bullough is day-to-day and a decision will be made on his status later in the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Spartans have concerns at quarterbackBrian Lewerke. It was the first time Michigan State failed to score a touchdow
Spartans have concerns at quarterback
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
Brian Lewerke. It was the first time Michigan State failed to score a touchdown in a Big Ten game since 2010, but coach Mark Dantonio wasn't putting all the blame on his quarterback. "Football is a simple game in some respects but in other... Read more
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The State News
The ugliest of rarities and the questions that remain for MSUiteration of MSU isn’t talented, but it was unprepared to face the vaunted Wisc
The ugliest of rarities and the questions that remain for MSU
The State News / Posted 4 days ago
iteration of MSU isn’t talented, but it was unprepared to face the vaunted Wisconsin attack — a rarity under head coach Mark Dantonio. Under Dantonio, MSU has out-gamed Ohio State University twice in meaningful contests, defeated a solid... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Calm down with firing talkvery good coaches who are interested. But I'll guarantee you none of them will
Calm down with firing talk
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
very good coaches who are interested. But I'll guarantee you none of them will be better than Urban Meyer, Jim Harbaugh and Mark Dantonio. Those are three of the 10 best coaches in the country, and it would take a whole lot of trial and error to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Stock watch: 3 Michigan State Spartans who helped, hurt case vs. BadgersMSU coach Mark Dantonio points to costly mistakes in Spartans' loss to Wisconsi
Stock watch: 3 Michigan State Spartans who helped, hurt case vs. Badgers
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
MSU coach Mark Dantonio points to costly mistakes in Spartans' loss to Wisconsin on Sept. 24, 2016. Video by Chris Solari, DFP. EAST LANSING — Three Spartans who helped their stock and hurt themselves in Saturday’s 30-6 loss to Wisconsin: ■ DT... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Just one poor game or a trend for MSU football?for MSU from opponents it has been clocking in recent years. The Spartans’ pro
Just one poor game or a trend for MSU football?
The Oakland Press / Posted 5 days ago
for MSU from opponents it has been clocking in recent years. The Spartans’ problem isn’t quarterback alone, but head coach Mark Dantonio needs to be decisive about the position. The seminal moment in his tenure was when he shifted from Andrew... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mark Dantonio would be 'home run hire' for LSU, writer saysit's highly unlikely Dantonio would pull a Nick Saban and leave MSU for LSU, hi
Mark Dantonio would be 'home run hire' for LSU, writer says
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
it's highly unlikely Dantonio would pull a Nick Saban and leave MSU for LSU, his name is showing up on wish lists Could Mark Dantonio be on its list? Let's be clear before getting into the meat of this: No, the Michigan State head coach is not... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
THE ISSUE: Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sitssalutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a
THE ISSUE: Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits
Ball State Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
salutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a choice to make," Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said.Student Reactions Kenneth Duncan, senior geography major "It's their choice, but, at the same time,... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Just one poor game or a trend for MSU football?for MSU from opponents it has been clocking in recent years. The Spartans� pro
Just one poor game or a trend for MSU football?
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
for MSU from opponents it has been clocking in recent years. The Spartans� problem isn�t quarterback alone, but head coach Mark Dantonio needs to be decisive about the position. The seminal moment in his tenure was when he shifted from Andrew... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Anthem Protests Spread To Colleges, WNBA Player Sitssalutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a
Anthem Protests Spread To Colleges, WNBA Player Sits
CBS Baltimore / Posted 5 days ago
salutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a choice to make,” Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said after the Spartans’ 30-6 loss. “Our young people are in college, and I can promise you one thing, that... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
U-G-L-Y: Spartans creamed at home, 30-6, by BadgersBig Ten) suffered their worst home loss since a 42-14 blowout against Penn Stat
U-G-L-Y: Spartans creamed at home, 30-6, by Badgers
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
Big Ten) suffered their worst home loss since a 42-14 blowout against Penn State in 2009, their only losing season under Mark Dantonio. Defensive leader Riley Bullough did not dress with an undisclosed injury. The senior middle linebacker and... Read more
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The State News
MSU shot themselves in the foot Saturday, but still control their destinyMSU head football coach Mark Dantonio made it known throughout the week that co
MSU shot themselves in the foot Saturday, but still control their destiny
The State News / Posted 5 days ago
MSU head football coach Mark Dantonio made it known throughout the week that conference play in the Big Ten is where the season really starts to matter. It is where the rings, big bowl games and college football playoff appearances are earned. Very... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Calm down on firing Franklin talkvery good coaches who are interested. But I'll guarantee you none of them will
Calm down on firing Franklin talk
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
very good coaches who are interested. But I'll guarantee you none of them will be better than Urban Meyer, Jim Harbaugh and Mark Dantonio. Those are three of the 10 best coaches in the country, and it would take a whole lot of trial and error to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
isportsweb: Despite loss, Michigan State football controls its destinyMSU coach Mark Dantonio points to costly mistakes in Spartans' loss to Wisconsi
isportsweb: Despite loss, Michigan State football controls its destiny
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
MSU coach Mark Dantonio points to costly mistakes in Spartans' loss to Wisconsin on Sept. 24, 2016. Video by Chris Solari, DFP. The Spartans have a multitude of issues to fix and have no margin for error, but their Big Ten goals remain in... Read more
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The State News
MSU football honors Mike Sadler with tribute during Wisconsin gameeight new members on Thursday, with former MSU punter Mike Sadler being one of
MSU football honors Mike Sadler with tribute during Wisconsin game
The State News / Posted 5 days ago
eight new members on Thursday, with former MSU punter Mike Sadler being one of the inductees. MSU head football coach Mark Dantonio spoke at the induction ceremony and had many good things to say about Sadler. “Mike was one those guys that,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Solari: No Michigan State QB controversy as O’Connor remains starterTyler O'Connor needed to handle Wisconsin's blitzes better on Sept. 24, 2016. V
Solari: No Michigan State QB controversy as O’Connor remains starter
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Tyler O'Connor needed to handle Wisconsin's blitzes better on Sept. 24, 2016. Video by Chris Solari, DFP. EAST LANSING – Mark Dantonio steadfastly stood behind Tyler O’Connor. Michigan State, the 10th-year coach implored, does not have a... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Wisconsin asserting itself during tough Big Ten stretchcome into the football game, we talked about that all week, how they�ve got bot
Wisconsin asserting itself during tough Big Ten stretch
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
come into the football game, we talked about that all week, how they�ve got both hands on you up front,� Spartans coach Mark Dantonio said. �They know what they�re doing, and they do it very, very well. They have a system, and they do it very... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
College football coach 'vanishes' on live televisionFirst you see him...Michigan State Spartans coach Mark Dantonio. Is this the g
College football coach 'vanishes' on live television
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
First you see him...Michigan State Spartans coach Mark Dantonio. Is this the greatest illusion seen on television? Michigan State Spartans coach Mark Dantonio shocked fans earlier today when he appeared to vanish from the television screen live on... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sitssalutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
salutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a choice to make," Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said after the Spartans' 30-6 loss. "Our young people are in college, and I can promise you one thing, that... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sitssalutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
salutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a choice to make," Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio added after the Spartans' 30-6 loss. "Our young people are in college, and I can promise you one thing, that... Read more
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Bleacher Report
AP College Football Poll 2016: Week 5 Top 25 Rankings Announcedup 17 third-quarter points in a 30-6 rout. "People have been saying a lot of g
AP College Football Poll 2016: Week 5 Top 25 Rankings Announced
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
up 17 third-quarter points in a 30-6 rout. "People have been saying a lot of good things about us lately," Spartans coach Mark Dantonio told the Associated press (via ESPN.com). "And now we'll take some shots." Of course, the fact that Wisconsin... Read more
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The State News
Three MSU football players protest during national anthemLyke stood together for the playing of the national anthem and raised their rig
Three MSU football players protest during national anthem
The State News / Posted 6 days ago
Lyke stood together for the playing of the national anthem and raised their right hands, folded into a fist. Head coach Mark Dantonio said he believes they have every right to do so. “I've said all along and talked to our players, that to me,... Read more
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The State News
Former Spartan Mylan Hicks killed in shooting Sunday morningis calling an “act of violence.” Hicks, 23, played for the Spartans from 2010-
Former Spartan Mylan Hicks killed in shooting Sunday morning
The State News / Posted 6 days ago
is calling an “act of violence.” Hicks, 23, played for the Spartans from 2010-2014 and was a three-year letterwinner under Mark Dantonio. Dantonio and a number of current and former players who took the field with Hicks expressed their condolences... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Former Michigan State DB Mylan Hicks dies in Calgary club shootingCalgary Stampede of the Canadian Football League. He played safety and lineback
Former Michigan State DB Mylan Hicks dies in Calgary club shooting
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Calgary Stampede of the Canadian Football League. He played safety and linebacker for the Spartans from 2010-14. MSU coach Mark Dantonio tweeted Sunday morning: “Our thoughts and prayers are with The Mylan Hicks family, as well as his extended... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sitssalutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
salutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a choice to make," Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said after the Spartans' 30-6 loss. "Our young people are in college, and I can promise you one thing, that... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
National anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sitssalutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a
National anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
salutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a choice to make,” Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said after the Spartans’ 30-6 loss. “Our young people are in college, and I can promise you one thing, that... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sitssalutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits
Yahoo Sports / Posted 6 days ago
salutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a choice to make," Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio added after the Spartans' 30-6 loss. "Our young people are in college, and I can promise you one thing, that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sitssalutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a
Anthem protests spread to colleges, WNBA player sits
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
salutes, puts the hand over their heart or does something else, everybody has a choice to make," Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio added after the Spartans' 30-6 loss. "Our young people are in college, and I can promise you one thing, that... Read more
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