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Detroit Free Press
Stock watch: Michigan State football players who helped, hurt case vs. Notre DameTurnovers and penalties proved costly in MSU's 38-18 loss to Notre Dame at Spar
Detroit Free Press / Posted 57 minutes ago
Turnovers and penalties proved costly in MSU's 38-18 loss to Notre Dame at Spartan Stadium. Mark Dantonio, Brian Lewerke, Chris Frey, Brian Allen and Andrew Dowell discuss what happened in the defeat Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Chris Solari, Detroit... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Ankles, Stepherson and NBC Sports Network at 5 p.m. ETthrough our play-action and quick game.” Whatever level of quality resistance
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 3 hours ago
through our play-action and quick game.” Whatever level of quality resistance the Spartans provided, they are still a Mark Dantonio-coached unit. A crucial part of last season’s 3-9 collapse was injury after defensive injury. Writing off a... Read more
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The State News
Changes need to be made by MSU entering conference playjust one sack on Wimbush and allowed the Irish to reach 182 yards rushing. On
The State News / Posted 7 hours ago
just one sack on Wimbush and allowed the Irish to reach 182 yards rushing. On the other side of the ball, head coach Mark Dantonio repeatedly said after the game that the Spartans' rushing attack, which recorded 151 yards in the loss, needs... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Monday Morning Leftovers: The long-term effects of Crawford’s punch, limited roster turnover & Yoon’s record approachbeing minus three [in turnover margin] in the first half createda b ig 14-point
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 10 hours ago
being minus three [in turnover margin] in the first half createda b ig 14-point swing, number one,” Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio said. “… Ultimately, the turnovers are what crushes you.” Notre Dame’s Shaun Crawford recovers a fumble in the... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Fighting Irish spank SpartansState was also penalized nine times for 97 yards. “We had nine penalties. We h
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
State was also penalized nine times for 97 yards. “We had nine penalties. We had six in our first two games,” coach Mark Dantonio said. “But ultimately the turnovers are what crush you.” POLL IMPLICATIONS Notre Dame: The Irish received 57... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Be concerned, but don't panic about Michigan State loss to Notre Dameearly games of its growth. Turnovers and penalties proved costly in MSU's 38-1
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 hours ago
early games of its growth. Turnovers and penalties proved costly in MSU's 38-18 loss to Notre Dame at Spartan Stadium. Mark Dantonio, Brian Lewerke, Chris Frey, Brian Allen and Andrew Dowell discuss what happened in the defeat Saturday, Sept.... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Sunday Notre Dame Notebook: Kelly on Wimbush’s accuracy, receivers’ hands & needed secondary improvementsbeing minus three [in turnover margin] in the first half createda b ig 14-point
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted yesterday
being minus three [in turnover margin] in the first half createda b ig 14-point swing, number one,” Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio said. “… Ultimately, the turnovers are what crushes you.” Notre Dame’s Shaun Crawford recovers a fumble in the... Read more
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The State News
Not just turnovers: Penalties, execution culprits in blowout lossin all, the home team had to have a good game. Right? Well, not quite. “Stati
The State News / Posted yesterday
in all, the home team had to have a good game. Right? Well, not quite. “Statistics can lie to you,” head coach Mark Dantonio said after the game. He continued to name a number of issues he thought his team needed to improve. The... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
What We Learned: Notre Dame found a No. 2 WR & an accurate passerbeing minus three [in turnover margin] in the first half createda b ig 14-point
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted yesterday
being minus three [in turnover margin] in the first half createda b ig 14-point swing, number one,” Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio said. “… Ultimately, the turnovers are what crushes you.” Notre Dame’s Shaun Crawford recovers a fumble in the... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Points off turnover differential becoming theme to Notre Dame’s seasonbeing minus three [in turnover margin] in the first half createda b ig 14-point
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted yesterday
being minus three [in turnover margin] in the first half createda b ig 14-point swing, number one,” Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio said. “… Ultimately, the turnovers are what crushes you.” Notre Dame’s Shaun Crawford recovers a fumble in the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State's loss to Notre Dame shows it's time for changehorror show. “We talk ball security, we work ball security every single day, s
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
horror show. “We talk ball security, we work ball security every single day, seven minutes a day in drills,” MSU coach Mark Dantonio said. Call me crazy, but maybe they should up it to, maybe, eight minutes? Because what they are doing isn’t... Read more
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TSN
Opportunistic Irish handle Michigan StateState was also penalized nine times for 97 yards. "We had nine penalties. We h
TSN / Posted yesterday
State was also penalized nine times for 97 yards. "We had nine penalties. We had six in our first two games," coach Mark Dantonio said. "But ultimately the turnovers are what crush you." POLL IMPLICATIONS Notre Dame: The Irish received 57... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Dantonio, MSU searching for silver lining in cloud of dismal loss to Notre Dameit should have been closer. The fact it wasn�t puts the Spartans back at the dr
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
it should have been closer. The fact it wasn�t puts the Spartans back at the drawing board. �We�re not broken,� MSU coach Mark Dantonio said. �This team is going to win some football games. �I�m not going to make it bigger than it is, but I�m not... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Dantonio, MSU searching for silver lining in cloud of dismal loss to Notre Dameit should have been closer. The fact it wasn’t puts the Spartans back at the dr
The Oakland Press / Posted yesterday
it should have been closer. The fact it wasn’t puts the Spartans back at the drawing board. “We’re not broken,” MSU coach Mark Dantonio said. “This team is going to win some football games. “I’m not going to make it bigger than it is, but I’m not... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Opportunistic Notre Dame handles Michigan State 38-18State was also penalized nine times for 97 yards. "We had nine penalties. We h
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
State was also penalized nine times for 97 yards. "We had nine penalties. We had six in our first two games," coach Mark Dantonio said. "But ultimately the turnovers are what crush you." UP NEXT Notre Dame: The Irish host Miami of Ohio... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State-Notre Dame observations: Good, bad from Brian Lewerkepenalties for 55 yards through two games. * GUT CHECK: MSU goes into halftime
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
penalties for 55 yards through two games. * GUT CHECK: MSU goes into halftime trailing for the first time this season. Mark Dantonio has talked about liking his team’s resolve, and this will be their biggest test of that trait yet. Notre Dame... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State relives thrilling 'Little Giants' play to beat Irishnearly seven years ago to the day. Michigan State trailed Notre Dame by a fiel
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
nearly seven years ago to the day. Michigan State trailed Notre Dame by a field goal in overtime on Sept. 18, 2010. Coach Mark Dantonio called MSU’s field goal unit on to hit what would have been the neutralizer — but instead, Dantonio executed... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Notre Dame at Michigan State: Who, what, when, where, why and by how muchyoung Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michi
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 2 days ago
young Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michigan State’s Brian Lewerke, left, and coach Mark Dantonio react following Lewerke’s 61-yard touchdown against Western Michigan in the Spartans’ season opener. (AP... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Nebraska AD's firing turns up heat on coach Mike Riley even higherHolmes and Madre London are part of a three-man running back corps. Asked abou
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Holmes and Madre London are part of a three-man running back corps. Asked about his running backs' psyche, Spartans coach Mark Dantonio said: "Very, very good. Our entire football team's psyche is good. All we are interested in is... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State football vs. Notre Dame: Scouting report, predictionLansing State Journal columnist Graham Couch and Detroit Free Press / LSJ MSU b
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Lansing State Journal columnist Graham Couch and Detroit Free Press / LSJ MSU beat writer Chris Solari analyze Tuesday's Mark Dantonio and MSU players press conference, previewing Saturday's game against Notre Dame. Graham Couch / Lansing State... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State-Notre Dame football rivalry means a little 'extra'center Brian Allen was in attendance with older brother Jack Allen on a visit t
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
center Brian Allen was in attendance with older brother Jack Allen on a visit to East Lansing in 2010 when coach Mark Dantonio pulled off the “Little Giants” trick play to deliver a win over Notre Dame in overtime. “It was pretty cool to... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Spartans, Irish renew rivalry after 2016 strugglesWimbush is a guy that can create. I don’t think there’s any question that he ca
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
Wimbush is a guy that can create. I don’t think there’s any question that he can create,” Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said. “When you look at a quarterback, I’ve said it all along: You’ve got to be able to create with your mind,... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Spartans, Irish renew rivalry after 2016 strugglesWimbush is a guy that can create. I don�t think there�s any question that he ca
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Wimbush is a guy that can create. I don�t think there�s any question that he can create,� Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said. �When you look at a quarterback, I�ve said it all along: You�ve got to be able to create with your mind,... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Four things you do not seeyoung Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michi
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 3 days ago
young Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michigan State’s Brian Lewerke, left, and coach Mark Dantonio react following Lewerke’s 61-yard touchdown against Western Michigan in the Spartans’ season opener. (AP... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State football recruiting: Who's visiting for Notre Dame game?the Spartans' battles in the trenches for Saturday night's game against Notre D
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
the Spartans' battles in the trenches for Saturday night's game against Notre Dame. Chris Solari, Detroit Free Press Mark Dantonio and the Michigan State Spartans will have several key recruits on campus this weekend when they host Notre Dame... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Staff picks: Michigan edges Purdue, but can MSU fight off Irish?mistakes, play to the team’s strengths and get out of there. MSU 31, Notre Dam
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
mistakes, play to the team’s strengths and get out of there. MSU 31, Notre Dame 27: A trick play. It’s coming. MSU coach Mark Dantonio is going to pull one out, at just the right time, to flip this game. MSU will slow down Notre Dame’s running... Read more
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The State News
MSU ready fora team like that; an offensive line like that, and a good running back.” To st
The State News / Posted 3 days ago
a team like that; an offensive line like that, and a good running back.” To stop the rushing attack, MSU head coach Mark Dantonio believes the Spartans should just simply continue what they have been doing on defense. “We've got to continue... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State-Notre Dame rivalry hits longest break in about 70 yearsand misery. “I just think that we just need to embrace the rivalry, embrace wh
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
and misery. “I just think that we just need to embrace the rivalry, embrace what’s going on and have fun,” MSU coach Mark Dantonio said this week. “You know, as much as anything, I want our guys, when they enter that stadium that they look... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Kelly on C.J. Sanders, Kevin Stepherson and punt returns; injury updateyoung Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michi
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 3 days ago
young Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michigan State’s Brian Lewerke, left, and coach Mark Dantonio react following Lewerke’s 61-yard touchdown against Western Michigan in the Spartans’ season opener. (AP... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Crystal ball: MSU’s strength is Michigan’s weakness; both get winsBrian Lewerke has been an exciting playmaker who needs to throw to beat Notre D
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Brian Lewerke has been an exciting playmaker who needs to throw to beat Notre Dame. Call it a hunch that MSU coach Mark Dantonio will flip this game with some crazy trick play. Call it a belief that this team is better than some people... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Things To Learn: On Notre Dame’s defensive line, offensive line and Wimbush’s road readinessyoung Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michi
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 4 days ago
young Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michigan State’s Brian Lewerke, left, and coach Mark Dantonio react following Lewerke’s 61-yard touchdown against Western Michigan in the Spartans’ season opener. (AP... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Baseball playoffs heating up | September 21, 2017competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime ga
Grand Blanc View / Posted 4 days ago
competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime game-winning fake field goal call by MSU coach Mark Dantonio? It was a 34-31 winner for Sparty! I remember it like it was yesterday. The cheeseball prediction for this game... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
And in That Corner … The Michigan State Spartans and a recovery from a 3-9 seasonyoung Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michi
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 4 days ago
young Spartans know they cannot be looking two or three opponents ahead. Michigan State’s Brian Lewerke, left, and coach Mark Dantonio react following Lewerke’s 61-yard touchdown against Western Michigan in the Spartans’ season opener. (AP... Read more
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The Davison Index
Fat Guy Corner | September 21, 2017competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime ga
The Davison Index / Posted 4 days ago
competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime game-winning fake field goal call by MSU coach Mark Dantonio? It was a 34-31 winner for Sparty! I remember it like it was yesterday. The cheeseball prediction for this game... Read more
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Flint Township View
Baseball playoffs heating up | September 21, 2017competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime ga
Flint Township View / Posted 4 days ago
competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime game-winning fake field goal call by MSU coach Mark Dantonio? It was a 34-31 winner for Sparty! I remember it like it was yesterday. The cheeseball prediction for this game... Read more
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The Burton View
Baseball playoffs heating up | September 21, 2017competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime ga
The Burton View / Posted 4 days ago
competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime game-winning fake field goal call by MSU coach Mark Dantonio? It was a 34-31 winner for Sparty! I remember it like it was yesterday. The cheeseball prediction for this game... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
September 21, 2017competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime ga
Lapeer Area View / Posted 4 days ago
competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime game-winning fake field goal call by MSU coach Mark Dantonio? It was a 34-31 winner for Sparty! I remember it like it was yesterday. The cheeseball prediction for this game... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Baseball playoffs heating up | September 21, 2017competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime ga
Swartz Creek View / Posted 4 days ago
competitive football games. Who can forget the 2010 “Little Giants” overtime game-winning fake field goal call by MSU coach Mark Dantonio? It was a 34-31 winner for Sparty! I remember it like it was yesterday. The cheeseball prediction for this game... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'Excitable’ Michigan State back to having blast, steps onto big stageweekend the Spartans finally get to step onto the stage. Against a rival. Under
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
weekend the Spartans finally get to step onto the stage. Against a rival. Under the lights. How will this team respond? Mark Dantonio isn’t saying. What he will say is that he likes his team. And he should. You should, too. There are young,... Read more
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The State News
For the Bullough's and the Allen's, Notre Dame rivalry is a family affairin the regular season until 2026. No one on this year’s roster will ever face
The State News / Posted 4 days ago
in the regular season until 2026. No one on this year’s roster will ever face the Fighting Irish again, and head coach Mark Dantonio said he likely won’t coach the Spartans in another game against Notre Dame after Saturday. “Yeah, last one.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Cotton Bowl Foundation to match donations to Mike Sadler scholarship fundMichigan State coach Mark Dantonio and his Spartans are excited to renew their
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio and his Spartans are excited to renew their rivalry with Notre Dame one more time. Chris Solari/Detroit Free Press EAST LANSING – The Cotton Bowl Foundation has stepped forward to help boost the Michael Sadler... Read more
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The State News
Notebook: MSU to put Notre Dame rivalry on hold after this seasonDespite coming off the slowest week of the season — the bye — head coach Mark D
The State News / Posted 5 days ago
Despite coming off the slowest week of the season — the bye — head coach Mark Dantonio took the podium to address the state of his team. His Spartans take on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish come Saturday in front of a national audience. Kickoff is set... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State, Notre Dame making most of red zone scoring chancesLansing State Journal columnist Graham Couch and Detroit Free Press / LSJ MSU b
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Lansing State Journal columnist Graham Couch and Detroit Free Press / LSJ MSU beat writer Chris Solari analyze Tuesday's Mark Dantonio and MSU players press conference, previewing Saturday's game against Notre Dame. Graham Couch / Lansing State... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State news conference live updates: What Mark Dantonio saysfootball's news conference today. The Spartans are coming off a bye week and p
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
football's news conference today. The Spartans are coming off a bye week and preparing for their night game against Notre Dame (8 p.m., Fox) at Spartan Stadium. Mark Dantonio will address the media and you can catch all the highlights right... Read more
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The State News
Kicker Matt Coghlin is ready for his momenthe's doing a great job right now, and every kick he's hit, he's hit with balls
The State News / Posted 6 days ago
he's doing a great job right now, and every kick he's hit, he's hit with balls popping, and he's hitting good,” head coach Mark Dantonio said of Coghlin. “I guess we just have to wait our turn.” While Coghlin awaits for his opportunity to kick a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Inside the Spartans: True, redshirt freshmen face their biggest test yet vs. Notre DameChris Solari and Graham Couch discuss Michigan State football Sept. 12, 2017, f
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Chris Solari and Graham Couch discuss Michigan State football Sept. 12, 2017, following Mark Dantonio's weekly news conference. EAST LANSING – Mark Dantonio and Michigan State’s coaches made it abundantly clear throughout August. This year’s team... Read more
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The State News
Frozen Four to hockey hell: a decade-long tale of MSU hockeyone of the reasons is the emergence of football, in terms of a big time show, g
The State News / Posted 7 days ago
one of the reasons is the emergence of football, in terms of a big time show, great success under (football head coach Mark) Dantonio, and then along the same way basketball has been there,” Koepke said. The strive to draw in bigger crowds was... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Brian Kelly: Michigan State, Notre Dame running QBs must make throwsBrian Kelly knows all about what Mark Dantonio football is. For two teams that
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Brian Kelly knows all about what Mark Dantonio football is. For two teams that are known for hard-nosed run-based offenses, it’s surprising to see both Michigan State and Notre Dame with such strong rushing games from their quarterbacks. But... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Spartans showing signs of possible rebound on defensethe only TDs they gave up were on a couple fumble returns and a kickoff return.
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
the only TDs they gave up were on a couple fumble returns and a kickoff return. �We�ve always had confidence here,� coach Mark Dantonio said. �Even last year, I felt like we had confidence to win every game.� The Spartans can�t get too carried... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Spartans showing signs of possible rebound on defensethe only TDs they gave up were on a couple fumble returns and a kickoff return.
The Oakland Press / Posted 7 days ago
the only TDs they gave up were on a couple fumble returns and a kickoff return. “We’ve always had confidence here,” coach Mark Dantonio said. “Even last year, I felt like we had confidence to win every game.” The Spartans can’t get too carried... Read more
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