Football onlyfans.cstv.com —  The Spartans open their 119th season of football against Western Michigan on Friday, Sept. 4 at Waldo Stadium, with kickoff slated for 7 p.m. on ESPNU.
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Football statenews.com —  With the first game of the season against Western Michigan just around the corner, head coach Mark Dantonio released his updated roster. Replacing Ed Davis When senior linebacker Ed Davis was lost to a season-ending injury one of the first questions was who would replace him. That question is still unanswered.
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Football theonlycolors.com —  We #RowedTheBoat to Kalamazoo and caught up with Hustle Belt's resident Bronco expert, Ben Roush
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Football mlive.com —  Mark Dantonio is consistent, and that has been one of the keys to the rise of his Michigan State football program. Dantonio's No. 5-ranked Spartans will launch what could become a historic campaign some 80 miles to the southwest, making the bus ride to Kalamazoo to battle Western Michigan at Waldo Stadium.
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Football michiganstate.247sports.com —  It was just two seasons ago that Michigan State last played Western Michigan. But with the current football scene at Michigan State, that game might as well have been two decades ago. A Top 5 preseason ranking was little more than a dream two years ago. The thought of Connor Cook as a possible future first-round NFL Draft pick was nonexistent. The idea of Jeremy Langford as the starting running back was barely taking shape, let alone the idea of him as a Chicago Bear.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Ever since Michigan State won the Cotton Bowl on Jan. 1 with a dramatic, come-from-behind effort over Baylor, coach Mark Dantonio has been hammering home one point: Michigan State is selling results. It's a far cry from November 2006, when Dantonio took over a Michigan State program that hadn't sniffed any level of consistent success in more than a decade.
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Football onlyfans.cstv.com —  No moment or opponent, in actual size or reputation, will be too big for Michigan State this season. With 20 seniors on Friday’s opening-day roster and four seasons’ worth of experiences ranging from heady highs to crushing lows – though few in number – the Spartans are prepared for whatever they may face any time, any place, beginning with Western Michigan in Kalamazoo.
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Football freep.com —  In terms of diagnosing offensive plays before the snap and getting the right calls to teammates, let's say Max Bullough was a 10 on a scale of 1-10 during his career as a Michigan State middle linebacker. Riley Bullough, where are you on that scale? "A 12," he said Tuesday, a serious look on his face — quickly followed by a smile.
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Football statenews.com —  Throughout the course of the past decade, head coach Mark Dantonio has brought the Spartans from bottom dwellers of the Big Ten to one that’s amassed 53 victories in five years. The transformation of the MSU football program under the guidance of Dantonio certainly didn’t happen overnight. The Spartans have worked, scratched and clawed to gain everything that they now have.
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Football freep.com —  On Tuesday, college coaches could start contacting class of 2017 recruits in an official capacity and Michigan State has extended scholarships to several elite targets. One of the players MSU offered is Powell (Ohio) Olentangy Liberty's Brendon White. The 6-foot-2, 190-pound White is no stranger to big time college football. His father was former Ohio State Buckeye and former Detroit Lions safety William White.
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Football isportsweb.com —  Michigan State's football team has played in 40 games over the last three seasons. Senior Taybor Pepper has played in every single one of them - making him one of only four current Spartans that can claim that distinction.
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Football detroitnews.com —  It won’t take Michigan State long to figure out where its secondary stands when it faces Western Michigan at Waldo Stadium on Friday. The Broncos, winners of eight games last season, have the offense to test any defensive backfield, especially one that has two new starters at cornerback like the Spartans. And with quarterback Zach Terrell throwing to the wide receiver tandem of Corey Davis and Daniel Braverman, Western Michigan should give Michigan State a clear indication of what it has in the secondary
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Football statenews.com —  MSU head football coach Mark Dantonio said at his press conference on Tuesday to expect 25 to 30 carries from the Broncos’ “big running back,” sophomore Jarvion Franklin. Franklin was named the Mid American Conference (MAC) Offensive Player of the Year and MAC Freshman of the Year in 2014 after rushing for 1,551 yards and 24 touchdowns.
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Football spartansportsnetwork.com —  Coach Dantonio joins George Blaha to discuss the opening game against Western Michigan
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Football spartanavenue.com —  With the first game two days away, Michigan State fans are eager to make their bold predictions for the upcoming match-up and year. It’s always fun to see how these predictions play out and how the average Joe can be as accurate as a seasoned analyst. With that being said, let’s look at what won’t happen against Western Michigan.
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Football freep.com —  Harlon Barnett has been around plenty of accomplished coaches, two at once in his final two seasons as a defensive back with the Cleveland Browns (1991-92) – Bill Belichick was the head coach, Nick Saban the defensive coordinator. “It was a barrel of laughs all the time with coach Belichick and coach Saban, believe me,” Barnett joked today of a pair of famed curmudgeons. “But it was a lot fun and they are great coaches as they have proven themselves to be. They totally understand the game and get the best out of their players.”
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Football michiganstate.247sports.com —  The starting offensive line for Michigan State was all but set in stone when the Spartans entered spring football. That five-man group has remained the same in the months since and should be the starters at Western Michigan on Friday. “I feel good about those guys,” MSU offensive line coach Mark Staten said.
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Football theonlycolors.com —  Joe Tuohey and Chris Vannini spend 50 minutes talking about:
- The depth chart
- MSU vs. Western Michigan and score predictions
- MSU season outlook and season predictions
- Big Ten outlook
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Football michiganstate.247sports.com —  Michigan State has been present in the College Football Playoff conversation throughout this offseason. And as the No. 5 team in the Associated Press Poll and No. 6 in the USA Today Coaches Poll, the Spartans are right there in the minds of media and coaches alike. One ESPN expert thinks even more highly of the Spartans, picking MSU to win the whole thing this season. ESPN national writer Travis Haney predicted Michigan State as his No. 1 seed in the CFP, taking down No. 4 Arizona State in the semifinals before beating No. 2 Oklahoma for the national title. Texas A&M is his No. 3 seed.
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