Football mlive.com —  For one of biggest issues in Michigan State's Saturday loss to Wisconsin, there's no easy cause or solution. Wisconsin finished 7-for-16 total on third down in its 30-6 win over the Spartans on Saturday. That marks one of the best third-down performances by a Michigan State opponent in recent history: Only four times since the start of the 2012 season has a Michigan State opponent had more than seven third-down conversions in a game.
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Football mlive.com —  Take a spin through Michigan State's losses over the last two seasons with me. It won't take long, I promise.
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Football freep.com —  Michigan State football did not play well Saturday. There is no getting around it. On an afternoon where the recent Spartan Hall of Fame inductees, including Mike Sadler, were honored, the Spartan fan base left with little to cheer about. Wisconsin came into East Lansing and had their way with MSU. Despite this, the Spartans still have their goals in front of them. The Big Ten is winnable and they have possible statement games left on their schedule.
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Football freep.com —  Mark Dantonio steadfastly stood behind Tyler O’Connor. Michigan State, the 10th-year coach implored, does not have a quarterback controversy. There certainly is, at the minimum, reason for concern about his fifth-year senior.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Before the season, when Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio named Tyler O’Connor his starting quarterback, he asked the fifth-year senior if he would be able to handle all that came with the job. Dealing with issues on the field was just part of it. As big a part of being a starting quarterback is how you respond when things aren’t going well.
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Football detroitnews.com —  It’s probably a bit premature to say Michigan State is in a quarterback crisis, but the fact is fifth-year senior Tyler O’Connor did not play well against Wisconsin and has yet to stand out.
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Football freep.com —  All is not well, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio admitted Sunday night. That doesn’t mean the 16th-ranked Spartans are conceding the season after one loss. And it doesn’t mean a change is imminent at quarterback.
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Football onlyfans.cstv.com —  Former Michigan State Spartan Mylan Hicks was tragically killed in a shooting early Sunday morning in Calgary, Alberta. He was 23.
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Football mlive.com —  For the second time in just over two months, Mark Dantonio was left searching for words to describe the feeling of losing a former player. On Sunday, as he spoke to the media on his weekly conference call, Dantonio had to verbalize what it was like to learn at around 9 a.m. that former Spartans linebacker Mylan Hicks had been killed in a nightclub shooting in Calgary.
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Football freep.com —  happened against Wisconsin and look ahead to Indiana
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Football mlive.com —  Despite a subpar showing in its Big Ten opener against Wisconsin on Friday, Michigan State will still opened as more than a touchdown favorite on the road next week. The Spartans opened as a 9-point favorite against Indiana on Sunday afternoon. That line, however, had already moved two points toward Indiana, to Michigan State -7, as of Sunday evening.
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Football theonlycolors.com —  After Saturday’s debilitating loss, the Michigan State Spartans are falling down the polls. They find themselves outside the top 15 in both major polls, including the Amway Coaches' Top 25 Poll. MSU came in at No, 16 in that poll, down eight spots from their No. 8 ranking last week.
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Football michiganstate.247sports.com —  A day after honoring Mike Sadler, who died in a car accident in July, the Michigan State football program is dealing with another tragedy. Former MSU defensive back and linebacker Mylan Hicks, who played for the Spartans from 2010-14, was shot and killed early Sunday morning in Canada, according to his high school coach. Hicks was playing for the CFL's Calgary Stampeders, who released a statement confirming Hicks' death. Reports say he was shot outside of a Calgary nightclub and rushed to the hospital, where he later died.
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Football spartannation.com —  The loss was disappointing from many angles including with a house full of top level recruits in the stadium to watch. In the midst of the haze of a beat down, Spartan Nation must remember that isn’t common since Mark Dantonio arrived in East Lansing. There is some good positive news.
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Football mlive.com —  Mylan Hicks was killed in an early Sunday morning nightclub shooting in Calgary. Hicks's CFL team, the Calgary Stampeders, announced the news on Sunday. According to the Calgary Herald, police were called to the Marquee Beer Room at 2:35 a.m. Hicks was transported from there to a local hospital, where he died.
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Football mlive.com —  Defensive linemen Josh King and Auston Robertson both made their Michigan State debuts on the team's final defensive drive, with King recording a tackle for loss. Wide receiver Trishton Jackson played Michigan State's final offensive series, and offensive lineman Thiyo Lukusa made his debut in the first half.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State listed Riley Bullough as the No. 1 middle linebacker on its depth chart, and included him on its dress list distributed to the press box hours before the game. But when the Spartans' senior walked to the front of the tunnel minutes before Michigan State's game against Wisconsin, he did so in street clothes.
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Football mlive.com —  "I've never really seen that type of pressure coming at me," O'Connor said afterward. "There's a lot to learn from." O'Connor was under siege much of the day from the Badgers. According to the official stats, he was pressured seven times. It was the biggest factor in his 18-for-38, three-interception day.
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Football onlyfans.cstv.com —  “Why do bad things happen to good players?” is a question coaches, players and fans have been asking since the first ranked team lost a game, and probably before. Eighth-ranked Michigan State was in full head-scratching mode Saturday after its 30-6 Big Ten-opening loss to Wisconsin in Spartan Stadium.
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