Football freep.com —  Joe Rexrode takes a look back at three things we learned against Eastern Michigan and looks ahead to Wyoming.
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Football freep.com —  If only Mark Dantonio had the conviction to play a true freshman skill player rather than insist on rewarding less-talented veterans, he might be able to get things going at Michigan State. Oh, wait. Dantonio played freshman receiver Mark Dell in 2007. Freshman receiver Keshawn Martin in 2008. Freshman running backs Edwin Baker and Larry Caper, along with freshman tight end Dion Sims in 2009.
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Football freep.com —  Following a successful 2013 season, which saw the Spartans win the Big Ten championship and the Rose Bowl, Dantonio and staff were able to bring in arguably their best recruiting class to date. Guys like Brian Allen, Craig Evans, Malik McDowell and Montae Nicholson were some of the most sought-after high school players in the country and all decided to bring their talents to East Lansing, and the results are showing immediately.
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Football freep.com —  "What I saw, what I recognized is that we're gonna play some very good football teams as we move forward," Dantonio said on his Sunday teleconference. "Indiana wins at Missouri. I watched the Nebraska game last night, and they looked very, very good."
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Football statenews.com —  It took only about three minutes into Saturday’s matchup between No. 9 MSU and Eastern Michigan for the floodgates to open. And once they opened, there was no way to stop the rush. MSU (2-1 overall) let off some built-up anger to rout EMU, 73-14, on Saturday at Spartan Stadium. MSU reeled off 56 unanswered points before EMU (1-3 overall) recorded anything, coasting to an easy win over the Mid-American Conference foe.
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Football detroitnews.com —  “I don’t want to say I was surprised,” Dantonio said in his weekly teleconference Sunday. “But the way we came out, collectively as a team (was impressive). We knew we were heavy favorites in the game and wanted to make sure, as coaches, that we played up and did not play down to that point margin that was predicted. We wanted to be game-ready.
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Football msuspartans.com —  Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio held a media teleconference Sunday evening to discuss his team's performance in the 73-14 win over Eastern Michigan. With the 59-point win over the Eagles, the Spartans moved up two spots to No. 9 in both The Associated Press Poll and Amway Coaches Poll.
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Football mlive.com —  The five-star defensive end prospect came in with college football-ready size and into a position of need for the Spartans. Through three games, he’s seen plenty of playing time, and hasn’t disappointed.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State has opened as a 32-point favorite over Wyoming in next Saturday’s noon game at Spartan Stadium according to VegasInsider.Com.
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Football statenews.com —  After a 73-14 win against Eastern Michigan, MSU football has moved up to No. 9 in the AP Top 25 Poll. There was not a lot of change at the top of the poll, as Florida State, Oregon, Alabama, Oklahoma and Auburn made up the top five once again.
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Football btn.com —  The latest Coaches Poll was released Sunday, and the same four Big Ten teams remain ranked. Michigan State reentered the top 10, at No. 9, while Wisconsin remained at No. 17, Nebraska moved up to No. 19 and idle Ohio State dropped to No. 20.
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Football mlive.com —  Seventy-four Michigan State players saw the field in the Spartans’ 73-14 rout of Eastern Michigan Saturday. But Brandon Clemons’ experience was one of a kind. Clemons saw time on both the offensive and defensive lines in the first half alone as the junior continues to provide depth on both sides of the ball for the Spartans.
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Football mlive.com —  Defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi took to the microphone first and set the tone. “In a game where our guys played really well in the first half, we came out in the second half with a couple of lapses,” Narduzzi said. “Gave up a couple of plays in the second have we would have liked to not have given up.”
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Football mlive.com —  Aside from green-and-white satisfaction, it was a pathetic scene at Spartan Stadium as the East Lansing team clobbered its visiting neighbors from Ypsilanti.
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Football freep.com —  Wearing green and white Saturday afternoon, Adams was honored at halftime during Michigan State’s game against Eastern Michigan for being inducted into the MSU athletics Hall of Fame.
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Football freep.com —  The Spartans made big plays and the Eagles made bad ones from the start, resulting in a 35-0 lead for MSU before all of its students were seated.
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Football freep.com —  MSU let EMU get deep twice in the second half. It might have been worse, when Eagles receivers got free in the first half, too.
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Football freep.com —  Free Press sports writer Joe Rexrode grades the Spartans on a scale of 1-10.
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Football msuspartans.com —  Michigan State wide receiver Macgarrett Kings Jr. wasn't looking for another breakout game. Kings reclaimed his title as MSU's resident gamebreaker with a 21.6-yards-per-touch average in Saturday's 73-14 victory against Eastern Michigan in Spartan Stadium.
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Football freep.com —  Joe Rexrode, Shawn Windsor and Graham Couch banter about MSU's blowout win on Saturday and wonder what positives there are to the small-school scheduling.
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