Football freep.com —  Michigan State's practices from Sunday onward will have a different feel to them, as the Spartans prepare for a bowl to be determined – and for next season
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Football mlive.com —  Penn State and Michigan State enter today's showdown at Beaver Stadium as two teams with something to prove. The No. 10-ranked Spartans are looking to reach what coach Mark Dantonio says is the program's "benchmark,'' while the Nittany Lions aim to show they are better than their 6-5 record (2-5 in the Big Ten) might suggest.
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Football freep.com —  They're telling Jeremy Langford what they tell him every week — no one is talking about you, those other guys get all the attention, and this defense is going to load up to stop the streak.
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Football detroitnews.com —  That's what Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio and his players are calling their Big Ten regular-season finale today against Penn State.
But what does that mean? The Spartans can't win the Big Ten title. They can't get into the four-team race for the national championship. So, how much can a win today really do for the program?
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Football statenews.com —  Penciling in a double digit number in the win column has become the “benchmark” for Dantonio’s Spartans as of late, and Saturday’s matchup against Penn State (6-5 overall, 2-5 Big Ten) will serve as MSU’s first opportunity of reaching that tenth victory. Kickoff between the two Land Grant Trophy rivals is set for 3:30 p.m. and will air either on ABC or ESPN2, depending on location.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Under Mark Dantonio and his staff, Michigan State has had a lot of success taking high school recruits with the ability to play multiple positions and find the best roles for them. Jeremy Langford and Tony Lippett are two consummate examples on this year's team. In the 2015 class, the Spartans have continued to recruit players who play multiple positions for their schools, and the most recent addition to that class, Houston Nimitz's Darrell Stewart, is just that.
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Football isportsweb.com —  Michigan State will close out its regular season on Saturday against Penn State. It will be the Spartans first trip to Happy Valley since 2010, when they knocked off the Nittany Lions 28-22 to win a share of the Big Ten championship. Overall, Penn State leads the series with a 14-13-1 record.
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Football sports.yahoo.com —  Mark Dantonio is calling Saturday's game at Penn State a ''program game'' because No. 10 Michigan State has the opportunity to win at least 10 games for the fourth time in five years.
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Football freep.com —  Defensive back said he wants to work out with Bengals' Darqueze Dennard next summer
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Football mlive.com —  Joe Rexrode breaks down Saturday's regular season finale between the Spartans and Nittany Lions
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Football freep.com —  Joe Rexrode breaks down Saturday's regular season finale between the Spartans and Nittany Lions
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State's last three trips to Penn State's Beaver Stadium can be easily divided into three categories: the good, the bad, the ugly. There was the conference title-clinching win, the closer-than-expected loss with nothing to play for and one of the worst losses of the Mark Dantonio era.
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Football theonlycolors.com —  Devon Edwards from SB Nation Penn State blog Black Shoe Diaries discusses the battle for the (sigh) Land Grant Trophy.
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Football freep.com —  The Steelers' running back thanked his mom, Lisa, in an article at Medium.com's The Cauldron. "My mother was my first and strongest offensive line," Bell wrote. "Raising my two brothers and me as a single, working mom, her resume is far more remarkable than any 200-yard game on mine."
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State and Penn State meet for the first time in four years on Saturday in Happy Valley. The No. 10-ranked Spartans (9-2, 6-1) most recently played the Nittany Lions (6-5, 2-5) in 2010, scoring a 28-22 win that earned them a share of the Big Ten championship.
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Football freep.com —  There's no better way to end the regular season than with the musings of columnist Davis Jones of the Harrisburg Patriot-News. Insight with an edge.
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Football freep.com —  Geiger has made four of his last five field goal attempts over his last two games and has gotten back on track. That included making each of his first three attempts during MSU's Nov. 15 road win at Maryland and his lone attempt last week against Rutgers.
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Football freep.com —  It often takes until late in that senior season, the acquisition of enough comfort to stand around and chat freely with a bunch of people recording your every word. Tony Lippett is there now. The affable Michigan State senior receiver, set to become the school's first two-way starter since 1968 on Saturday at Penn State, stayed late and had plenty to say to reporters after Tuesday's practice.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State is facing an old foe Saturday afternoon in the Keystone State in a stadium that holds both one of the fondest memories of Coach Mark Dantonio's tenure with the Spartans along with one of his low points.
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