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Dantonio’s true focus over the past 13 years, however, has been to emulate Ohio State, which he views as the true benchmark for his program. That was evident from his introductory news conference on Nov. 27, 2006. “I wear this championship ring very, very few times. But I wear it for a reason,” Dantonio said that day, flashing his fingers to the crowd and pausing for dramatic emphasis. “I wear it to symbolize what can happen — what can happen when you have the resources, when you have the players, and most importantly when you have the commitment.”

Source: Detroit Free Press