Michigan State's Goal: 3-9 To 9-3Michigan State is heading to a bowl regardless of this weekend's result, so the Spartans have to look for other reasons to stay motivated.
Michigan State's Goal: 3-9 to 9-3A win at Rutgers on Saturday would improve the Spartans to 9-3, a symmetry that has not been lost on coach Mark Dantonio and his team.
Mark Dantonio Named George Munger College Coach Of The Year SemifinalistFor the fourth time in his career, Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio has been named a semifinalist for the George Munger College Coach of the Year, the Maxwell Football Club announced Thursday afternoon.
Dantonio Vouches For Urban Meyer After Blowout Loss To Ohio StateJust last season, Dantonio was losing support at Michigan State.
What The Heck Happened To Michigan State Versus The Buckeyes?"The closer the game got and the closer it got, in the locker room maybe we were a little flat," said Dantonio.
'The Rock' Praises Mark Dantonio After Ringer Goes Off During Press Conference [VIDEO]If there is one thing we should give Johnson credit for, it's not calling Dantonio 'Coach Mike.'
Offense Still A Concern Amid Michigan State's RiseWith every victory, the stakes grow more significant for No. 16 Michigan State.
Offense Still A Concern Amid Michigan State's RiseIf Michigan State is going to compete for a surprising league title, there's a lot of room for improvement.
Dantonio Announces LJ Scott Will Play Against Indiana“He has resolved the matter completely, and has paid a price, both financially and publicly. His status will be affected for Saturday’s game, but he will play.”
Dantonio Saw Signs In 2016 That Bounce Back Was Coming For SpartansIt was a span of 12 months that demanded re-evaluation. 
Stakes Suddenly Higher Now For No. 21 Michigan StateMark Dantonio is 8-3 against Michigan since taking over as Michigan State's coach — a mark that has done plenty to endear him to the fans in East Lansing.
Dantonio To Young Spartans: Don't Let Your Guard DownI’ve always believed what you do after you’re at an emotional high, what you're going to do next, should be defined for our players."

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