Mark Dantonio

EAST LANSING, MI - OCTOBER 04: Trae Waynes #15 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates a fourth quarter interception to seal a 27-22 win over the Nebraska Cornhuskers with teammates Shilique Calhoun #89 and Darian Hicks #2 at Spartan Stadium on October 4, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Dantonio Says Overcoming Fourth-Quarter Issues Strengthens Spartans

Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio made it clear the Spartans have too much to lose to take Indiana lightly.

CBS Detroit–10/14/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Running back Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings is taken off the field after being injured during the second quarter of the game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

Top 5 Sports Quotes 10-7-14

“It’s SAD how people these days will believe anything reported by media sources that don’t take the time to be GREAT!!!”

97.1 The Ticket–10/07/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - OCTOBER 04: Head coach Mark Dantonio of the Michigan State Spartans shakes hands with head coach Bo Pelini after a 27-22 win at Spartan Stadium on October 4, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Dantonio Calls Out Fans For Leaving Early: ‘We’re Trying To Develop A Culture Here’

Head coach Mark Dantonio agreed with the athletic director’s sentiments regarding fans who left the Michigan State-Nebraska game early.

CBS Detroit–10/07/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - SEPTEMBER 27:  Dominic Rufran #33 of the Wyoming Cowboys is tackled by Chris Frey #23 of the Michigan State Spartans, bottom, and safety Demetrious Cox #7 during the third quarter at Spartan Stadium on September 27, 2014, in East Lansing, Michigan. The Spartans defeated the Cowboys 56-14. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Michigan St, Nebraska Have Gaudy Offensive Numbers

Michigan State is off to a historic start on offense and welcomes another high-scoring team to begin Big Ten play against Nebraska at 8 p.m. Saturday at Spartan Stadium.

97.1 The Ticket–10/01/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - SEPTEMBER 20: A general view of Spartan Stadium during the game between the Eastern Michigan Eagles and the Michigan State Spartans on September 20, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. Michigan State defeated Eastern Michigan 73-14  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Dantonio Asked About Score After 73-14 Rout Of EMU

No. 9 Michigan State is favored by more than four touchdowns for the second straight week, though Mark Dantonio is expecting Wyoming to provide a better test than Eastern Michigan did last weekend.

97.1 The Ticket–09/24/2014

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The Perfect Candidate To Be Michigan’s Next Head Coach [BLOG]

I have an idea and it’s a long shot; you know kind of like Michigan actually scoring an offensive touchdown.


TEMPE, AZ - DECEMBER 29: Head coach Mark Dantonio of the Michigan State Spartans stands with his team before taking the field for the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl against the TCU Horned Frogs at Sun Devil Stadium on December 29, 2012 in Tempe, Arizona. The Spartans defeated the Horned Frogs 17-16. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Dantonio Says Spartans Won’t Run Up The Score On Eastern Michigan

“Our guys need to come ready to play,” Dantonio said. “If there’s a message out of this press conference, that would be the message.”


Quarterback Tyler O'Connor of the Michigan State Spartans drops back to hand off the ball as tight end Jamal Lyles #11 moves up to block against the Jacksonville State Gamecocks during the second half at Spartan Stadium on August 29, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Michigan State Reports Near-Record Football Season-Ticket Sales

Michigan State Athletics Department officials reported 61,931 football season tickets have been sold for the 2014 season – the second-highest total in school history.

97.1 The Ticket–09/16/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 07: Quarterback Connor Cook #18 of the Michigan State Spartans looks to pass against the defense of the Ohio State Buckeyes during the Big Ten Conference Championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 7, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Dantonio Says Michigan State Will Not Be Intimidated Going To No. 3 Oregon

“If you look at our football program right now from when we’ve come in 2007, it was trying to get to these moments,” Dantonio said.

CBS Detroit–09/02/2014

College Football Spotlight: Big Ten Reputation On The Line For Michigan State

The Big Ten had an opportunity to make a statement in the opening weekend of the college football season, but Wisconsin let a 24-7 lead slip away against LSU in Houston. As Wisconsin saw a […]