I have an idea and it’s a long shot; you know kind of like Michigan actually scoring an offensive touchdown.
“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.”
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.
“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.
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As an opposing coach told SI, “The most important thing about Michigan State is that they really play hard. That’s good coaching.”
The coach also announced the team captains Thursday.
It wasn’t until November last year — after Michigan State pounded rival Michigan — that the idea of the Spartans playing in the Rose Bowl started to feel like a serious possibility.
“We played our best football in November into the championship game and Rose Bowl,” Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio said.
With the Spartans so clearly on the rise, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said handling success will be the team’s next hurdle.