No. 8 Ohio State Tries For Another Victory At Michigan StateNo. 8 Ohio State (8-1, 5-1 Big Ten, No. 10 CFP) at No. 24 Michigan State (6-3, 4-2, No. 18 CFP), 12:05 p.m. EST (Fox).
Have The No. 8 Buckeyes Solved Their Running Game Problems?After seeing its two star running backs shut down by a series of less talented opponents, No. 8 Ohio State finally managed to break them loose on Saturday. It was a timely development, as the Buckeyes this week prepare to face the top defense in the country against the run.
Big Ten Fines Michigan St 10K, Reprimands Harbaugh, DantonioThe Big Ten fined Michigan State $10,000 and reprimanded the Spartans football team, coach Mark Dantonio, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Wolverines linebacker Devin Bush for their actions and comments regarding a confrontation before last week's game.
Dantonio Lets Harbaugh Have Last Word, Sets Sights On PurdueThe Michigan State coach opened his news conference Tuesday saying he was done talking about the pregame flap when several Wolverine players on the field were caught up in the Spartans' traditional stadium walk. Dantonio then tried to direct attention to Michigan State's game this Saturday against Purdue.
Michigan State's Hartbarger Likely Done For The SeasonMichigan State coach Mark Dantonio says punter Jake Hartbarger's leg injury from last month is likely to end his season.
AP Top 25: Notre Dame Into Top 5; Texas Top 10; 8 SEC TeamsAfter three teams in the top eight and eight ranked teams overall lost on Saturday, there was significant movement throughout the AP Top 25 , except in the first four spots.
Spartans, Wildcats Have Plenty Of Room For ImprovementHere are a few things to watch when the Spartans host the Wildcats this weekend
No. 20 Michigan State Still Struggling To Finish StrongFor a third straight game, Michigan State was outscored in the fourth quarter.
No. 21 Michigan State Heavy Favorite Vs Central MichiganMichigan State is ranked No. 1 in the country in rushing defense.
No. 24 Michigan State Spartans Again Have To Shake Off An Early LossWin or lose, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio understands the importance of moving on.
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.”
Martini Stirring Notre Dame Defense On More Regular Basis"We have a point to prove," Martini said. "Obviously, we didn't like the outcome last year."
Lewerke, Smith Lead Michigan State Over Bowling Green 35-10Brian Lewerke threw three touchdown passes, and Tyson Smith capped his heartwarming comeback with an interception return for a touchdown.
MSU Football Eager To Put Last 12 Months In The Past"We're very, very ready to go," Mark Dantonio said Tuesday. "It's been a long time coming. We sat and waited for about nine months for this opportunity, so we'll be ready."
Lewerke Healthy, Hopes To Help Spartans Rebound"He's making good decisions. He's got a live arm. He's big. Understands the offense, and he can create," Mark Dantonio said about Lewerke.