Last season, the members of Michigan State's defense chewed their gum in perfect rhythm. Middle linebacker Max Bullough knew what Denicos Allen and Taiwan Jones were thinking to his right or left because he was transmitting information to them telepathically. Bullough and Allen are gone, so the completely revamped linebacking unit will undergo especially close scrutiny.
Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio held his weekly press conference Tuesday inside the Tom and Lupe Izzo Family Media Center at the Spartan Stadium North End Zone Complex. Dantonio previewed Friday's season opener against Jacksonville State and gave a scouting report on the Gamecocks.
Michigan State University officially dedicated the $24.5 million North End Zone Complex, a 50,000-square-foot addition to Spartan Stadium, on Monday, Aug. 25. A crowd of more than 600 Spartan Fund donors attended the dedication ceremony.
The Spartan Stadium North End Zone Complex was officially dedicated in a ceremony held Monday evening. Check out a photo tour of the new complex. | Photo Gallery
Laden with leadership DNA rubbed from the shoulders of so many former Michigan State captains, the mantle has been passed. Accepting it, based on a team vote, from head coach Mark Dantonio at the end of Thursday's practice were fifth-year seniors Kurtis Drummond and Travis Jackson and fourth-year junior Shilique Calhoun.
08/21/2014 - Spartans Conclude Preseason Camp
08/18/2014 - Preseason Camp Update: Coach Dantonio Quotes
08/17/2014 - MSU Ranked No. 8 in Preseason Associated Press Poll
08/14/2014 - Second Preseason Scrimmage Set for Friday
08/13/2014 - Spartans Feature Experienced, Deep Receiving Corps
08/12/2014 - Record Crowd Attends Meet the Spartans
08/12/2014 - BTN Football Tour Visits East Lansing
07/31/2014 - 12th-Annual Meet the Spartans Scheduled for Aug. 12
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