Michigan State Spartans Articles

Justin Fields, Ohio State Buckeyes Football
The transfer portal and player movement has been a popular topic throughout the offseason, but quarterback transfers have always been an interesting storyline prior to any college football season. That's certainly the case in 2019, as a number...
Steven Lassan
4 days ago
What Could a Hypothetical ACC vs. Big Ten Football Challenge Look Like?
The men's basketball teams from Atlantic Coast Conference and the Big Ten have paired off against each other on an annual basis since 1999. The meetings have occurred at campus venues for the most part. This arrangement livens up the non-...
John La Fleur
4 days ago
College Football Top 25 Rankings for 2019
The 2019 college football season officially begins on Saturday, Aug. 24, but it's never too early to start thinking about what might transpire this fall. Each NCAAF season brings plenty of surprises, disappointments and unexpected teams...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
College Football's Top 35 Coordinator Hires for 2019
Whether it was head coaches, coordinators or position coaches, college football's coaching carousel was especially active this offseason. In addition to the 27 changes among head coaches, there were numerous and important hires for coordinators...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
College Football Bowl Projections for 2019-20
College football's 2019 season is less than 50 days away, but it’s never too early to make projections and predictions on how the bowl games and playoff pairings may look by the time the CFB Playoff selection committee meets in...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Alabama Crimson Tide Football
The pecking order among college football conferences going into the 2019 season is fairly stable. As expected (and once again), the SEC ranks as college football’s No. 1 conference. Alabama is Athlon's pick to win the 2019 national...
Athlon Sports
1 week ago
Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
Major League Baseball’s 2019 All-Star Game is slated for Tuesday night, July 9 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. While the Midsummer Classic won’t satisfy the hunger for football at this point in the summer, the All-Star Game got...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Big Ten Wild Card Players in 2019
The Big Ten race could be as open as it has ever been this upcoming college football season. With some unique turnover within the defending champion Ohio State and a Big Ten West that is up for grabs for just about any school in the division, the...
Kevin McGuire
2 weeks ago
Lynn Bowden, Kentucky Wildcats Football
The start of the 2019 college football season is officially 50 days away. With the start of the upcoming season approaching on Aug. 24 and to mark 50 days until kickoff, Athlon Sports decided to pick 50 players we felt were underrated going...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
Top 25 College Football QB Showdowns in 2019
If you want to win big in college football, your first item of business is finding a quarterback who can make all the plays. There's no position more important on the field and a good one can be the difference between a conference title and...
Bryan Fischer
2 weeks ago
College Football's Top 60 Running Backs for 2019
The 2019 college football season returns a deep group of running backs, including Wisconsin's Jonathan Taylor and Clemson's Travis Etienne. Taylor and Etienne take the top spot in running back rankings for the upcoming year, with Arizona...
Steven Lassan
2 weeks ago
College Football Top 100 Team Rankings for 2019
College football's 2019 season officially begins on Aug. 24, but it's never too early to project where all 130 teams will finish at the end of the year. Athlon Sports released its top 25 in May and now it's time to project the rest of...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
Ranking All 130 College Football Head Coaches for 2019
Ranking all 130 college football head coaches before the 2019 season is an impossible task. However, as Athlon Sports has done for each of the last eight years leading up to the start of the upcoming season, we set out to sort out every FBS...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
The Most Important Player on Every Big Ten Team in 2019
No matter what team you root for, there's always one player whose absence can make or break a game, if not a season. The Big Ten is no exception and has quite a few players who walk the tightrope between disappointment and a better future for...
Brandon Cavanaugh
3 weeks ago
Bryce Perkins, Virginia Cavaliers Football
The start of the 2019 college football season is just under two months away, and FanDuel is out with its over/under win total future bets for the upcoming year. As expected, there were plenty of interesting projections when the company released its...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
Top 25 College Football Non-Conference Games of 2019
Between conference realignment and the perceived importance of strong schedules in the eyes of the College Football Playoff committee, the number of intriguing non-conference matchups seems to grow larger each year. Many programs are beginning to...
J.P. Scott
3 weeks ago
Big Ten's Best Quarterback Matchups of 2019
The Big Ten finally broke its decades-long streak of not producing a first-round quarterback this spring but perhaps the most encouraging aspect of the upcoming season is the fact that the conference isn't skipping a beat at the position with a...
Bryan Fischer
3 weeks ago
College Football Bowl Schedule for 2019-20
College football's bowl schedule for 2019-20 is slated to start on Dec. 20 and continues until the NCAA national championship on Jan. 13 in New Orleans. This season's bowl slate once again includes 39 contests, plus the national title...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
When Does College Football Start in 2019?
College football’s 2019 season officially kicks off on Saturday, Aug. 24 with two Week 0 matchups. Miami and Florida meet in Orlando, with Arizona and Hawaii set for a high-scoring affair in Honolulu later that night. The full Week...
Steven Lassan
4 weeks ago
Michigan State Football: Mark Dantonio
College football has its share of great coaches. One of the best in the game is Michigan State's Mark Dantonio.   In Athlon Sports' Top 130 Coach Rankings, the Spartans' head coach is listed at No. 9, just behind Michigan's...
Athlon Sports
4 weeks ago
Michigan State Football: Mark Dantonio
The Big Ten has its share of great college football coaches. One of the best in the conference is Michigan State's Mark Dantonio.   In Athlon Sports' Big Ten Coach Rankings, the Spartans' head coach is listed at No. 2, just...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
College Football 2019 All-America Team
The 2019 college football season is just around the corner, and it’s time to honor the best of the best for the upcoming year. The SEC leads the way on the 2019 Athlon Sports' All-America Team with 26 overall selections,...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Ranking the Big Ten's Toughest Non-Conference College Football Schedules in 2019
A handful of in-state rivalry games with non-conference opponents and a couple of games that could carry some weight in the College Football Playoff and New Year's Six bowl lineup highlight the Big Ten's non-conference matchups this season...
Kevin McGuire
1 month ago
Jim Harbaugh, Michigan Wolverines Football
The Big Ten boasts arguably the nation's best collection of coaches for the 2019 college football season. With Urban Meyer retired, Michigan's Jim Harbaugh, Michigan State's Mark Dantonio, Penn State's James Franklin and...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Michigan State Football: Ranking the Toughest Games on the Spartans' Schedule
Michigan State football head coach Mark Dantonio has established one of the toughest cultures in all of college football over the last decade. That culture will be greatly tested by the Spartans' 2019 schedule.   Road trips to some of...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago

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