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2020 Schedule
7-6, 5th in Big Ten - East
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Johnson follows Tucker to MSU as O-coordinator

Michigan State named Jay Johnson its offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach on Thursday as new head coach Mel Tucker builds his staff. Johnson filled the same roles for Tucker last season at Colorado.

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5dDan Murphy

Filing alleges recruiting violation under Dantonio

Former Michigan State football recruiting director Curtis Blackwell visited the home of a five-star recruit along with Mark Dantonio and other coaches in 2015, a potential NCAA recruiting violation, according to a filing Tuesday in an ongoing lawsuit.

Tucker: Leaving Colorado was the toughest decision of my career (1:17)
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11dAdam Rittenberg

Who could Colorado target in coaching search?

Colorado could target a number of current and former NFL coaches to fill its head-coaching job after Mel Tucker left for Michigan State.

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11dAdam Rittenberg

Grading Michigan State's Mel Tucker hire

This year's coaching cycle saw few high-profile jobs open, while Mike Leach and Lane Kiffin move to the state of Mississippi.

What would be the fallout if Tucker leaves for Michigan State? (1:25)
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CFB Pod: Negandhi talks National Signing Day with Gerry Hamilton and Mark Dantonio with Dan Murphy

Kevin Negandhi kicks off the podcast with ESPN national recruiting analyst Gerry Hamilton to discuss National Signing Day, including Clemson's big recruiting haul, the Jordan Burch saga, how the new coaches fared, Mack Brown's fence around North Carolina, Penn State's ability to recruit in Maryland, how the transfer portal plays a role in signing day and much more. Later, ESPN college football reporter Dan Murphy joins the pod to talk about Mark Dantonio's retirement from Michigan State, what might've led to his stepping down, candidates for the job and the culture in East Lansing.

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18dAndrea Adelson

Narduzzi states commitment to Pitt amid rumors

Pittsburgh coach Pat Narduzzi, who spent eight years as defensive coordinator at Michigan State, said to "squash" any rumors about wanting to succeed Mark Dantonio, who retired Tuesday.

Dantonio: I hope this program moves forward in a big way (1:14)
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How can Michigan State improve in wake of Dantonio's departure? (1:07)
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19dDan Murphy

Dantonio: Lawsuit had 'zero' to do with MSU exit

Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio said Tuesday night that allegations made about him and his football program in a recent lawsuit had "zero" impact on his decision to step down.

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30dBill Connelly

The 20 best college football games of 2019

Here are the games that entertained us, defined the national title race and gave us classic finishes we won't soon forget.

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46dDan Murphy

Michigan State fixture George Perles dies at 85

George Perles, who played football for Michigan State and later served as football coach, athletic director and university trustee for the Spartans, had died at the age of 85.

Team Stats

Passing Yards244.855th
Rushing Yards127.2112th
Points For24.3141st
Points Against22.7

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