Michigan State

RANK: #79

   

RECORD: 2-5

   

Big Ten RECORD: 2-5

   
2021 Schedule
09/04
at Northwestern
 
09/11
YOUNGSTOWN STATE
 
09/18
at Miami
 
09/25
NEBRASKA
 
10/02
WESTERN KENTUCKY
 
10/09
at Rutgers
 
10/16
at Indiana
 
10/30
MICHIGAN
 
11/06
at Purdue
 
11/13
MARYLAND
 
11/20
at Ohio State
 
11/27
PENN STATE
 
2020 Results
Bowl season set with matchups for all 84 teams

Bowl season set with matchups for all 84 teams

Field Level Media

December 06 Following the revelation that the College Football Playoff would feature Alabama, Michigan, Georgia and Cincinnati, the remaining slate of bowl games was filled out Sunday afternoon with a total of 84 teams learning their destinations. FULL STORY

No. 4 Buckeyes, No. 7 Spartans meet with a lot on line

No. 4 Buckeyes, No. 7 Spartans meet with a lot on line

Field Level Media

November 18 The stakes will be as high as they can be when No. 7 Michigan State battles No. 4 Ohio State on Saturday in Columbus, Ohio. FULL STORY

No. 7 Michigan State looks to rebound at Maryland

No. 7 Michigan State looks to rebound at Maryland

Field Level Media

November 10 Michigan State dropped four spots to No. 7 in the latest College Football Playoff rankings Tuesday, a consequence of the Spartans' first loss of the season last week. FULL STORY

No. 12 Michigan State hopes to rebound vs. Penn State

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Field Level Media

November 26 Michigan State lost all hope for a College Football Playoff berth and a Big Ten championship during a non-competitive outing against Ohio State on Saturday. FULL STORY

Michigan State finalizes 10-year, $95M deal with Mel Tucker

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Field Level Media

November 25 A lopsided loss to a rival wasn't enough to prevent Michigan State football coach Mel Tucker from landing a 10-year, $95 million contract extension. FULL STORY

Reports: Michigan St. to offer Mel Tucker $95M extension

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Field Level Media

November 17 Michigan State is preparing to offer Spartans head coach Mel Tucker a 10-year, $95 million extension that would make him the second-highest paid football coach in the nation, the Detroit Free Press reported Wednesday. FULL STORY

CFP rankings: Michigan State slips to No. 7, behind Michigan

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Field Level Media

November 10 Michigan State fell four spots from No. 3 to No. 7 in Tuesday's College Football Playoff rankings following the program's first loss of the season last Saturday to Purdue. FULL STORY

No. 5 Michigan State professes wariness of facing Purdue

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Field Level Media

November 02 Mel Tucker doesn't anticipate a letdown from his Michigan State team this week. FULL STORY

Michigan popular bet, but more money backing Michigan St.

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October 30 A matchup between Michigan and Michigan State always has special meaning within the state. FULL STORY

No. 10 Spartans look to continue meteoric rise at Indiana

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Field Level Media

October 13 Michigan State has been one of the biggest surprises in the Big Ten season. FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 10
Payton Thorne
6-2
215
So.
RB 9
Kenneth Walker III
5-10
205
So.
WR 8
Jalen Nailor*
6-0
185
Jr.
WR 1
Jayden Reed*
6-0
185
Jr.
WR 17
Tre Mosley
6-2
190
So.
TE 97
Tyler Hunt
6-3
200
Sr.
LT 76
AJ Arcuri*
6-7
308
Sr.
LG 67
J.D. Duplain*
6-4
310
Jr.
C 59
Nick Samac*
6-4
300
Jr.
RG 75
Kevin Jarvis*
6-6
320
Sr.
RT 79
Jarrett Horst
6-6
305
Jr.
Defense
DE 96
Jacob Panasiuk*
6-4
250
Sr.
DT 64
Jacob Slade*
6-4
310
Jr.
DT 99
Jalen Hunt
6-4
320
So.
DE 86
Drew Beeley*
6-2
280
Sr.
LB 45
Noah Harvey*
6-4
235
Sr.
LB 27
Quavaris Crouch
6-2
235
Jr.
NB 7
Michael Dowell
6-1
210
Jr.
CB 33
Kendell Brooks
6-0
200
Jr.
CB 18
Kalon Gervin*
5-11
185
Jr.
S 3
Xavier Henderson*
6-1
210
Sr.
S 15
Angelo Grose*
5-10
175
So.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 4
Matt Coghlin*
5-9
190
Sr.
P 99
Bryce Baringer*
6-0
205
Sr.
*Returning Starters
2019 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
22.4
105
Rushing
127.2
113
Passing
244.8
55
Total
371.9
95
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
22.5
T-37
Rushing
113.8
18
Passing
207.8
37
Total
321.6
T-18
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-2
-0.15
T-78
2018 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
18.7
125
Rushing
124.8
114
Passing
217.2
77
Total
342.1
116
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
17.2
8
Rushing
77.9
1
Passing
225.2
62
Total
303.1
10
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+1
+0.08
T-63
2017 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
24.5
96
Rushing
167.8
62
Passing
215.2
76
Total
383.1
91
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
20.0
19
Rushing
95.3
2
Passing
202.3
37
Total
297.6
7
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+3
+0.23
T-46