Michigan State

RANK: #20

   

RECORD: 7-6

   

Big Ten RECORD: 5-4

   
2019 Schedule
08/30
TULSA
 
09/07
WESTERN MICHIGAN
 
09/14
ARIZONA STATE
 
09/21
at Northwestern
 
09/28
INDIANA
 
10/05
at Ohio State
 
10/12
at Wisconsin
 
10/26
PENN STATE
 
11/09
ILLINOIS
 
11/16
at Michigan
 
11/23
at Rutgers
 
11/30
MARYLAND
 
2018 Results
W
UTAH STATE
38-31
L
at Arizona State
13-16
W
at Indiana
35-21
W
CENTRAL MICHIGAN
31-20
L
NORTHWESTERN
19-29
W
at Penn State
21-17
L
MICHIGAN
7-21
W
PURDUE
23-13
W
at Maryland
24-3
L
OHIO STATE
6-26
L
at Nebraska
6-9
W
RUTGERS
14-10
L
vs. Oregon (Redbox Bowl)
6-7
Top 25 Picks Vs. the Spread: Week Three Results

Top 25 Picks Vs. the Spread: Week Three Results

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September 13 Lindy's Top 25 Picks Against the Spread for Week Three are posted! See who our guys like in this week's action here! FULL STORY

Top 25 Picks Against the Spread: Week Two Results

Top 25 Picks Against the Spread: Week Two Results

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September 06 Lindy's Top 25 Picks Against the Spread are posted. Check out this week's picks by clicking here! FULL STORY

No. 18 Michigan State to test-drive new offense

No. 18 Michigan State to test-drive new offense

Field Level Media

August 29 After the worst offensive performance in his 12 seasons as Michigan State's coach, Mark Dantonio knew he had to make some changes. FULL STORY

Week One Lowe Down: SEC powers come out swinging

Week One Lowe Down: SEC powers come out swinging

Matt Lowe

August 29 But for a lot of teams in college football, there never will be a national title. There never will be a College Football Playoff appearance, or postseason party in the streets of a school in dire need of one. FULL STORY

Lindy's Top 25 Picks Vs. the Spread: Week One Results

Lindy's Top 25 Picks Vs. the Spread: Week One Results

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August 28 Our Top 25 Picks Against the Spread for Week One of the College Football season are up! Click here to see this week's picks! FULL STORY

Lindy's Top 25 Countdown: No. 20 Michigan State

Lindy's Top 25 Countdown: No. 20 Michigan State

Lindyssports.com Staff

August 05 Lindy's Top 25 Countdown -- No. 20 Michigan State: Defensively, it’s an abundance of riches, including a handful of big-timers a year away from the NFL. Yet it’s not clear that the Spartans are truly a contender for a Big Ten championship FULL STORY

Arizona State faces No. 18 Michigan State's top run defense

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Field Level Media

September 10 One team is struggling to establish its offensive identity, while the other looks like it finally has. FULL STORY

No. 19 Michigan State seeks improved offense vs. Western Michigan

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Field Level Media

September 04 Michigan State entered the 2019 season determined to prove that its offensive woes from a year ago were a thing of the past. FULL STORY

Report: Spartans paid $1.2M to settle Title IX disputes

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Field Level Media

July 11 Michigan State paid $1.2 million combined to a woman and a former football player after two Title IX investigations first exonerated the player, then reversed that decision, ESPN reported Wednesday after an open records request. FULL STORY

Michigan State P Hartbarger, WR Sowards get 6th season

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Field Level Media

May 09 Starting punter Jake Hartbarger and wide receiver Brandon Sowards will be back at Michigan State in 2019 after the NCAA granted them a sixth year of eligibility, the school announced Thursday. FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 14
Brian Lewerke*
6-3
215
Sr.
RB 11
Connor Heyward*
6-0
236
Jr.
WR 7
Cody White*
6-3
218
Jr.
WR 8
Jalen Nailor
6-0
212
So.
WR 25
Darrell Stewart Jr.
6-2
218
Sr.
TE 89
Matt Dotson
6-5
252
Jr.
LT 61
Cole Chewins*
6-8
300
Sr.
LG 70
Tyler Higby*
6-5
300
Sr.
C 64
Matt Allen*
6-3
312
Jr.
RG 75
Kevin Jarvis*
6-4
317
Jr.
RT N/A
Devontae Dobbs
6-4
304
Fr.
Defense
DE 96
Jacob Panasiuk*
6-3
257
Jr.
DT 99
Raequan Williams*
6-4
298
Sr.
DT 72
Mike Panasiuk*
6-4
300
Sr.
DE 48
Kenny Willekes*
6-4
262
Sr.
STAR 34
Antjuan Simmons
6-0
225
Jr.
LB 35
Joe Bachie*
6-2
239
Sr.
LB 17
Tyriq Thompson*
6-1
239
Sr.
CB 19
Josh Butler
6-0
176
Sr.
CB 22
Josiah Scott*
5-10
170
Jr.
SS 3
Xavier Henderson
6-1
207
So.
FS 6
David Dowell*
6-1
205
Sr.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 98
Matt Coghlin*
5-9
200
Jr.
P 25
Jake Hartbarger*
6-4
193
Sr.
*Returning Starters
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
2016 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
24.1
T-104
Rushing
172.7
65
Passing
222.3
74
Total
395.0
75
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
27.8
61
Rushing
158.7
51
Passing
206.2
36
Total
364.8
32
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-5
-0.42
T-98