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2015 Schedule
0-0, 1st in Big Ten - East

Cook-ing on high

Michigan State's QB is expected to be one of the nation's best this season, according to Athlon Sports. How does he stack up to other FBS starters?

Spartans' Cook upset with lack of captaincy (1:48)
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10hDan Murphy

Spartans' Cook on not being captain: 'It stinks'

Michigan State quarterback and Heisman Trophy hopeful Connor Cook said he was disappointed his teammates didn't vote him among the team's three captains this season.

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Cook disappointed to not be team captain

Michigan State QB Connor Cook may be the leader of the Spartans' offense and a potential Heisman candidate, but that wasn't enough to earn him a vote as a team captain. Instead, he'll remain on the team's 12-man leadership council.

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12hBrian Bennett

Five bold Big Ten predictions

It's time to really go out on a limb and offer five bold predictions for the season ahead in the Big Ten.


Dantonio's cell goes off during presser

Who called Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio that made him sheepishly crack a smile?

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12hCFB Vegas Experts

Vegas experts: Michigan State Spartans season preview

Phil Steele, "Stanford Steve" Coughlin and Chris Fallica give their take on the Michigan State Spartans. What is the best bet for their title odds, season win total and more?

Dantonio's cellphone goes off during news conference (0:20)
Dantonio reiterates why he chose Michigan State (1:37)

David Drew @Drew_on_WMU

Fleck says Connor Cook can be like Tom Brady: Can make receivers around him a lot better b/c he is an elite QB

Best Big Ten stadium for visiting teams (2:56)
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17hJosh Moyer and Tom VanHaaren

B1G can't keep up with Ohio State's QB assembly line

If you thought the Buckeyes were loaded at quarterback this season, wait until you see how Urban Meyer is stockpiling at the position for future seasons.

2dMatt Hinton

Grantland: College Football Cram Session Preview: 2015 Power 5 Conference CliffsNotes

College football is back! If you’ve been too busy to keep pace with our full season preview, or just lost track of time during the most interminable offseason in sports, don’t worry: We’ve got your back. Consider this your conference-by-conference cram session, outlining the least you need to know about the Power 5 leagues to get back up to speed before Thursday's kickoff.

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2dGerry Hamilton

Freshmen refreshers: 2015 RBs to know

USC's Ronald Jones and Florida's Jordan Scarlett are among freshman RBs who could play big-time minutes this year.

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2dBrian Bennett

Week 1 is a big moment for B1G momentum

The Big Ten took a major step toward rebuilding its reputation with last season's bowl games, but a challenging opening weekend will test the league.

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2dDan Murphy

The week ahead in the Big Ten

The first weekend of college football in 2015 will be blanketed with Big Ten storylines, including Ohio State beginning its national title defense.

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