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2016 Schedule
0-0, 1st in Big Ten - East
Who wins Big Ten? (0:51)
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1dBrian Bennett

What's new in the Big Ten for 2016?

The Big Ten will have a nine-game conference schedule in 2016, three new head coaches, a slew of talented freshmen, and the same old favorite.

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2dDan Murphy

No big surprises among Michigan State captains

Michigan State made predictable choices in team captains, a contrast to last season when the Spartans made waves by bypassing starting QB Connor Cook.

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Spartans developing into a blue blood

Michigan State has won two of the past three Big Ten titles. Under Mark Dantonio, the Spartans are 7-2 against Michigan and have beaten Urban Meyer-coached Ohio State twice. They've also won the Rose Bowl and Cotton Bowl. Who could achieve blue-blood status? (Insider)

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2dESPN.com staff

Who are college football's blue-blood programs?

It's a fun-but-complicated question: Who are college football's blue-blood programs? Our writers ranked all 128 and pinpointed the eight schools the sport wouldn't be the same without.

Michigan State's McDowell is Herbie's player who looks the part (0:47)
Michigan State stuns Michigan with miraculous TD in final seconds (0:25)
Desmond Howard still bitter over Michigan's loss to Michigan State (1:20)

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Redshirt freshman Cassius Peat will transfer from Michigan State, the school announced. The defensive end from Arizona didn't play last year and hasn't been participating in practice this month.

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3dKirk Herbstreit

Handing out the 2016 Herbie Awards

Kirk Herbstreit reveals the candidates and winners of his 2016 Herbie Awards and makes his playoff picks.

Team Stats

Passing Yards236.153rd
Rushing Yards160.779th
Points For32.250th
Points Against20.5Tied-19th

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