We’ve pulled the boxes out of the Spartan Sports Network basement! Old reel-to-reel tapes and scratchy cassettes tweaked for the modern ear. Featuring vintage Michigan State interviews, play-by-play, show segments and more.
MSU vs. Florida Atlantic 2008: The Spartans rolled 17-0 with 259 yards rushing. All but 22 yards were gained by Javon Ringer. FAU Head Coach Howard Schnellenberger's post game comments
MSU at Northwestern: The Spartans set the record for the biggest comeback in NCAA Div I history: October 21, 2006 MSU 41, NU 38. Highlights: 1) MSU's final TD 2) MSU stops NU with an INT 3) FR Kicker Brett Swenson's winning FG
MSU v Wisconsin 2008: Brett Swenson hits a game winning 44 yard field goal to win it 25-24 at Spartan Stadium. Hear George Blaha on the call and then Swenson with Will Tieman and Jim Miller in the postgame lockerroom show.
The NFL Draft: Michigan State's Charles "Bubba" Smith was taken #1 overall by Baltimore in 1967. After a 9 year pro career, the acting bug bit. Smith compares acting to football when he played Moses Hightower in the popular Police Academy films
Countdown to Michigan Poll Winner. MSU v UM: November 3, 2001, 26-24 win in East Lansing. The final 2 plays of the game followed by postgame comments from Quarterback Jeff Smoker, RB TJ Duckett, Michigan Coach Lloyd Carr.
MSU upsets #1 OSU in Columbus-November 7, 1998. Spartans scored 19 unanswered points in the 2nd half en route to a 28-24 win. Coach Nick Saban, Spartan safety Eric Smith and OSU Coach John Cooper postgame.
Forest Evashevski (Detroit, MI) - Compares MSU Coach Biggie Munn and Michigan Coach Fritz Crisler. "Evy" was an Assistant Coach at MSU 1947-50. Played for Fritz Crisler at UM. Served as Iowa Head Football Coach 1952-60.