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MSU vs U-M: The Best Rivalry Games in History

Paul Bunyan isn’t a pretty sight. Neither is his trophy. Some even argue that the Paul Bunyan Trophy is one of the strangest/ugliest things an athlete could possibly win. Well, I think it could be worse. A lot worse. I mean it, a hell of a lot worse. Continue reading


Molon Labe: A new Kind of Swagger!

Yes, it’s a commercial. And yes, it has been around for a couple of days now. But why shouldn’t it give me goosebumps, anyway? And hell, it does! Can’t wait till Michigan State wears the new green-and-bronze uniforms during its Oct. 15 game against Michigan. Neither do the players. “Oh man, they are amazing from … Continue reading

Happy Father’s Day!

Daddy’s possible father’s day present is so much more important than his daughter’s health? Not, retard! This guy tried to catch a foul ball at Dodger Stadium – and “forgot” that he was holding his daughter. Glad that the girl is alright – and I’m therefore able to display some schadenfreude (never thought I would be able … Continue reading

what is a beat writer?

Beat writer build up a base of knowledge on and gain familiarity with the sector they report on, allowing them to provide insight and commentary in addition to reporting straight facts. And thats’s exactly what this blog is all about. It’s about Michigan State University. The Spartans. Basketball, Football, Baseball, Soccer – and everything a sports lunatic has to say about it.

This is the beat writer!

This is Jan. Jan is a sports writer and editor for SPOX.com, one of Germany's most popular sports websites. But Jan is also a Ph.D student at Michigan State. That's why he decided to start this blog on the Spartans. GO GREEN, GO WHITE!

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