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If you want to talk college sports with a Big 10 flavor, but national perspective, Sparty Talk is the place for you. Every week, we'll start in E. Lansing with the Michigan State Spartans and move outward from there.

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Selection Sunday is finally here! And Satchmo and DB are ready to help you fill out your brackets. In this edition of Sparty Talk, the dynamic duo examines Michigan State's seeding and path to the final four, how the rest of the Big Ten... more

Michigan beat Michigan State again in the Big Ten tournament. The Spartans struggled from the outset in what was supposed to be a revenge game. Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State's performance in the tournament, put Michigan... more

It was a tough weekend for Spartan fans as Michigan easily beat Michigan State 82-72. Michigan was in control of the entire second half and the Spartans never really looked in sync. Satchmo and DB break down the loss to Michigan and... more

The Michigan State men's basketball team is really. There's a reason they're ranked fourth in the nation. But after losing to Ohio State (when they were ranked first in the nation) and struggling against Rutgers, Spartan fans are starting to... more

The Michigan State Spartans football team far exceeded expectations during the regular season. And they closed the year with a convincing victory in the Holiday Bowl. The victory was Mark Dantonio's 100th as the Spartan head coach.... more

Satchmo and DB preview the Michigan State-Washington State Holiday Bowl, get on the media for asking stupid questions to Spartan football coach Mark Dantonio, discuss Michigan State hoops and muse about future college hoops events in... more

Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State landing the in the Holiday Bowl, whether the Spartans were "snubbed," why Spartans should want to visit San Diego, the overall Bowl picture, the college football playoffs and a little Spartan hoops,... more

Michigan State flipped it this weekend with a big win over Rutgers! Satchmo and DB discuss the victory, the football team's remarkable turnaround this season, bowl possibilities, the college football playoffs, the state of the Spartan... more

Satchmo and DB talk about Michigan State's big win over Penn State, the training wheels coming off of Lewerke and the Spartan offense, why the Spartans play so well in bad weather, what to expect from Michigan State for the rest of... more

The Michigan State football team is 5-1. We'll take it. But it's been a strange journey. Satchmo and DB discuss the journey, Michigan State's 30-27 victory over Minnesota, the nervous ending to the game for Spartan fans, just how good this... more