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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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In this episode of Sparty Talk, Satchmo and DB preview the men's NCAA basketball tournament, talk about Suzy Merchant stepping down as the women's basketball coach after 16 years at the helm due to health reason, the amazing... more

Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State's victory of Michigan in men's hoops, Michigan State's loss to Maryland in women's hoops, the state of the women's basketball program, Spartan hockey, the NFL playoffs and other sports news of... more

It's a Spartan feast on Sparty Talk. And if Gumby's was still around, Satchmo and DB would have been munching on The Beast and Pokey Stix as they discussed: Michigan State football Michigan State men's basketball Michigan State... more

The 2022 Michigan State football season is over. That means it's time for Satchmo and DB to hand out grades and lumps of coal. They also share their thoughts on the Big Ten's penalties for the Michigan tunnel incident and discuss... more

Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State's victory over Wisconsin, try to find the right adjective for it, look ahead to the BIG Game in two weeks, talk about the future of the Spartan football team, look at the weekend that was in college... more

The Michigan State football team looks terrible. It has lost three straight in ugly fashion. And it's strugglin in all three phases of the game. Porous defense -- check. Sputtering offense -- check. Ineffective kicking game -- check. In fact,... more

We're back!!! And a lot has happened since our last podcast. Tuck comin'. Spartan footbal ascending. And Michigan State off to a 2-0 start in football. Satchmo and DB discuss the state of the Spartan football program and look... more

Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State's big win over Michigan, the college football playoffs, college sports and all things MSU in their 2021 return.

College football is back. Big Ten football is back. But should they be playing in the midst of a pandemic? What are the ethics and moral issues at play? And should we even be watching? Satchmo and DB address those issues and more in... more

Satchmo and DB briefly recap the latest in Michigan State sports and life in general as COVID-19 continues to spread across the U.S. Then they talk at length about the three movies they watched this week: 1. Dolemite Is My Name 2.... more

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