Because giving up zero offensive touchdowns is too many.
Michigan State's Pat Narduzzi 'rips' his defense | Michigan State Spartans | Detroit Free Press | freep.com
Although MSU has one of the best defenses in the nation, defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi is not happy with it.
The State News :: Memories of Little Giants play lingers
In depth recollection of the Little Giants play that defeated Notre Dame, with the match against the Irish approaching.
Michigan State turning into giant | The Detroit News | detroitnews.com
That incredible night two years ago, when Michigan State went from seemingly beaten to suddenly audacious to stunningly victorious over Notre Dame, changed the program as much as it changed coach Mark Dantonio.
Michigan State WRs Aaron Burbridge, Macgarrett Kings Jr. getting more reps | Michigan State Spartans | Detroit Free Press | freep.com
"The Big Ten season starts Sept. 29 against Ohio State, and by then Dan Roushar would like to know who will join Bennie Fowler and Dion Sims as regulars on the receiving end of Andrew Maxwell's passes."
Notre Dame v. Michigan State '12: Opponent Scouting Report | UHND.com
"Just like last week, we have exchanged scouting reports with an opponent blogger to get an inside look at this weekend's foe - Michigan State. " Jim from Shaw Lane Spartans does a post on UNHD.com
Hey Joe: ND to ACC means TBD for MSU | Hey Joe blog | Detroit Free Press | freep.com
"College football tradition is eroding on so many fronts anyway. Maybe variety isn’t such a bad thing."
Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio's recruitment of Le'Veon Bell defined by generations-old saying, 'It's hard, but it's fair' | MLive.com
Great article on Le'Veon Bell playing tough and performing through hard times in football as a high schooler, providing him the opportunity to play at Michigan State.
Michigan State defense doesn't settle for above average | The Detroit News | detroitnews.com
"The Spartans are in the top 15 nationally in passing efficiency defense (78.18, fifth), total defense (225.5 yards, eighth), rushing defense (54.5 yards, 11th) and scoring defense (10 points, 12th). But this unit is judging itself differently than most."
Notre Dame LB Te'o battles personal losses - chicagotribune.com
"Te'o's grandmother passed away on Tuesday night, and the next morning, a close female friend lost a battle with leukemia, Te'o's father, Brian, told the Tribune."