Facing Forward

Michigan State 34, Michigan 17

  • Michigan State's Trenton Robinson (39) holds up his interception in the endzone during Saturday's game against Michigan.
  • A member of the 101st Airborne parachutes in with the game ball for Saturday's game between Michigan and Michigan State in Ann Arbor.
  • Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio walks through pre-game warm ups before Saturday's game against Michigan in Ann Arbor. After suffering a minor heart attack after the Notre Dame game coach Dantonio supervised the game off the sidelines.
  • Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson lets a pass fly during Saturday's game against Michigan State.
  • Michigan State's Trenton Robinson, left, attempts to block a reception by Michigan's Martavious Odoms during the second quarter of Saturday's game.
  • Larry Mullins, center, of Fenton points to the field during the first quarter of Saturday's game against Michigan State University.
  • Kirk Cousins celebrates in the endzone after a Michigan State touchdown during Saturday's game in Ann Arbor. MSU took home a 34-17 victory against Michigan. Cousins passed for 284 yards.
  • Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins looks to throw during Saturday's game against the University of Michigan. Cousins added 284 throwing yards to the Spartans 34-17 victory over the Wolverines.
  • A Spartan fan looks around the bleachers of the Big House in Ann Arbor Saturday.
  • Michigan quarter back Denard Robinson runs for yards against the Spartans during Saturday's game.
  • Michigan State's B.J. Cunningham, right, reaches for an overthrown pass as Michigan's James Rogers defends.
  • Sparty jokes with University of Michigan event staff during Saturday's game between Michigan State and University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
  • Michigan's James Rogers, center, grabs the face mask of Michigan State's Kershawn Martin during the second quarter of Saturday's game.
  • Michigan State's Trenton Robinson, left, attempts to block a reception by Michigan's Martavious Odoms during the second quarter of Saturday's game.
  • Michigan State's Brian Linthicum grabs a 38-yard-pass from quarterback Kirk Cousins between three Michigan defenders for a first down during the first quarter of Saturdays game. MSU took home a 34-17 victory over Michigan.
  • Michigan State's Jerel Worthy blocks a Michigan field goal attempt during the second quarter of Saturday's game in Ann Arbor.
  • Michigan State's Mark Dell makes a reception in the endzone for a touchdown during the third quarter of Saturday's game. MSU beat Michigan 34-17 in Ann Arbor.
  • Michigan State wide receiver Keith Nichol celebrating a pass reception for first and goal during the third quarter as Michigan's Gordon Cameron looks on during the third quarter of Saturday's game. MSU beat UM 34-17 in Ann Arbor.
  • Jillian Szymczak, a senior at Michigan State, cheers on the Spartans during their 34-17 victory over Michigan Saturday in Ann Arbor.
  • Michigan's Ray Vinopal (20) runs past a Michigan State tackle during Saturday's game in Ann Arbor.
  • Michigan State's R.J. Kelley misses a pass that was then recovered by Michigan State's Kershawn Martin during the third quarter of Saturday's game against Michigan.
  • Michigan State's Chris L. Rucker makes an interception on a pass intended for Michigan's Kelvin Grady during the fourth quarter of Saturday's game in Ann Arbor. MSU won 34-17.
  • Michigan State's Larry Caper pushes in for a touch down during the third quarter of Saturday's game against Michigan. State took home a 34-17 victory from Ann Arbor.
  • Michigan Sate's Le'Veon Bell breaks through pack of Wolverines during Friday's game in Ann Arbor. MSU beat UM 34-17.
  • Michigan State's Mark Dell dives for yards during the fourth quarter of Saturday's game against Michigan.
  • Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins talks with Michigan's Jon Bills after MSU beat UM 34-17 in Ann Arbor.
  • Michigan State's Jeremy Gainer, left, celebrates with fans after the Spartans beat Michigan 34-17 Saturday in Ann Arbor.
  • Michigan State's John Stipek holds the Paul Bunyan trophy over his head after the Spartan's 34-17 victory over Michigan in Ann Arbor Saturday. The Governors Trophy has been at Michigan State since 2008.
  • Michigan State's Denzel Drone (52) celebrates along side the rest of the Spartan football team after they beat Michigan 34-17 in Ann Arbor.

Photos from Michigan State’s 34-17 win over Michigan Saturday in Ann Arbor. The victory keeps the Paul Bunyan trophy at MSU, where it has resided since 2008.

This is a bigger gallery than normal for me but it was my first time shooting in the big house. I had a blast watching the Spartans beat up on the Wolverines. Made some pictures I’m proud of also.

Thanks for looking!

Added at 10:04 am on October 10, 2010, by . Filed under Football, gallery, Jackson Citizen Patriot, sports