The Spartans (11-1) hit the practice field Tuesday afternoon as they prepare to take on the undefeated Iowa Hawkeyes in the Big Ten Championship game Saturday in Indianapolis.
MSU will be making their third Championship appearance in five years, and Mark Dantonio has 11 wins five out of the last six seasons.
They clinched the East with a 55-16 win over Penn State last Saturday.
The second-to-last College Football Playoff Rankings are out.
Michigan State is holding firm at number-five after beating Penn State on Saturday, while Michigan fell five spots to 15 after losing to Ohio State.
Clemson, Alabama, Oklahoma and Iowa remain the top-four.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports