In Michigan, it’s simple: you either bleed blue or green. The Michigan-Michigan State sports rivalry, covering more than 150 years of competition, has delivered iconic memories to Wolverine and Spartan faithful and sports fans everywhere.
“Divided We Stand: Michigan vs. Michigan State,” a new documentary from FOX Sports Films in association with Big Ten Network Originals, premieres Thursday, November 14 at 11:00 PM ET on FS1 (immediately following the Michigan State-Seton Hall men’s basketball game). The 44-minute film goes inside the rivalry, exploring how this battle only continues to grow.
Featuring interviews with football and basketball coaches and player alumni from both schools, including Tom Izzo, John Beilein, Mark Dantonio, Juwan Howard, Lloyd Carr, Draymond Green, Kirk Cousins, Jake Long and Devin Gardner, “Divided We Stand” recounts some of the biggest Michigan-Michigan State games, with each outcome adding more animosity to this deep-seated rivalry.
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