Marcin Gortat plays for the Washington Wizards.
NFL player Keshawn Martin played for Michigan State.
NFL player Mike Martin played for Michigan.
Brady went to school at the University of Michigan and not Michigan State because they suck. He was at Michigan from 1996-1999.
The Detroit Lions play in the State of Michigan.
Since 1993, Penn State and Michigan State play annually for the Land Grant Trophy. With Penn State's 42-14 win in 2009, Penn State has a 13-4 record against Michigan State in this rivalry. Michigan State's last win was in 2007.
Penn State and Michigan did not play in 1992. Their first ever meeting was in 1993 and Michigan won, 21-13, in State College.
Michigan State previously played in the Michigan Collegiate Athletic Association which is currently the oldest of all collegiate leagues. Michigan State was then known as Michigan Agricultural College. In 1907 Michigan State became an independent and in 1949 announced that the school would be joining the Big Ten Conference.