Michigan/Michigan State release joint statement in advance of Saturday’s matchup

This coming Saturday, Michigan and Michigan State will renew their rivalry in football when they square off at the Big House.

As we know, this rivalry can become pretty heated, especially amongst the fans.

Because of this, Michigan Athletic Director Warde Manuel and Michigan State Athletic Director Bill Beekman have released the following statement to the fans, families, and friends of their universities.

Cheer hard but be smart!