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Mark Dantonio Attempts To End Feud With Jim Harbaugh, Michigan

Mark Dantonio talking at a Michigan State press conference.

EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 26: Michigan State Spartans head football coach Mark Dantonio speaks to the media at a press conference before the Michigan State Spartans and Wisconsin Badgers basketball game at Breslin Center on January 26, 2018 in East Lansing, Michigan. Michigan State is facing criticism for its handling of sexual assault accusations on campus. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio is attempting to end his feud with Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan Wolverines.

The Spartans and the Wolverines have been feuding since the start of Saturday's rivalry game. There was an incident on the field before the game and both head coaches have taken shots at each other since.

Dantonio would like it all to be over.

Michigan State's head coach issued the following statement today:

“Might as well get things out of the way here in regards to recent comments, etc,” Dantonio said. “Every week I sorta get a gold card, I sit down and make a gold card. Every week. And on that gold card, I try and prioritize what’s important in my life. So when I look at it and I go ‘boom, boom, boom’ right down the list, and the first thing I’m going to say about this I’m not going to have any more comments about the (Michigan) situation.

I’ve made my comments. I’m going to let God take care of my battles. That’s number one. Number two I’m going to take care of my family, number three I’m going to take care of this football program and represent it with class, and number four I’m going to worry about Purdue, the X’s and O’s, and the personnel involved in that and that’s it. So I’ll take no other questions about that and we’ll get on to Purdue.”

Harbaugh, however, is taking a different approach. He's calling for an investigation from the Big Ten.

Rivalries truly never sleep.