That game at the Big House was disappointing, but not shocking (despite my Guaransheed.)
During Mark Dantonio’s seven seasons at Michigan State he has had some of the best trick plays in college football.
Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio made it clear the Spartans have too much to lose to take Indiana lightly.
The website lists the Spartans’ odds at 13/2, making MSU the favorite ahead of Florida State, Mississippi State, Alabama and Oklahoma.
The in-state rivalry game between Michigan and Michigan State will start at 3:30 p.m.
“They’re very sound and physical and they know how to win,” said Purdue coach Darrell Hazell.
Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio believes his eighth-ranked Spartans deserve to be in the inaugural College Football Playoff if they win the rest of their games.
No one believes Michigan can beat MSU, including the Spartans, and it is a rivalry. MSU is stronger, more physical and better equipped to win that game. But it is also a game where I could see them pound Michigan early and let off the gas.
On a day when so many top teams lost in wild fashion, Michigan State narrowly avoided a breathtaking collapse.
Michigan State (3-1) has rebounded from its loss at Oregon and still holds hopes of reaching college football’s new four-team playoff.