After their only two losses came against playoff teams, Connor Cook and Michigan State finished off their season with a three-touchdown comeback in the fourth quarter against playoff-snubbed Baylor.
Jim Harbaugh and Urban Meyer in the Big Ten? It has a certain ring to it, like the glory days when Bo Schembechler and Woody Hayes battled for control of the league.
Mark Hollis said he is not sure whether the playoffs should be expanded, while Mark Dantonio initially said, “Absolutely,” to the idea.
Who would have thought Dantonio makes more than Meyer?
Only weeks removed from the defeat by Ohio State, Dantonio said he would want the Buckeyes to be included if the Spartans were not.
Michigan State’s chances to make the playoff appear to be miniscule, but Dantonio says the Spartans still have plenty to play for.
Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio’s scarlet and gray ties run deep.
I have argued this week that this is quite possibly the biggest game the Spartans have played since 1966.
“You can always have more than one rivalry,” Taiwan Jones said, “Regardless if they think it’s one or not, we’re going to treat it as one.”
Even before Michigan and Michigan State took the field at Spartan Stadium on Saturday, we all knew what the outcome would be.