Johnny Football and Southern Conference newbies Texas A&M took down the biggest bully in their new neighborhood and left No. 1 Alabama with badly bruised national championship hopes.
The Michigan Wolverines have reclaimed their confidence, something Alabama did shortly after Nick Saban landed in Tuscaloosa and started winning national titles.
Colossal college football programs Alabama and Michigan have combined for 1,709 wins and 25 national titles but seldom tangle on the field.
“Teams like this beat Division I teams all the time,” Saban said. “Appalachian State beat Michigan a couple of years ago.
Two Michigan State University graduates and local businessmen are showing their support for MSU and taking a jab at former Spartan football coach Nick Saban at the same time.