Green Room podcast: MSU sits, UM survives ... and now it's time for hoops

The Detroit News

Matt Charboneau and Tony Paul take a look at Michigan State's next football opponent Northwestern and Michigan's 48-42 triple overtime win against Rutgers.

They'll also preview the basketball Spartans, who will begin the season on Wednesday against Eastern Michigan at the Breslin Center at 6 p.m.

Payton Thorne

Here are some of the highlights from this weekend recap edition of the Green Room:

1:30: Payton Thorne likely to be named starter 

4:20: Northwestern unbeaten at 5-0

8:00: Big Ten scoreboard

12:10: Indiana QB Michael Penix nearly upsets Buckeyes

16:20: Nebraska, Penn State struggling

20:10: Cade McNamara sparks Michigan comeback

27:20: Basketball predictions

33:23: Preparing for COVID-19

39:50: Detroit News coverage