College Football Show: MSU in heap of trouble in UM showdown

The Detroit News

Michigan State faces an uphill battle as 24 1/2-point underdogs in Saturday's in-state rivalry against Michigan at the Big House in Ann Arbor on Saturday.

The Detroit News' Bob Wojnowski, John Niyo, Angelique S. Chengelis and Matt Charboneau don't give the Spartans much of a chance in Mel Tucker's coaching debut against the Wolverines.

Michigan wide receiver Ronnie Bell tries to get past Minnesota defensive back Benjamin St-Juste during last Saturday's win over the Gophers.

Here are the highlights of this week's Detroit News College Football Show:

►:40: Wolverines in midseason form 

►3:20: Rocky Lombardi on seven turnovers vs. Rutgers

►5:30: MSU's inability to run the ball

►8:20: Fielding H. Yost's point-a-minute offense

►10:10: Elijah Collins' slow start

►12:20: Ed Warinner er on the COVID era

►15:30: Spartans with eight new starters on defense

►18:10: Predictions