Michigan State Football: Upcoming season will be unlike any in recent memory (Freep column)

In my Detroit Free Press column this week, I take a look at how the Michigan State football team heads into this season with lots of swagger and high expectations following last year’s Rose Bowl win.  My column starts here and ends at the Freep Website.

What a difference a year makes. At this time last year the Michigan State football team began fall camp with lots of questions and very few answers. The Spartans were coming off a disappointing 7-6 season and as camp opened there were many unknowns. Who would fill the void left by Le’Veon Bell at running back? Would the young receivers improve after a dreadful 2012 season? Could MSU take advantage of an easy schedule and a top five defense? And most importantly, who would be the Spartans quarterback? Read the rest here.