Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images
The Spartans are a tough unit to forecast for 2012. The defense should be excellent, and Le’Veon Bell may be the most underrated running back in the B1G, but no Kirk Cousins makes Michigan State’s offense a question mark next season.
And regardless, Michigan State’s offensive style plays into Nebraska’s defensive style more than most in the conference, meaning the Blackshirts are more likely to be successful.
Five points is a big number, given how the teams match up against each other, making NU a strong play.
Way-Too-Early Play: Take Nebraska and the points.
If you would like to contact me directly to schedule an interview, ask a question or to get my recipe for a killer peach cobbler, you can send an e-mail to email@example.com. (DISCLAIMER: Peach cobbler recipe might not be all that killer.)
Or, you could always...