Friday, August 29th, 2014
Jacksonville State Gamecocks (11-4 last season)
#8 Michigan State Spartans (13-1 last season)
Spartan Stadium, East Lansing, Michigan
In 2013 the Spartans surely surprised a lot of College Football fans (myself included) when they took home Big Ten and Rose Bowl championships. It was mostly due to what could have been the best defense in the country (depending on who you ask, especially SEC fans).
Now a lot of that D is much younger, including six true freshman. But they’re still deep, and brutally tough, though they’ll be tested against a Gamecocks squad that won 11 games last season and are league favorites again in 2014.
But lets get real here. Although I would absolutely enjoy an upset…