As I write this MSU is down 7-6 to Minn and things do not look good. Should we win we get to 6 wins and a bowl. Should we lose we end with just 5 wins.
Either way next season is probably the most critical season for MSU football in recent memory. The program absolutely cannot afford another bad season. If that happens we can all forget about legitimacy of any degree. The damage will probably be too much. (We do not play OSU or Wisc, we
So whether anyone likes it or not, this bad season just increased the expectations on the program for the immediate future.