A lot of backups, such as QB Connor Cook, got in playing time against Central Michigan and did pretty well.
The State News :: Arnett frustrated with playing time against CMU
DeAnthony Arnett really wishes he had more playing time against CMU. “I’m not used to sitting on the bench … but all I can do is try to help those guys,” he said. “It’s been real frustrating, knowing that I know the offense, I know everything, (and) I should be playing.”
What we learned in the Big Ten: Week 2 - Big Ten Blog - ESPN
The Big Ten Blog looks at the downfall of Michigan, Nebraska and Wisconsin and realizes that the only true remaining BCS Title contender is Michigan State.
Notre Dame football analysis: Painting ND's big picture by the numbers - southbendtribune.com
For all the Notre Dame fans who adore quarterback Everett Golson, but finally got past butchering his name from a spelling and/or pronunciation standpoint, get ready for your worst nightmare. William Gholston.
Did Brian Kelly create a QB controversy? He doesn't think so
Brian Kelly put in a cold Tommy Rees with two minutes left in a tie game against Purdue. Rees led the Irish down for a game-winning field goal. Is there a QB controversy? Kelly says Everett Golson is still Notre Dame's starter.
Michigan State's Le'Veon Bell scores two TDs, has in-your-face moment with Central Michigan fans | MLive.com
"Bell finished with 70 yards and 18 carries, scoring one of his touchdowns right in front of the Central Michigan student section after being challenged to do so by coach Mark Dantonio."
Notre Dame's Brian Kelly: Everett Golson to start at quarterback against Michigan State | MLive.com
After Golson was benched for Tommy Rees in their final drive on Saturday against Purdue, Brian Kelly still says Golson is the starter.
Grading the Spartans: Defense dominant again in easy win over Central Michigan | MLive.com
Once again, the MSU defense didn't allow an offensive touchdown.
Michigan State's passing game not a finished product, but progress there in Central Michigan rout | MLive.com
Article on MSU's wide receivers coming out and doing a lot better.
Michigan State's Lawrence Thomas makes a surprising impact at fullback | MLive.com
"Thomas had fallen off the depth chart at defensive end, but coach Mark Dantonio is being creative about getting him on the field and wants the redshirt freshman to be a two-way player."
Michigan State receiver DeAnthony Arnett makes first Spartans catch, yearns for more | MLive.com
"Arnett executed a double move for his first catch as a Spartan, a career-high 48-yarder."
Three Michigan State football questions with Free Press Sports Writer Joe Rexrode | Michigan State Spartans | Detroit Free Press | freep.com
Joe Rexrode answers questions about the MSU passing game, the missing piece, and Le'Veon Bell's stat lines.