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Michigan State earned its first win of the Big Ten Conference season against Rutgers last week, and the Spartans shouldn’t lack motivation Saturday with a chance to spoil Ohio State’s season.
The Buckeyes are 9-1 and have jumped to No. 2 in the College Football Playoff ranking. They are unlikely to make the Big Ten Conference title game because of a loss to Penn State. However, if they win out, a trip to the four-team playoff is likely.
Enter the Spartans, who defeated Ohio...