That Michigan State/Michigan game yesterday? That’s why people watch sports. Sean McDonough will hopefully have some time to rest his vocal cords because he nearly broke them yesterday on the games final play. Why that Michigan punter didn’t just jump on the ball is beyond me. But there he was, fumbling around with the ball until a couple bounces later the Spartans took their first lead of the game, with the clock full of zeros.
Was this the wildest most improbable ending since the Stanford band ran out on the field? Two years ago Auburn pulled a miracle of their own, returning a miss Alabama field goal on the final play of the game over 100 yards for a game winning, walk off TD.
Setting aside the fact that the Alabama/Auburn game was on the last weekend of the regular season and greatly altered the BCS Championship race that season, which ending was more improbable, Auburn’s or Michigan State’s?
Here’s a quick refresher…