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Open Competition for Kicking Job?

A dejected John Goss walks off after missing in OT

"Either you toughen up and become a kicker and become more mentally tough or somebody else will kick and that's the way I approach it. Give me a guy that will kick it through and if it's a freshman, that's fine. -- Michigan State head coach John L. Smith.

EAST LANSING -- Michigan State head coach John L. Smith joked - or was he? - that he was going to bring in some students from campus in an open competition for the kicking job. "I'll open it up, see if we can bring in some guys from campus [to] see if we can find a kicker", said Smith. When asked if he was serious, "Why not?" laughed Smith. "We'll see. [Kyle] Mayer has... Recommended Stories

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