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OPINION: Smith staying but changes needed

OPINION: Smith staying but changes needed

MSU's coaching staff, which was hit hard by defections during the middle of recruiting season, cannot come back intact and Smith must know this. The defense put up little resistance against Big Ten doormats while the offense self-destructed going down the stretch.

EAST LANSING - Michigan State's season came to a merciful end yesterday with a 31-22 loss to Penn State on Saturday. For the second consecutive season, MSU collapsed down the stretch, this time losing five of its last six to rob the long suffering MSU seniors from going out as winners or appearing in a bowl game. As usual MSU can lay the loss at the feet of its special teams and turnovers... Recommended Stories

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