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Connor Cook Shouts Out Michigan State Hero Jalen Watts-Jackson On Instagram

Michigan-Michigan State had one of the craziest endings we've ever seen, up there with legendary rivalry games like the kick six. Lost on the Spartans' amazing last second win is the injury to hero Jalen Watts-Jackson. The defensive back recovered the fumble snap by Michigan punter Blake O'Neill, taking it all the way for the game winning touchdown. He suffered a serious hip injury in the process, however, and went into surgery today. Sparty quarterback Connor Cook gave a shoutout to Watts-Jackson on Instagram this afternoon, while also thanking the MSU fans for the support.

Cook was also solid against Michigan, throwing for 328 yards and a touchdown against Michigan's top defense, but Watts-Jackson is truly the hero of the game. We hope his injury is not as serious as feared, and he can return to the field at some point.