By now, you've probably seen the "Mike Dantonio" Sports Illustrated cover. If you haven't, the magazine published four separate College Football Playoff preview covers for the participating teams. On Michigan State's cover, Dantonio was mistakenly referred to as "Mike."
SI has since apologized and deeply regrets the mistake.
This morning, Dantonio joined ESPN's Mike & Mike. During the conversation, he was asked about the cover. Here's what he had to say.
"Well, I got a brother named Mike, so he's living the dream. But the reality of the situation is, you know, hey, really, what does it matter? For me, you just move on. I'm OK with that. People make mistakes. You'd like to think they'd correct them at some time, but what are you gonna do?"
"I gave it to (my brother Mike) for Christmas."
That's a pretty solid Christmas present.
Michigan State and Alabama are set to kick off at 8 p.m. E.T. on Dec. 31. The game will be televised on ESPN.