Michigan State battled its way to the conference title game against Iowa and captured its second Big Ten Championship in the last three years, earning one of four spots in the College Football Playoff.
But ESPN college football analyst Paul Finebaum isn't ready to give the Spartans credit. He believe's the only reason MSU is in the playoff is because Ohio State did not want to be.
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No. 3 Michigan State and No. 2 Alabama are scheduled to kick off Thursday night at 8 p.m. It will be interesting to see how the Spartans come out.