Ohio State seeks Big Ten respect from CFP
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Ohio State seeks Big Ten respect from CFP

Spartans played up to program standards throwing scare into Buckeyes

Photo: Ohio State QB J.T. Barrett

We’ll learn this week if the College Football Committee holds the same respect for Ohio State and the Big Ten overall that it did last week following Michigan’s upset loss.

The Buckeyes avoided an upset, but they were a three-touchdown favorite forced to come from behind for a 17-16 victory over Michigan State Saturday at snowy Spartan Stadium. ... 

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Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan

Tom Shanahan is an award-winning sportswriter and the author of "Raye of Light". Tom has also written for the San Diego Union-Tribune, Voice of San Diego, Chargers.com, Rivals.com, and Gameday Central. He has won multiple first-place awards from the San Diego Press Club and first place from the Copley News Service Ring of Truth Awards. The National Football Foundation/San Diego Chapter presented him its Distinguished American Award in 2003 and USA Track and Field’s San Diego Chapter its President’s Award in 2000.

Raye of Light: Jimmy Raye, Duffy Daugherty, the integration of college football and the 1965-66 Michigan State Spartans

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