It was Dinah Washington who advocated the tune "What a Difference a Day Makes" in 1959. It was linebacker Adam Decker who made a key fourth down stop in the last quarter Saturday (10-4-08) to safeguard a 16-13 triumph over Iowa. Decker's unequivocal tackle of swelling half back Shonn Greene on a fourth and-1 from the Spartan 21-yard line gave Michigan State its fifth consecutive triumph, and eventually drove the Spartans into the AP Top 25 Poll with a 5-1 record. I was unable to hear Decker's tackle in Michigan watching the game on the cylinder from Washington in the Great Pacific Northwest, yet my soul could. I thought promptly about the unbelievable Notre Dame mentor Knute Rockne who said, "It isn't important to see a decent tackle. You can hear it." Decker's tackle might well end up being the main guarded stop at Michigan State since the Spartan football program last rose to public unmistakable quality in 1999, going 9-2 under Nick Saban and procuring an outing to the 2000 Florida Citrus Bowl where they beat Florida 37-34. Decker is a 6-foot-2, 238-pound junior who played at Brother Rice, a Catholic secondary school in Rochester Hills (MI). Decker and his individual "S Troops" didn't simply talk the discussion Saturday yet strolled the stroll as they moved forward and made many a stop when it counted and the game was on the line. My designation for Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week is the whole Michigan State protective group drove by Adam Decker. While mentor Mark Dantonio is a long way from a god, he has gradually started to change the way of life of Michigan State football to one of conviction and finishing off matches to dominate. Gone is the "everything's with regards to me" attitude. Presently it is "we are one".ช่องทางUFABET What precisely would you say you are discussing? I figured you could never inquire. I'm discussing how the Spartans have collapsed like a modest K-Mart folding seat during the 4 years preceding Mark Dantonio's appearance keep going year, supplanting John L. Smith. Under Smith, Michigan State began the 2003 season at 7-1 and completed 1-3. In 2004, the Spartans began at 4-3 and completed at 1-5. In 2005, they began at 4-0 and completed at 1-6. In 2006, they began at 3-0 and completed at 1-8. When added up to, Smith began these 4 seasons at 18-4 and completed at 4-22. Case shut. Presently how about we check whether we can recognize a distinction in how Mark Dantonio's first season last year went. Dantonio began at 2-4 (new mentor, new framework, new ability) and completed at 5-2. Do I identify some advancement here? How should I not. This year Dantonio's Spartans lost their first game and have now hung together 5 straight triumphs. I can't belittle the significance of Mark Dantonio to the Michigan State football program. At the midpoint in the season, most rational savants (particularly University of Michigan and Ohio State allies) would contend that Michigan State could lose its next 6 games against 5-0 Northwestern, 5-1 Ohio State, 2-3 Michigan, 3-3 Wisconsin, 2-3 Purdue and 6-0 Penn State. Indeed, they could. The sky is the limit in school football, which is the reason school football is more energizing than master football.