The 2018 recruiting cycle has effectively come to an end. High school seniors can sign their letters of intent until April 1, and even after that, programs can bring them in with no signing necessary. But after National Signing Day on Wednesday took almost every remaining Big Ten-caliber target off the board, it’s time to start turning the page to 2019. Michigan State has one of the best in-state classes in recent memory coming up next.
On Sunday, we showed you our projection of Michigan State’s offensive depth chart for 2018. It was pretty straightforward. Starters and backups return at nearly every position. Not much is expected to change. But things get a little trickier on defense. Michigan State has lost some impact makers at defensive end and linebacker and will have to look to some unproven players to fill the voids.
National Signing Day has come and gone. Next step? The 2018 season. Michigan State, one of the youngest teams in the nation last year, returns an inordinate amount of production. And that’s coming from a team that finished 10-3 with a Holiday Bowl victory to cap things off. Things will look largely the same this season, but various departures have shaken things up a bit. Here’s how Michigan State’s depth chart looks on offense. There’s no question.
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Selecting a term
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