Mark Dantonio’s tone and temperament changed in a week. It helped that No. 19 Michigan State responded to his challenge and found its offense — and its new No. 1 running back. Elijah Collins rose on the depth chart after his 192-yard, 17-carry performance in Saturday’s 51-17 victory over Western Michigan, and Dantonio said the redshirt freshman will start against Arizona State at 4 p.m. Saturday at Spartan Stadium (Fox).
Source: Detroit Free Press