6 months ago

It was a scene from another time, when optimism was in the air and a new beginning was on the horizon. Mel Tucker stood behind a lectern on that February evening, beaming a smile and telling a rapt audience of Michigan State dignitaries his plans for the football program he just inherited. Fresh off the plane from Colorado after a whirlwind hiring process, Tucker promised his new regime would immediately come alive. “We want to hit the ground running,” he said. “Time is of the essence. We’ll be sleeping fast and getting after it.”

Source: Detroit Free Press