August 6th, 2020

Jacub Panasiuk won’t play if Michigan State takes the field this season, and he has the support of his head coach. The senior defensive end announced Wednesday he was opting out of the 2020 season and intends to take a redshirt year with plans to be back for 2021. On Thursday, first-year coach Mel Tucker said he’s behind his most experienced defensive lineman and indicated there are others on team contemplating a similar decision.

Source: Detroit News