Jay Johnson’s goal as play-caller remains to keep Michigan State football’s offense balanced between the run and pass. That proved difficult Saturday at Washington. From the outset. The run-game struggles started almost instantly in the No. 21 Spartans’ 39-28 loss in Seattle. On third-and-1 at their own 30, a miscommunication between Payton Thorne and running back Jarek Broussard resulted in the quarterback getting dropped for a 6-yard sack.
Source: Detroit Free Press