A whistle is a whistle
Jemele Hill says the idea of Tom Izzo coaching football isn't as crazy as it might seem.
Updated: November 28, 2006, 12:34 PM ETBy Jemele Hill | Page 2 columnist
The idea, at first, seemed absurd.Tom Izzo as Michigan State's football coach? C'monnnn Izzo, who has spent 12 years as MSU's basketball coach and has taken the Spartans to four Final Fours, started a slight uproar in Michigan on Monday when he didn't exactly shoot down the idea of taking over the football team. The story abated after a few soft denials from Izzo, who is the best friend of Steve Mariucci, and the MSU administration. With a hint of sadness ...
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