The following story will move Sunday as this week’s Monday Spotlight, a feature showcasing the best off-the-news enterprise in the AP report:
FBC_MICHIGAN ST-SOUL SEARCHING
No matter how many games Michigan State’s football team wins this season, it won’t change what’s happened at the school over the past couple years. The Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal — plus lingering off-field questions about the basketball and football programs — have put Michigan State under the kind of spotlight every school wants to avoid. Amid that cloud, the leaders of this year’s football team can only hope the right lessons have been learned. By Noah Trister. 900 words, photos by 10 a.m.