All Michigan had to do was handle the snap and get it off. They do that, Jim Harbaugh gets a signature win for his program and Michigan State potentially finds themselves with near a decade of work undone in a flash. In-state recruiting, momentum, the whole nine yards.
And then that happened:
You'll be hard pressed to find a way to lose a football game in a more heartbreaking way.
And the Paul Bunyan Trophy stays with Michigan State.
Meanwhile, pretty much every Michigan fan on the planet is reduced to looking like this: