‘Mondays with Mel’: Best quotes from Mel Tucker’s post-Rutgers win press conference

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Mel Tucker and his Michigan State football team continue to roll on. The Spartans are no 6-0 after getting their revenge on Rutgers on the road and have advanced to No. 9 in the coaches poll, their highest ranking since 2016.

Mel Tucker spoke to the media on Monday following the win, in a new regular time slot on Mondays that he is calling ‘Mondays with Mel.’

Below, we put together the best quotes from the presser.

Mel Tucker still doesn't think MSU has played a complete game despite success

Spartans not overlooking a well rested Indiana team

Mel Tucker knows that the Big Ten East is tough

MSU expecting Indiana to be better than expected despite injured QB

Tucker planning to sign more players to replace transfers

Tucker reminded players of last year's dreadful loss to Indiana

Tucker laughs about using Kenneth Walker in the passing game

MSU preaching team mentality

On the importance of goal-setting, particularly related to Walker's Heisman push

Tucker, MSU recognize they still need to improve in obvious areas

Converted RB to DE Brandon Wright starting to get more reps due to success in practice

Tucker on his transfer portal process and success

Tucker on seeing Walker and Nailor handshake TD, scared it might have been a penalty

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