Sure the win-loss record last night wasn't great.
Still, Toledo, Central Michigan and even Miami proved the MAC will be strong this year.
This morning an ESPN anchor said, "This shows, if you schedule a MAC team, don't make it one from the top half of the conference."
The bottom half is a different story. Pay attention, Kirk Herbstreit and Phil Steele. Kent State flopped at home against Minnesota, 44-0.
The real tests for the MAC, of course, are tomorrow with Akron playing at Penn State and Northern Illinois visiting the Horseshoe at Ohio State.
Here are today's news stories about Akron-Penn State...