As the game against the Aggies approaches, final preparations are made. Tonight, it was the obligatory walk-through as Huskers iron out details about the game, refresh themselves about their assignments and hone just a few of the things that will be key for the Huskers to take a victory home tomorrow night. Nebraska is heavily favored against Utah State, but the game will only be part of the story. This game will mark the 250th home sellout in a row. A continuing NCAA record.
isn't wearing his usual number right now, but expect him
to have the right number come tomorrow night. Also, expect him and
the offensive line to have the number of a Utah State
defense that allowed almost 300 yards on the ground to Utah last
Demorrio Williams and Chad
stretch out in preparation for tomorrow's game. Either one has to be licking
their chops, but Kelsay must be especially happy as the entire right side of
the offensive line they will be facing tomorrow night has a combined 3
starts under their belt.
Frank Solich reviews the
troops so to speak during NU's walkthrough before NU plays Utah State
tomorrow night. Solich remarked about the heat being an issue, but was
confident that this wasn't something that they had seen before. Also, any
remarks about Collins were quickly diverted as the staff obviously wants
as few distractions as possible before NU's last
home game before traveling to Happy Valley to play Penn State.
Prior to the official walk-through, Jake
few of the other offensive linemen played around, kicking balls through the up rights.
Well, they were trying anyway. Though a few of the kicks did indeed
go through and some even impressively, I would say that Josh Brown probably isn't feeling
goes over some special teams' assignments in preparations for tomorrow's game against the
Aggies. Jamrog's special teams' unit has been the star for NU thus far
this year. With two punt blocks, one taken back for a touchdown and two
punt returns for touchdowns through two games, NU's special teams have proven to
be truly special indeed.
Nebraska's getting ready to defend
their home turf yet again. Sporting
the longest home winning streak in division 1-A not to mention that this game will
be the 250th consecutive home sellout for the Huskers football team, tomorrow night may not
turn out to be special as far as the game goes, but it will be
something for fans to tell their kids.