As one special teams hole was plugged against Michigan State, others broke open. A misplaced punt helped the Spartans take down Nebraska.
Over the course of Nebraska football’s 2020 season, wide receiver Omar Manning’s biggest improvements came off the field. He didn’t play much, as he worked on his own mental health.
This week’s Drake’s Takes focuses all on the current excitement of sports, including a very intriguing Nebraska football game this weekend.
William Przystup didn’t know he’d be the punter against Oklahoma until 30 minutes before game time, but now finds himself in an open competition for the starting spot.
Omar Manning had a slow start to his Nebraska career, but made his presence felt against Oklahoma with a crucial touchdown grab.
The return of the once-rivalry between Nebraska and Oklahoma is here this weekend. It’s been a big story all week, and it also dominates this week’s Drake’s Takes.
Despite favorable final scores the past two weeks, the Huskers haven’t been able to shake their issues turning the ball over. They’ve recorded a giveaway in each of their first three games this year.
Through three weeks, Nebraska running back Rahmir Johnson has gotten touches in every game. He’s rushed for 39 yards on 13 carries, and might have his best chance yet to become a consistent option in the running back room.
A week after multiple Husker running backs found success against Fordham, the group couldn’t get a lot going Saturday afternoon in a win over Buffalo.
This week’s Drake’s Takes features thoughts on the beginning of NFL football, the continuation of college football and some reflections on how far I’ve come in the past year or so.