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.
Stopping Buffalo’s running game, which came out strong in week one, will be a priority for Nebraska’s defense this week.
Nebraska tight end Chancellor Brewington saw the field during a game for the first time in nearly three years on Saturday, and ended up scoring a touchdown on his first catch.
It’s been another very eventful week in Nebraska sports. Heading into the weekend, here’s this week’s edition of Drake Keeler’s column recapping some of those events and more.
If you feel that the “integrity” or “spirit” of Nebraska’s sellout streak is compromised because it’s not just people who can afford it filling the stands, it’d be a good idea to change how you’ve been thinking about the streak and fandom in general.