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Nebraska Football

Breaking Down the Huskers' Bubble Screen Pick-Six

September 19, 2017
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Nebraska took the ball to open the Northern Illinois game. “We certainly want to be a fast-starting team,” head coach Mike Riley said, and that much was very evident from the moment the Huskers stepped foot on Tom Osborne Field on Saturday.

In six plays to open the game, Nebraska did exactly what it wanted to. One of its goals week in and week out, Riley said, is to score on its opening drive of each half. Six plays, 65 yards into the day and the Huskers were at the Huskies’ 10-yard line looking to accomplish that goal.

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