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Nebraska Football

Nebraska Knew What Was Coming, Minnesota Ran up 34-7 Anyway

October 13, 2019
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Remember when Nebraska’s defense hadn’t given up a 100-yard rushing day through the first three weeks of the season? Not just a single 100-yard rusher, a 100-yard team rushing effort. The defensive line was feasting and a fast and furious front seven was playing in opposing backfields. 

PJ Fleck remembered. Minnesota’s head coach said he felt like Nebraska’s defensive line needed to be moved laterally in order to open up space for his three-headed backfield of Rodney Smith, Shannon Brooks and Mohamed Ibrahim.

 
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