Seems that my son CLew may have mono. Only in little kids it doesn't make them tired, just unable to go to school and have a high temp. The Sports Guy was right, having kids sucks, but you get just enough awesome moments to make it worth all the suck. That's kinda like NU's offense... New tagline- "Nebraska's Offense- Just like having a sick 2-year old!"
Lots more happening today-
Kansas vs Nebraska Tale of the Tape - Rock Chalk Talk
Kansas vs Nebraska Tale of the Tape. KU's offense looks way better but has been struggling the last few games
Life in the Red's Blog | Three keys versus Kansas
Physical offensive play (I-Formation); Watch out for broken plays (Reesing to Meyer); No letdown (Texas Tech style)
Omaha.com - The Omaha World-Herald: Big Red Today - KU is flat without Sharp
KU also knows what it's like to lose their starting RB. But even with Sharp can KU run the ball?
For KU seniors, season is not what they hoped it would be - KansasCity.com
This really seemed to be KU's year. You have to wonder what they can do once this senior class is gone.
Can Nebraska become the new D-Line U? - Nebraska Football
BRN wonders if this may be coming. It does seem like this is how Bo wants to build the defense and the team.
Life in the Red's Blog | Suh a Lott semifinalist
Almost forget this link, he's getting so many it's hard to keep track of them all.
4. Kansas redshirt freshman starting guard Trevor Marrongelli: He’ll get his second career start against Nebraska defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. It will be a tall order against Suh, who had 12 tackles, three tackles for losses and 2.5 sacks last season against a blocker with far more experience for Kansas. Suh even added a rushing touchdown late in the game last year to punctuate his breakout game. His candidacy for the Outland Trophy, other individual awards and maybe even the Heisman Trophy might hit overdrive Saturday competing against such a novice opponent.
5. Which Nebraska quarterback emerges against Kansas? Cody Green struggled in five three-and-out possessions against Oklahoma before he was pulled by Bo Pelini. Zac Lee wasn’t much better, but the Cornhuskers moved the ball well enough to score 10 points with him in control to claim the gritty victory. Will Pelini go back to Lee after starting Green for the last two games? Or will he continue to start the more athletic Green, who should be able to run better against the less-imposing Kansas defense than against the Sooners. Whoever starts will be vital as the Cornhuskers attempt to claim their fourth straight conference road game for the first time since 1999-2000 and take another step to their first Big 12 North title since 2006.
Redshirt freshman vs Suh? I'd be excited but I assume that a double team will take care of him....
Big 12 predictions, Week 11 - Big 12 - ESPN
Nebraska 21, Kansas 16: Back in the summer, this was one of the most highly anticipated games of the conference for this season. Kansas’ recent four-game losing streak has diminished that excitement, but the Cornhuskers still need to win to keep their title hopes alive. Nebraska struggled offensively against Oklahoma, but likely won’t be tested as much in this game. Todd Reesing’s recent turnover binge has been the primary culprit in the Jayhawks’ recent skid, and they’ll be facing perhaps their toughest defensive challenge of that gauntlet when the Cornhuskers visit.
Huskers pick up juco tight end in wake of OU win
Not a big position of need, but when a player like this is available you take him. He has 3 years to play 3. DXP has been slacking and doesn't have anything up about him yet.
Nebraska nabs five commitments after impressive weekend win
We got a bunch of new recruits after Oklahoma....... Chase, Tobi, Jay, Joshua, and Jake. - CB
Griffin Earns Spot in ESPN Top Five
Kelsey Griffin was recognized as one of the nation's top five power forwards by ESPN.com.
Make a Wish Radio-Thon - CD 105.9 Classic Rock - KKCD-FM Omaha, Nebraska
No radio appearance for me this week as Steve King will be doing a show to raise money for Make A Wish Thursday/Friday. - CB
Brody Eldridge and Auston English will be out for the season for OU. These are the 3rd and 4th starters that have had their seasons cut short, and the 8th and 9th starters that have been injured for the Sooners this season.
Playing Nebraska continues to take a toll on our opponents. We could put a list together on the number of players injured during or after our games.... someone want to volunteer? - CB
Boise State Broncos to sell shares of athletics program to the public. Are you in?
Janzen Jackson, Nu'Keese Richardson, Michael Edwards Arrested on Charges of Armed Robbery
Bad things happened in Tennessee. Armed Robbery? Wow..... that's about as stupid as you can get. eeesss eeeee cccccc!!! - CB