Bo Pelini's vision, Tim Beck's creativity fuel high-octane Husker offense
“I'm thrilled with the job Tim's done,” said Bo Pelini of offensive coordinator Tim Beck. NU finished ranked Top 30 in scoring and total offense last year despite seven games against units ranked in the nation's top 35 total defenses.
Posted: Thursday, July 25, 2013 12:00 am
CHICAGO — Heads up, Darwin. We're in your alley. Maybe the Field Museum of Natural History, down the lakeshore from the Hilton Chicago foyer, wants an exhibit.
Think of a creature in a heavy shell. Careful, plodding, comfortable in its impenetrable defense. Watch it then begin to jog, run, find its feet and finally gallop against its nature. The shell fissures, splits in half and falls off. This new thing is a predator — but also prey. For it shook off its shell.
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