Freshmen helping Huskers out of a tight spot
Sam Cotton missed all or most of the Huskers' first three games in September, but caught his first pass in last Saturday's win over Illinois.
Posted: Thursday, October 10, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Sam Cotton was so excited that he almost didn't make the catch.
Before the Nebraska tight end could secure a throw from Tommy Armstrong and turn it into a 17-yard gain against Illinois, he struggled with getting a handle on the short pass and — as friends let him know later Saturday on Twitter — looked a little unathletic doing so.
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Thursday, October 10, 2013 12:00 am.