Josh Mitchell's turnovers gave Huskers a spark, and a leader for next season
Nebraska cornerback Josh Mitchell intercepted a pass and recovered a fumble in a win over Georgia in the Gator Bowl on Wednesday. Nebraska scored 14 points off the takeaways. “We talked about it, getting turnovers, all week — for the past three weeks,” the junior said.
Posted: Thursday, January 2, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 11:17 am, Tue Mar 25, 2014.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Junior cornerback Josh Mitchell had the two turnovers that he and teammates spent all month talking about creating in Wednesday's Gator Bowl, but he didn't seem to think his efforts were too out of the ordinary.
Right place, right time. That was the stance Mitchell took regarding the fumble recovery and interception that led to 14 Nebraska points in a 24-19 win over Georgia.
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Thursday, January 2, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 11:17 am.