McKewon: 2014 Husker offense's lone focus should be protecting defense

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Posted: Sunday, January 5, 2014 12:00 am | Updated: 11:19 am, Tue Mar 25, 2014.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — In the mud and rain of the Gator Bowl, you saw signs of a Nebraska structure that might hold up when vague winds blow next fall. The 24-19 win against Georgia is a mildly encouraging prologue as far as you choose to carry one bowl game into the following season.

Flaws remain. The three concerns — turnovers, special teams and consistent, physical football — are standing for eight more months. But we've combed the flaws into a cobhead-shaped bouffant. We won't forget them. But, this Monday, we'll leave them to focus here:

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