Mixing, matching continues as NU tries to tighten defense
Sophomore David Santos, No. 41, was back in the lineup at middle linebacker against Illinois, replacing freshman Josh Banderas. The defense also has tried three players at the safety spot opposite Corey Cooper.
Posted: Friday, October 11, 2013 12:00 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Ideally, the Nebraska defense would have come out of September and headed into Big Ten play with a settled starting lineup.
That's how it usually works, with a possible change or two due to injury or an adjustment in personnel.
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Friday, October 11, 2013 12:00 am.