NU’s momentum comes to screeching halt after key fumble
Georgia's Todd Gurley is brought down by Nebraska's P.J. Smith during the first half of the Capital One Bowl on Tuesday in Orlando, Fla. The Bulldogs won 45-31.
Posted: Tuesday, January 1, 2013 12:00 am
ORLANDO, Fla. — Picture a dime at midfield of the Capital One Bowl. For most of Tuesday’s game, the on-field differences between Nebraska and Georgia fit on the head of one. A predicted pounding had become a barn burner, the Bulldogs back on their haunches.
Picture, now, a hump. No. 16 Nebraska had climbed it far enough to see across to an offseason comprised more of validation than worry.
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Tuesday, January 1, 2013 12:00 am.